Towards the first generation free of child labour

An integrated and interdependent analysis of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development in relation to Target 8.7

7. Affordable and clean energy

Energy is central to nearly every major challenge and opportunity the world faces today.

Be it for jobs, security, climate change, food production or increasing incomes, access to energy for all is essential. Sustainable energy is opportunity – it transforms lives, economies and the planet.

By 2030, ensure universal access to affordable, reliable and modern energy services.