Sustainable Development Goal

Sustainable Cities and Communities

Make cities and human settlements inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable.

Goal 11 Targets

11.1 By 2030, ensure access for all to adequate, safe and affordable housing and basic services and upgrade slums

11.2 By 2030, provide access to safe, affordable, accessible and sustainable transport systems for all, improving road safety, notably by expanding public transport, with special attention to the needs of those in vulnerable situations, women, children, persons with disabilities and older persons

11.3 By 2030, enhance inclusive and sustainable urbanization and capacity for participatory, integrated and sustainable human settlement planning and management in all countries

11.4 Strengthen efforts to protect and safeguard the world’s cultural and natural heritage

11.5 By 2030, significantly reduce the number of deaths and the number of people affected and substantially decrease the direct economic losses relative to global gross domestic product caused by disasters, including water-related disasters, with a focus on protecting the poor and people in vulnerable situations

11.6 By 2030, reduce the adverse per capita environmental impact of cities, including by paying special attention to air quality and municipal and other waste management

11.7 By 2030, provide universal access to safe, inclusive and accessible, green and public spaces, in particular for women and children, older persons and persons with disabilities

11.A Support positive economic, social and environmental links between urban, peri-urban and rural areas by strengthening national and regional development planning

11.B By 2020, substantially increase the number of cities and human settlements adopting and implementing integrated policies and plans towards inclusion, resource efficiency, mitigation and adaptation to climate change, resilience to disasters, and develop and implement, in line with the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030, holistic disaster risk management at all levels

11.C Support least developed countries, including through financial and technical assistance, in building sustainable and resilient buildings utilizing local materials


SourceUN Sustainable Development


Implementing partners

International Telecommunication Union
United Nations Economic Commission for Europe
United Nations Environment Programme
World Health Organization
United Nations Resident Coordinator Office
United Nations Institute for Training and Research
Civil Society Organizations (CSOs)
UNECE regular funds
Local Government Unit (LGU)
Banja Luka
BiH Agency for Statistics
BiH Ministry of Civil Affairs
BiH Ministry of Communications and Transport
BiH Ministry of Foreign Trade and Economic Relations
BiH Ministry of Security
FBiH Civil Protection Administration
FBiH Ministry of Agriculture, Water Management and Forestry
FBiH Ministry of Culture and Sports
FBiH Ministry of Education and Science
FBiH Ministry of Energy, Mining and Industry
FBiH Ministry of Environment and Tourism
FBiH Ministry of Health
FBiH Ministry of Labour and Social Policy
FBiH Ministry of Spatial Planning
Grad Sarajevo
HNK Ministry of Education, Science, Culture and Sports
HNK Ministry of Trade, Tourism and Environmental Protection
KS Ministry of Physical Planning, Construction and Environmental Protection
RS Civil Protection Administration
RS Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Water Management
RS Ministry of Education and Culture
RS Ministry of Energy and Mining
RS Ministry of Health and Social Welfare
RS Ministry of Spatial Planning, Construction and Ecology
TK Ministry of Physical Planning and Environmental Protection
National Non-Governmental Organizations
FBiH Agency for the Sava River Watershed
FBiH Agency for the Adriatic Sea Watershed
RS Public Institution “Vode Srpske”

Investing Partners

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
International Telecommunication Union
United Nations Development Programme
United Nations Environment Programme
United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation
United Nations Population Fund
United Nations Children's Fund
European Commission
European Commission - Neighbourhood and Enlargement Negotiations
Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation
United States Agency for International Development
Government of Sweden
Government of the United States of America
Government of Germany
The European Union
Government of Switzerland
The Global Environment Facility
Regular Programme Of Technical Cooperation
UN Development Account Projects
Government of Bosnia and Herzegovina
Government of Czech Republic
The Green Climate Fund
Joint Sustainable Development Goals Fund