Sustainable Development Goal

Good Health and Well-being

Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages.

Goal 3 Targets

3.1 By 2030, reduce the global maternal mortality ratio to less than 70 per 100,000 live births.

3.2 By 2030, end preventable deaths of newborns and children under 5 years of age, with all countries aiming to reduce neonatal mortality to at least as low as 12 per 1,000 live births and under-5 mortality to at least as low as 25 per 1,000 live births.

3.3 By 2030, end the epidemics of AIDS, tuberculosis, malaria and neglected tropical diseases and combat hepatitis, water-borne diseases and other communicable diseases.

3.4 By 2030, reduce by one third premature mortality from non-communicable diseases through prevention and treatment and promote mental health and well-being.

3.5 Strengthen the prevention and treatment of substance abuse, including narcotic drug abuse and harmful use of alcohol.

3.6 By 2020, halve the number of global deaths and injuries from road traffic accidents.

3.7 By 2030, ensure universal access to sexual and reproductive health-care services, including for family planning, information and education, and the integration of reproductive health into national strategies and programmes.

3.8 Achieve universal health coverage, including financial risk protection, access to quality essential health-care services and access to safe, effective, quality and affordable essential medicines and vaccines for all.

3.9 By 2030, substantially reduce the number of deaths and illnesses from hazardous chemicals and air, water and soil pollution and contamination.

3.A Strengthen the implementation of the World Health Organization Framework Convention on Tobacco Control in all countries, as appropriate.

3.B Support the research and development of vaccines and medicines for the communicable and noncommunicable diseases that primarily affect developing countries, provide access to affordable essential medicines and vaccines, in accordance with the Doha Declaration on the TRIPS Agreement and Public Health, which affirms the right of developing countries to use to the full the provisions in the Agreement on Trade Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights regarding flexibilities to protect public health, and, in particular, provide access to medicines for all.

3.C Substantially increase health financing and the recruitment, development, training and retention of the health workforce in developing countries, especially in least developed countries and small island developing States.

3.D Strengthen the capacity of all countries, in particular developing countries, for early warning, risk reduction and management of national and global health risks.

SourceUN Sustainable Development

Implementing partners

International Atomic Energy Agency
United Nations Joint Programme on HIV and AIDS Secretariat
United Nations Children's Fund
The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria
Botswana Ministry of Finance
Botswana Ministry of Trade and Industry
Botswana Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development
Botswana Ministry of Health
Botswana Ministry of Education and Skills Development
Botswana Ministry of Environment and Tourism
Botswana Ministry of Labour and Home Affairs
Botswana Ministry of Nationality, Immigration and Gender
Botswana Ministry of Youth, Gender, Sport and Culture
Botswana Ministry of Agriculture
Botswana Statistics Botswana
Botswana National Health Laboratory
University of Botswana
The U.S. President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief 
Botswana National AIDS and Health Promotion Agency
Botswana Women Against Rape
Botswana Council of Non-Governmental Organisations
Lesotho Skillshare Lesotho

Investing Partners

UN Women
United Nations Joint Programme on HIV and AIDS Secretariat
United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation
United Nations Population Fund
United Nations Children's Fund
World Health Organization
United States Agency for International Development
Embassy of Japan
The Joint SDG Fund
Global Fund Country Cooridination Mechanism
Botswana Ministry of Health
The U.S. President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief 
Rotary International
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention