SDG 8 is a globally recognized goal that aims to achieve a better standard of living for all. As it’s been implemented in different businesses, it has gained recognition and its importance is increasingly being realized. It’s time you say goodbye to the days when you were forced to accept bad working conditions and unsatisfying pay packet. SayPro SDG8 Decent Work and Economic Growth can help you achieve these goals by offering customized work plans, analyzing your current work environment, providing relevant best practices and training, etc.
Have you ever felt that your work isn’t valued? That no one understands the significance of doing meaningful work? SayPro is here to change that! We believe that everyone deserves a decent living. Everyone deserves to be able to live a life of their own choosing. Everyone should feel safe and protected while they are on the job. That’s why we’re committed to creating economic growth so people can have more security and opportunity in their lives.
Through our goal 8 programme, SayPro is working towards creating sustainable changes in our world so that everyone has access to decent work and economic opportunities, regardless of their background or location. Join us in this journey, and together we can make a difference for those who need it most!
We are committed to creating decent work and economic growth for every person and community globally. This is why we support SayPro SDG Goal 8, which calls on us all to work together to build a future where everyone can live in dignity and security. We believe that there is no better way to achieve this than by investing in the skills and talents of those who live in our communities. That’s why we’re proud to be a sponsor of the SayPro SDG Goal project, which aims to empower people across the world with the knowledge they need to succeed.
Decent work and economic growth are among the most important pillars of sustainable development. The SayPro SDG Goal 8 aims to ensure that all people have a decent work that provides adequate income, job security, health and quality of life.
SayPro is a platform for companies with ambition to live up to these expectations. On SayPro, you can find partners that share your values and commitment to making global business impactful in our local markets.
It’s all about work and growth when it comes to SDG 8. That’s why SayPro exists – to help our customers reach their goal in one step by providing sustainable business software solutions that keep them on track towards success. We understand the challenges businesses face, and we’re committed to helping you realize your full potential. That’s why we offer a wide range of services designed to help you succeed in today’s competitive marketplace. From sales and marketing automation solutions to ERP software, we have what you need to grow your business. With years of experience working with some of the most demanding clients around the globe, we know what it takes to reach your goals and exceed expectations!
TARGETS AND SayPro Indicators
Sustain per capita economic growth in accordance with national circumstances and, in particular, at least 7 per cent gross domestic product growth per annum in the least developed countries
Annual growth rate of real GDP per capita
Achieve higher levels of economic productivity through diversification, technological upgrading and innovation, including through a focus on high-value added and labour-intensive sectors
Annual growth rate of real GDP per employed person
Promote development-oriented policies that support productive activities, decent job creation, entrepreneurship, creativity and innovation, and encourage the formalization and growth of micro-, small- and medium-sized enterprises, including through access to financial services
Proportion of informal employment in total employment, by sector and sex
Improve progressively, through 2030, global resource efficiency in consumption and production and endeavour to decouple economic growth from environmental degradation, in accordance with the 10-Year Framework of Programmes on Sustainable Consumption and Production, with developed countries taking the lead
Material footprint, material footprint per capita, and material footprint per GDP
Domestic material consumption, domestic material consumption per capita, and domestic material consumption per GDP
By 2030, achieve full and productive employment and decent work for all women and men, including for young people and persons with disabilities, and equal pay for work of equal value
Average hourly earnings of female and male employees, by occupation, age and persons with disabilities
Unemployment rate, by sex, age and persons with disabilities
By 2020, substantially reduce the proportion of youth not in employment, education or training
Proportion of youth (aged 15-24 years) not in education, employment or training
Take immediate and effective measures to eradicate forced labour, end modern slavery and human trafficking and secure the prohibition and elimination of the worst forms of child labour, including recruitment and use of child soldiers, and by 2025 end child labour in all its forms
Proportion and number of children aged 5‑17 years engaged in child labour, by sex and age
Protect labour rights and promote safe and secure working environments for all workers, including migrant workers, in particular women migrants, and those in precarious employment
Fatal and non-fatal occupational injuries per 100,000 workers, by sex and migrant status
Level of national compliance with labour rights (freedom of association and collective bargaining) based on International Labour Organization (ILO) textual sources and national legislation, by sex and migrant status
By 2030, devise and implement policies to promote sustainable tourism that creates jobs and promotes local culture and products
Tourism direct GDP as a proportion of total GDP and in growth rate
Strengthen the capacity of domestic financial institutions to encourage and expand access to banking, insurance and financial services for all
(a) Number of commercial bank branches per 100,000 adults and (b) number of automated teller machines (ATMs) per 100,000 adults
Proportion of adults (15 years and older) with an account at a bank or other financial institution or with a mobile-money-service provider
Increase Aid for Trade support for developing countries, in particular least developed countries, including through the Enhanced Integrated Framework for Trade-Related Technical Assistance to Least Developed Countries
Aid for Trade commitments and disbursements
By 2020, develop and operationalize a global strategy for youth employment and implement the Global Jobs Pact of the International Labour Organization
Existence of a developed and operationalized national strategy for youth employment, as a distinct strategy or as part of a national employment strategy