Sustainable Development Goals - 17 Goals to Transform our World
Good health and well-being - Goal 3

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

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.



3.1 By 2030, reduce the global maternal mortality ratio to less than 5 per 100,000 live births for every race and ethnic group
3.2 By 2030, end preventable deaths of newborns and children under 5 years of age, aiming to reduce neonatal mortality to at least as low as 3 per 1,000 live births and under‐5 mortality to at least as low as 4 per 1,000 live births
3.3 By 2030, end the epidemics of AIDS, tuberculosis, malaria and neglected tropical diseases and combat hepatitis, water-borne diseases and other communicable diseases
3.4 By 2030, reduce premature mortality from non-communicable diseases through prevention and treatment and promote mental health and well-being
3.5 Strengthen the prevention and treatment of substance abuse, including narcotic drug abuse and harmful use of alcohol
3.6 By 2020, halve the number of mobility (e.g., car, bike, pedestrian, emerging modes of transportation) deaths from road traffic accidents accidents
3.7 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 local strategies and programmes
3.8 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, regardless of income or status
3.9 By 2030, halve the number of deaths and illnesses in Los Angeles from hazardous chemicals and air, water and soil pollution and contamination
3.a Strengthen the implementation of the World Health Organization Framework Convention on Tobacco Control in all countries, as appropriate
3.b Support the research and development of vaccines and medicines for communicable and non‐communicable diseases. Ensure that all individuals, especially parents with school-age children, are given affordable and reliable access to essential medicines and vaccines
3.c Increase health financing and the recruitment, development, training and retention of the health workforce
3.d Strengthen the capacity for early warning, risk reduction and management of national and global health risks