SDG 10 – Reduced Inequalities
SDG 10 ’Reduce inequality within and among countries’ focuses on social, economic and political inclusion for all, structures perpetuating inequalities, and inequalities at all levels, including between countries.
In the updated NDC submissions, 1% of activities addressed Goal 10 compared with 0% in the first NDC submissions. In the first NDCs, countries were prioritising targets '10.2 Promote social, economic and political inclusion of all' (32%) and '10.4 Adopt social protection policies and promote equality' (28%), linking these to 'Inclusive policies' (38%), 'Inequality reduction' (35%) and 'Inclusion of low income and vulnerable groups' (15%) as key strategies for climate action. In the updated NDCs, countries are prioritising targets '10.2 Promote social, economic and political inclusion of all' (46%) and '10.4 Adopt social protection policies and promote equality' (22%), linking these to 'Inclusion of low income and vulnerable groups' (35%) 'Inclusive policies' (30%) and 'Inequality reduction' (17%) as key strategies for climate action.
Regarding first NDC submissions, activities related to this Goal are prioritising mitigation with 60% of the activities, while 36% focus on adaptation. Meanwhile, for updated NDC submissions 55% prioritise mitigation and 40% adaptation. The share of quantified activities has increased from 10% in the first NDCs to 27% in the updated NDC submissions.
How do countries’ NDC activities connect with SDG 10?
Find out which specific SDG targets and individual climate actions are most important for low-carbon and climate-resilient development.
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Which countries or country groupings are prioritising SDG 10?
Some SDG targets are more prominently addressed by NDC activities than others. Explore how countries or country groupings are prioritising between SDG targets and climate actions.
How do aggregated SDG 10 activities from all countries’ NDCs reflect climate action?
Explore the difference between type of climate action, share of activities with quantified targets, countries with highest number of activities for this SDG, and the most important socio-economic categories for synergies with other SDGs.