SDGs follow a series of values, principles and work guidelines that must be followed for their effective implementation, among them:
The 2030 Agenda has been criticised by some for being too ambitious and extensive, but the degree of complexity involved in moving towards a new model of sustainable development requires it to be so. The new agenda is inclusive, inspiring and oriented to transform reality and, consequently, ambitious and broad.
This vision is clear when framing the SDGs within a set of working values, principles and guidelines defined in the 2030 Agenda, which serve as a guide to their effective implementation.
The values are mentioned in the preamble to the document and refer to five “areas of critical importance:”