Sustainable Development Goals - 17 Goals to Transform our World
No poverty - Goal 1

End poverty in all its forms everywhere

As part of the City of Los Angeles' commitment to adopt and implement the SDGs, the City has, where applicable, localized the national targets to align to city government plans and policies. More information on the localization process is available at this link.



1.1 By 2030, eradicate extreme poverty for all people everywhere, currently measured as people living on less than $33.00 per day
1.2 By 2030, reduce at least by half the proportion of adults and children of all ages living in poverty in all its dimensions according to national definitions
1.3 Implement locally appropriate social protection systems and measures for all, including floors, and by 2030 achieve substantial coverage of the poor and the vulnerable
1.4 By 2030, ensure that all people, in particular the poor and the vulnerable, have equal rights to economic resources, as well as access to basic services, ownership and control over land and other forms of property, inheritance, natural resources, appropriate new technology and financial services, including microfinance
1.5 By 2030, build the resilience of the poor and those in vulnerable situations and reduce their exposure and vulnerability to climate-related extreme events and other economic, social and environmental shocks and disasters
1.a Ensure significant mobilization of resources from a variety of sources, including through enhanced development cooperation, to implement programs and policies to end poverty in all its dimensions according to local standards
1.b Create sound policy frameworks at the local, regional and international levels, based on pro-poor and gender-sensitive development strategies, to support accelerated investment in poverty eradication actions