DU acknowledges that it is the beginning, and at present it may not be covering all the SDGs. In view of this, it has been decided to identify the “Focus Areas” where DU will concentrate in the initial years. Subsequently, over a period of time, every effort shall be made to cover all the SDG, at least the parts concerning the University.

The Focus Areas identified by DU are:

  • SDG-1 – No poverty
  • SDG-4 – Quality education
  • SDG-5 – Gender equality
  • SDG-8 – Decent work and economic growth
  • SDG-10 – Reduced inequalities
  • SDG-16 – Peace, justice, and strong institutions
  • SDG-17 – Partnerships for the goals