Rationalise fossil-fuel subsidies which encourage wasteful consumption (Global Goals for Sustainable Development)is an indicator of
This indicator has been developed from the target: "rationalize inefficient fossil-fuel subsidies that encourage wasteful consumption by removing market distortions, in accordance with national circumstances, including by restructuring taxation and phasing out those harmful subsidies, where they exist, to reflect their environmental impacts, taking fully into account the specific needs and conditions of developing countries and minimizing the possible adverse impacts on their development in a manner that protects the poor and the affected communities," which is a component of the Global Goal for Sustainable Development: Responsible Consumption and Production. World Leaders have committed to 17 Global Goals to achieve 3 extraordinary things in the next 15 years. End extreme poverty. Fight inequality & injustice. Fix climate change. The Global Goals for Sustainable Development could get these things done. In all countries. For all people. For more information on the Global Goals see: http://www.globalgoals.org/. This indicator has been developed from targets designed to measure progress towards Global Goal 12: Responsible Consumption and Production. For more information on this Global Goal for Sustainable Development see: http://www.globalgoals.org/global-goals/responsible-consumption/.
For more information on the Global Goals see: http://www.globalgoals.org/