Agriculture and food security

Development of production systems and rural services favours sustainable use of natural resources

Basic education and vocational skills development

Providing high quality education systems to guarantee universal access to basic knowledge and to relevant vocational education and training

Disaster risk reduction, emergency relief, reconstruction and protection

Saving lives in the immediate aftermath of a crisis, meeting the victims' basic needs and starting a new future with rehabilitation

Climate change and the environment

Reducing greenhouse gases and promoting adaptation to climate change


Preventing human trafficking and exploitation; helping refugees and displaced persons return home

Private Sector Development and financial services

Promoting the economy and jobs through private sector and financial sector development and vocational training


Ensuring availability of drinking water for human consumption, sanitation, food production

State and Economic Reforms

Strengthening the state in service of the people; promoting democratisation and fair economic and tax policies; enabling respect for human rights

Gender equality

Commitment to equal opportunities for men and women in all development processes for a balanced society


Strengthening of health systems, communicable and noncommunicable diseases, and sexual and reproductive health

Engagement in fragile contexts and prevention of violent conflicts

Fragility, conflicts, violence and human rights violations are the major challenges in fighting poverty

Advocacy and Good Governance

For development to be possible, governments must act in a reliable and transparent manner