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Promote peaceful and inclusive societies for sustainable development, provide access to justice for all and build effective, accountable and inclusive institutions at all levels


This objective calls for peaceful and inclusive societies, based on respect for human rights and protection of the most vulnerable, assuring equality on the access to justice for all, and also build effective, accountable and inclusive institutions at all levels.

The proportion of pre-trial detainees in general prison establishments out of total prisoners had been generically decreasing, however this trend was reversed from 2017 onwards.

Source: INE


16.1- Significantly reduce all forms of violence and related death rates everywhere

16.2- End abuse, exploitation, trafficking and all forms of violence against and torture of children

16.3- Promote the rule of law at the national and international levels and ensure equal access to justice for all

16.4- By 2030, significantly reduce illicit financial and arms flows, strengthen the recovery and return of stolen assets and combat all forms of organized crime

16.5- Substantially reduce corruption and bribery in all their forms

16.6- Develop effective, accountable and transparent institutions at all levels

16.7- Ensure responsive, inclusive, participatory and representative decision-making at all levels

16.8- Broaden and strengthen the participation of developing countries in the institutions of global governance

16.9- By 2030, provide legal identity for all, including birth registration

16.10- Ensure public access to information and protect fundamental freedoms, in accordance with national legislation and international agreements

16.a- Strengthen relevant national institutions, including through international cooperation, for building capacity at all levels, in particular in developing countries, to prevent violence and combat terrorism and crime

16.b- Promote and enforce non-discriminatory laws and policies for sustainable development