Target

Sustainable Development Target 02.a increase investment, including through enhanced international cooperation, in rural infrastructure, agricultural research and extension services, technology development, and plant and livestock gene banks to enhance agricultural productive capacity in developing countries, in particular in least developed countries

Proposed Indicators

Source: Priority Nutrition Indicators for the Post-2015 Sustainable Development Goals1.

Indicator Area Priority Indicator Relevance for other targets
Global Nutrition Targets (WHA 2012) Percentage of infants less than 6 months of age who are exclusively breast fed SDT022, SDT032
Policy Percentage of national budget allocated to nutrition

How to achieve? Where is action needed?

For open data regarding this target see #SDG2 - End hunger, achieve food security and improved nutrition, and promote sustainable agriculture.


Several articles of the Addis Ababa Action Agenda or the New Urban Agenda describe possible initiatives. If these articles are not listed here, then look them up via Search the Actor Atlas using one or more of these terms agricultural-extension-services agricultural-research agriculture developed-countries international-cooperation investment ldc livestock-gene-bank plant-gene-bank rural-infrastructure technology.


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Spanish: #sdt02a - Aumentar, incluso mediante una mayor cooperación internacional, las inversiones en infraestructura rural
French: #sdt02a - Accroître, notamment grâce au renforcement de la coopération internationale, l’investissement dans l’infrastructure...

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