A health worker administering medicine to a child.

Below are resource links to support your efforts to address particular health and development issues that may be of importance in your country or community:

Atlas of African Health Statistics 2018: Universal health coverage and the Sustainable Development Goals in The Who African Region

Towards a Global Action Plan for Healthy Lives and Well-Being for All: Uniting to Accelerate Progress Towards the Health-Related SDGs (Joint Initiative) (Comprehensive)

WHO Annual Report 2016: Contributing to a Stronger Health System (WHO The Gambia) (Comprehensive)

Health Goals/Issues (SDG 3)

Intersectoral Action for Health and Wellbeing/Equity (cross-cutting)

Communicable Diseases

Family and Reproductive Health

Health Emergencies

Health Promotion

Health Systems and Services

Social Determinants of Health

Equity & Social Protection


Development Goals/Issues

SDG 1: No Poverty

SDG 2: Zero Hunger

SDG 3: Good Health and Well Being (see above Health Goals)

SDG 4: Quality Education

SDG 5: Gender Equality

SDG 6: Clean Water and Sanitation

SDG 7: Affordable and Clean Energy

SDG 8: Decent Work and Economic Growth

SDG 9: Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure

SDG 10: Reduced Inequalities

SDG 11: Sustainable Cities and Communities

SDG 12: Responsible Production and Consumption

SDG 13: Climate Action

SDG 14: Life Below Water

SDG 15: Life on Land

SDG 16: Peace, Justice, and Strong Institutions

SDG 17: Partnerships for the Goals