Tier Classification

Tier III : No internationally established methodology or standards are yet available for the indicator, but methodology/standards are being (or will be) developed or tested. 33
Goal 1 : End poverty in all its forms everywhere
Targets 1.a : Create sound policy frameworks, at national, regional and international levels, based on pro-poor and gender-sensitive development strategies to support accelerated investments in poverty eradication actions
Indicators 1.a.1 Proportion of domestically generated resources allocated by the government directly to poverty reduction programmes Tier III (1) FD
Indicators 1.a.3 Sum of total grants and non-debt-creating inflows directly allocated to poverty reduction programmes as a proportion of GDP Tier III (1) ERD
(2) FD
Targets 1.b : Ensure significant mobilization of resources from a variety of sources, including through enhanced development cooperation to provide adequate and predictable means for developing countries, in particular LDCs, to implement programs and policies to end poverty in all its dimensions
Indicators 1.b.1 Proportion of government recurrent and capital spending to sectors that disproportionately benefit women, the poor and vulnerable groups Tier III (1) FD
(2) MoWCA
Goal 3 : Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages
Targets 3.5 : Strengthen prevention and treatment of substance abuse, including narcotic drug abuse and harmful use of alcohol
Indicators 3.5.1 Coverage of treatment interventions (pharmacological, psychosocial and rehabilitation and aftercare services) for substance use disorders Tier III (1) DNC, SSD, MoHA
Goal 4 : Ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and promote lifelong learning opportunities for all
Targets 4.7 : By 2030, ensure that all learners acquire the knowledge and skills needed to promote sustainable development, including, among others, through education for sustainable development and sustainable lifestyles, human rights, gender equality, promotion of a culture of peace and non-violence, global citizenship and appreciation of cultural diversity and of culture’s contribution to sustainable development
Indicators 4.7.1 Extent to which (i) global citizenship education and (ii) education for sustainable development, including gender equality and human rights, are mainstreamed at all levels in: (a) national education policies; (b) curricula; (c) teacher education; and (d) Tier III (1) MoE
(2) MoPME
Goal 7 : Ensure access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all
Targets 7.b : By 2030, expand infrastructure and upgrade technology for supplying modern and sustainable energy services for all in developing countries, in particular least developed countries, small island developing States and landlocked developing countries, in accordance with their respective programmes of support
Indicators 7.b.1 Investments in energy efficiency as a proportion of GDP and the amount of foreign direct investment in financial transfer for infrastructure and technology to sustainable development services Tier III (1) SREDA, PD
(3) ERD
Goal 8 : Promote sustained, inclusive and sustainable economic growth, full and productive employment and decent work for all
Targets 8.9 : By 2030, devise and implement policies to promote sustainable tourism that creates jobs and promotes local culture and products
Indicators 8.9.2 Proportion of jobs in sustainable tourism industries out of total tourism jobs Tier III (1) LFS, BBS, SID
Goal 11 : Make cities and human settlements inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable
Targets 11.4 : Strengthen efforts to protect and safeguard the world’s cultural and natural heritage
Indicators 11.4.1 Total expenditure (public and private) per capita spent on the preservation, protection and conservation of all cultural and natural heritage, by type of heritage (cultural, natural, mixed and World Heritage Centre designation), level of government (national, regional and local/municipal), type of expenditure (operating expenditure/investment) and type of private funding (donations in kind, private non-profit sector and sponsorship) Tier III (1) FD
(2) MoCA
(3) MoEF
Targets 11.7 : By 2030, provide universal access to safe, inclusive and accessible, green and public spaces, in particular for women and children, older persons and persons with disabilities
Indicators 11.7.2 Proportion of persons victim of physical or sexual harassment, by sex, age, disability status and place of occurrence, in the previous 12 months Tier III (1) VAW Survey, BBS, SID
Targets 11.a : Support positive economic, social and environmental links between urban, peri-urban and rural areas by strengthening national and regional development planning
Indicators 11.a.1 Proportion of population living in cities that implement urban and regional development plans integrating population projections and resource needs, by size of city Tier III (1) City Corporations, LGD
(2) Development Authorities, MoHPW
(3) UDD, MoHPW
Targets 11.c : Support least developed countries, including through financial and technical assistance, in building sustainable and resilient buildings utilizing local materials
Indicators 11.c.1 Proportion of financial support to the least developed countries that is allocated to the construction and retrofitting of sustainable, resilient and resource-efficient buildings utilizing local materials Tier III (1) ERD
(2) PWD, MoHPW
Goal 12 : Ensure sustainable consumption and production patterns
Targets 12.4 : By 2020, achieve the environmentally sound management of chemicals and all wastes throughout their life cycle, in accordance with agreed international frameworks, and significantly reduce their release to air, water and soil in order to minimize their adverse impacts on human health and the environment
Indicators 12.4.2 Hazardous waste generated per capita and proportion of hazardous waste treated, by type of treatment Tier III (1) LGD
(2) DoE, MoEF
(3) MoST
(4) BBS, SID
Targets 12.5 : By 2030, substantially reduce waste generation through prevention, reduction, recycling and reuse
Indicators 12.5.1 National recycling rate, tons of material recycled Tier III (1) LGD
(2) BBS, SID
Targets 12.7 : Promote public procurement practices that are sustainable, in accordance with national policies and priorities
Indicators 12.7.1 Number of countries implementing sustainable public procurement policies and action plans Tier III (1) CPTU, IMED
Targets 12.8 : By 2030, ensure that people everywhere have the relevant information and awareness for sustainable development and lifestyles in harmony with nature
Indicators 12.8.1 Extent to which (i) global citizenship education and (ii) education for sustainable development (including climate change education) are mainstreamed in (a) national education policies; (b) curricula; (c) teacher education; and (d) student assessment Tier III (1) MoE
(2) MoPME
Targets 12.a : Support developing countries to strengthen their scientific and technological capacity to move towards more sustainable patterns of consumption and production
Indicators 12.a.1 Amount of support to developing countries on research and development for sustainable consumption and production and environmentally sound technologies Tier III (1) ERD
Targets 12.b : Develop and implement tools to monitor sustainable development impacts for sustainable tourism that creates jobs and promotes local culture and products
Indicators 12.b.1 Number of sustainable tourism strategies or policies and implemented action plans with agreed monitoring and evaluation tools Tier III (1) MoCAT
(2) Bangladesh Forest Department (BFD), MoEF
(3) MoCA
Goal 13 : Take urgent action to combat climate change and its impacts
Targets 13.2 : Integrate climate change measures into national policies, strategies and planning
Indicators 13.2.1 Number of countries that have communicated the establishment or operationalization of an integrated policy/strategy/plan which increases their ability to adapt to the adverse impacts of climate change, and foster climate resilience and low greenhouse gas emissions development in a manner that does not threaten food production (including a national adaptation plan, nationally determined contribution, national communication, biennial update report or other) Tier III (1) MoEF
(2) MoDMR
Targets 13.3 : Improve education, awareness-raising and human and institutional capacity on climate change mitigation, adaptation, impact reduction and early warning
Indicators 13.3.1 Number of countries that have integrated mitigation, adaptation, impact reduction and early warning into primary, secondary and tertiary curricula Tier III (1) MoDMR
Indicators 13.3.2 Number of countries that have communicated the strengthening of institutional, systemic and individual capacity-building to implement adaptation, mitigation and technology transfer, and development actions Tier III (1) MoDMR
(2) DoE, MoEF
Targets 13.a : Implement the commitment undertaken by developed-country parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change to a goal of mobilizing jointly $100 billion annually by 2020 from all sources to address the needs of developing countries in the context of meaningful mitigation actions and transparency on implementation and fully operationalize the Green Climate Fund through its capitalization as soon as possible
Indicators 13.a.1 Mobilized amount of United States dollars per year starting in 2020 accountable towards the $ 100 billion commitment Tier III (1) ERD
(2) MoEF
Targets 13.b : Promote mechanisms for raising capacity for effective climate change-related planning and management in least developed countries and small island developing States, including focusing on women, youth and local and marginalized communities
Indicators 13.b.1 Number of least developed countries and small island developing States that are receiving specialized support, and amount of support, including finance, technology and capacity-building, for mechanisms for raising capacities for effective climate change-related planning and management, including focusing on women, youth and local and marginalized communities Tier III (1) ERD
Goal 14 : Conserve and sustainably use the oceans, seas and marine resources for sustainable development
Targets 14.1 : By 2025, prevent and significantly reduce marine pollution of all kinds, in particular from land-based activities, including marine debris and nutrient pollution
Indicators 14.1.1 Index of coastal eutrophication and floating plastic debris density Tier III (1) DoE, MoEF
(2) MoS
(3) BN, MoD
Targets 14.2 : By 2020, sustainably manage and protect marine and coastal ecosystems to avoid significant adverse impacts, including by strengthening their resilience, and take action for their restoration in order to achieve healthy and productive oceans
Indicators 14.2.1 Proportion of national exclusive economic zones managed using ecosystem-based approaches Tier III (1) DoE, MoEF
(2) Bangladesh Forest Department (BFD), MoEF
Targets 14.c : Enhance the conservation and sustainable use of oceans and their resources by implementing international law as reflected in the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea, which provides the legal framework for the conservation and sustainable use of oceans and their resources, as recalled in paragraph 158 of “The future we want"
Indicators 14.c.1 Number of countries making progress in ratifying, accepting and implementing through legal, policy and institutional frameworks, ocean-related instruments that implement international law, as reflected in the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea, for the conservation and sustainable use of the oceans and their resources Tier III (1) MOFA
Goal 15 : Protect, restore and promote sustainable use of terrestrial ecosystems, sustainably manage forests, combat desertification, and halt and reverse land degradation and halt biodiversity loss
Targets 15.9 : By 2020, integrate ecosystem and biodiversity values into national and local planning, development processes, poverty reduction strategies and accounts
Indicators 15.9.1 Progress towards national targets established in accordance with Aichi Biodiversity Target 2 of the Strategic Plan for Biodiversity 2011-2020 Tier III (1) MoEF
(2) Bangladesh Forest Department (BFD), MoEF
Goal 16 : Promote peaceful and inclusive societies for sustainable development, provide access to justice for all and build effective, accountable and inclusive institutions at all levels
Targets 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
Indicators 16.4.1 Total value of inward and outward illicit financial flows (in current United States dollars) Tier III (1) BB, FID
Goal 17 : Strengthen the means of implementation and revitalize the global partnership for sustainable development
Targets 17.5 : Adopt and implement investment promotion regimes for least developed countries
Indicators 17.5.1 Number of countries that adopt and implement investment promotion regimes for least developed countries Tier III (1) BIDA, PMO
(2) NBR, IRD
Targets 17.6 : Enhance North-South, South-South and triangular regional and international cooperation on and access to science, technology and innovation and enhance knowledge-sharing on mutually agreed terms, including through improved coordination among existing mechanisms, in particular at the United Nations level, and through a global technology facilitation mechanism
Indicators 17.6.1 Number of science and/or technology cooperation agreements and programmes between countries, by type of cooperation Tier III (1) MoST
(2) MOFA
(3) ERD
Targets 17.7 : Promote the development, transfer, dissemination and diffusion of environmentally sound technologies to developing countries on favorable terms, including on concessional and preferential terms, as mutually agreed
Indicators 17.7.1 Total amount of approved funding for developing countries to promote the development, transfer, dissemination and diffusion of environmentally sound technologies Tier III (1) ERD
Targets 17.14 : Enhance policy coherence for sustainable development
Indicators 17.14.1 Number of countries with mechanisms in place to enhance policy coherence of sustainable development Tier III (1) GED
(2) MoEF
Targets 17.17 : Encourage and promote effective public, public-private and civil society partnerships, building on the experience and resourcing strategies of partnerships
Indicators 17.17.1 Amount of United States dollars committed to public-private and civil society partnerships Tier III (1) NGOAB, PMO
(2) PPPA
(3) ERD
Targets 17.18 : By 2020, enhance capacity-building support to developing countries, including for least developed countries and small island developing States, to increase significantly the availability of high-quality, timely and reliable data disaggregated by income, gender, age, race, ethnicity, migratory status, disability, geographic location and other characteristics relevant in national contexts
Indicators 17.18.1 Proportion of sustainable development indicators produced at the national level with full disaggregation when relevant to the target, in accordance with the Fundamental Principles of Official Statistics Tier III (1) GED
(2) SDG Cell, SID