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Hiroshima for Global Peace

SDGs: Goal 3What is SDGs?: Goal 3 Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages

Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) were formally adopted on 25 September 2015 by United Nations General Assembly.

What is each goal of SDGs and our initiatives to achieve the goal?

Goal 3. Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages


By 2030, reduce the global maternal mortality ratio to less than 70 per 100,000 live births


By 2030, end preventable deaths of newborns and children under 5 years of age. with all countries aiming to reduce neonatal mortality to at least as low as 12 per 1,000 lives births and under-5 mortality to at least as low as 25 per 1,000 lives birth


By 2030, end the epidemics of AIDS, tuberculosis, malaria and neglected tropical diseases and combat hepatitis, water-borne diseases and other communicable diseases


By 2030, reduce by one third premature mortality from non-communicable diseases through prevention and treatment and promote mental health and well- being


Strengthen the prevention and treatment of substance abuse, including narcotic drug abuse and harmful use of alcohol


By 2020, halve the number of global deaths and injuries from road traffic accidents


By 2030, ensure universal access to sexual and reproductive health -care services, including for family planning, information and education, and the integration of reproductive health into national strategies and programmes


Achieve universal health coverage, including financial risk protection, access to quality essential health-care services and access to safe, effective, quality and affordable essential medicines and vaccines for all


By 2030, substantially reduce the number of deaths and illnesses from hazardous chemicals and air, water and soil pollution and contamination


Strengthen the implementation of the World Health Organization Framework Convention on Tobacco Control in all countries, as appropriate


Support the research and development of vaccines and medicines for the communicable and non-communicable diseases that primarily affect developing countries, provide access to affordable essential medicines and vaccines, in accordance with the Doha Declaration on the TRIPS Agreement and Public Health, which affirms the right of developing countries to use to the full the provisions in the Agreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights regarding flexibilities to protect public health, and, in particular, provide access to medicines for all


Substantially increase health financing and the recruitment, development, training and retention of the health workforce in developing countries, especially in least developed countries and small island developing States


Strengthen the capacity of all countries, in particular developing countries, for early warning, risk reduction and management of national and global health risks


Hiroshima's initiative for SDGs

SDGs and Business with an Eye on the Future

Hiroshima Prefecture created a booklet compiled and introduced as a collection of leading examples of SDGs business by local companies in Hiroshima. Hiroshima Prefecture aims to promote the SDGs business through these kind of initiatives.

SDGs and Business with an Eye on the Future

Company's initiative

Molten Corporation

For a fulfilling life extending “from inside to outside,” and a society where people can live healthy and secure lives

Molten Corporation

Raku Raku-ya in Kusatsu (Miki Shokai)

Laughter yoga to bring health to all generations throughout the world

Raku Raku-ya in Kusatsu (Miki Shokai)

Keishukai Inohara Dental & Rehabilitation Clinic

Multi-Disciplinary Team Supports “Diet” at Dental Clinic

Keishukai Inohara Dental & Rehabilitation Clinic

Nihon Parkerizing Hiroshima Works Co., Ltd.

Extend Japanese Technologies to the World

Nihon Parkerizing Hiroshima Works Co., Ltd.

Manac Incorporated

Specialty Chemicals for Improvement and Development of Society

Manac Incorporated

Day Service Center Short Stay Megumi-en Hiro, Nishinihon Denko Co., Ltd.

Protect Health and Smiles in the Community

Day Service Center Short Stay Megumi-en Hiro, Nishinihon Denko Co., Ltd.

Builx Inc.

Fusing Welfare and Town Economy through Integrated Building Management

Builx Inc.

Onomichi Omotenashi Co., Ltd.

Aiming to Become a Place Loved by Community People

Onomichi Omotenashi Co., Ltd.

SANKYO Corporation

Spreading the Use of Bicycles as Safe Vehicles

SANKYO Corporation

What is SDGs?

The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are a universal goals that every countries take action to end poverty, protect the planet and improve the lives and prospects of everyone, everywhere. SDGs are composed of 17 Goals and 169 Targets and the pledge to leave no one behind.

Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

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