SDG 2 – No Hunger
SDG 2 ‘End hunger, achieve food security and improved nutrition and promote sustainable agriculture’ focuses on agriculture production and productivity, food and nutritional security, climate-smart agriculture, resilient livestock, and the resilience and livelihoods of farmers.
In the updated NDC submissions, 9% of activities addressed Goal 2 compared with 12% in the first NDC submissions. In the first NDCs, countries were prioritising targets '2.4 Ensure sustainable agricultural practices for reselience and resource protection' (70%) and '2.1 End hunger in all its forms' (13%), linking these to 'Climate-smart and sustainable agriculture' (22%), 'Improved livestock resilience' (12%) and 'Food production' (10%) as key strategies for climate action. In the updated NDCs, countries are prioritising targets '2.4 Ensure sustainable agricultural practices for reselience and resource protection' (68%) and '2.3 Increase agricultural productivity for small-scale producers' (20%), linking these to 'Climate-smart and sustainable agriculture' (22%) 'Increased agriculture productivity' (13%) and 'Food production' (10%) as key strategies for climate action.
Regarding first NDC submissions, activities related to this Goal are prioritising adaptation with 96% of the activities, while 1% focus on mitigation. Meanwhile, for updated NDC submissions 90% prioritise adaptation and 3% mitigation. The share of quantified activities has increased from 2% in the first NDCs to 11% in the updated NDC submissions.
How do countries’ NDC activities connect with SDG 2?
Find out which specific SDG targets and individual climate actions are most important for low-carbon and climate-resilient development.
Segment size = Share of climate activities relating to this targets
Segment size = Share of different types of climate action
Results for the country chosen for comparison or global averages
Segment size = Relative importance
Which countries or country groupings are prioritising SDG 2?
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 2 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.