Sustainable Development Goal #3 – Good Health and Well-being

The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the 17 Sustainable Development Goals were adopted by the United Nations in 2015. The goals and their specific targets together aim at ending poverty, protecting the planet and ensuring prosperity for all.

Sustainable Development Goal number 3 and its target 3.5 is of especial importance to Orexo. The goal seeks to ensure health and well-being for all, at every stage of life and addresses all major health priorities, including universal health coverage and access for all to safe, effective, quality and affordable medicines. The target is intented to strengthen the prevention and treatment of substance abuse, including narcotic drug abuse and harmful use of alcohol.