The Global Movement and Universal Strategic Plan to
Develop Target Action Plans (TAPs) for all UN SDG Targets

The entire world, including the United States, has agreed to implement the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in their countries. Developed countries, including the U.S., has agreed to help all the developing countries with their implementation. Essentially this means the 194 countries of the world have committed to resolve all the significant problems of the world and to have:

Millions of people and thousands of organzations in the public and private are working on the above all over the world. However, we are not collaborating and working together from common plans nearly well enough and

In her article Reading I.F. Stone on Earth Day, Naomi Klein states: "What I.F. Stone saw clearly, and what bears repeating four and half decades later, is that the ecological movement will get nowhere if it fails to connect the dots with other overlapping crises facing our society, from racism to militarism to inequality".

In his book, The Sane Society, Eric Fromm states: "Change must be a simultaneous change in economic, education, political and cultural spheres. Changes restricted to one sphere are destructive of every change."

This implies that implementation of the SDG TAPS must be part of a larger plan and all this work be coordinated and sequenced carefully for which the Holistic Strategy to Implement UN SDG being developed.

To implement the SDGs in all the countries of the world

The organizations and individuals already managing each of the TAPs remain the same. will mainly coordinate the work and ensure the TAPs are completed..

Some the more significant problems and their underlying causes are listed below. We will ultimately list all significant problems and their underlying causes and match them to solutions for use all over the world

Additional work is needed by the Universal Strategic Plan to effectively and efficiently implement SDGs..

Items needed to implement the actions are included in the menu in the left column.

Other key features of the USP include:

To permanently correct problems requires that the underlying causes of the problem be corrected

Some of the underlying causes of our problems

Also please see Problems and Challenges and Urgent Need for comprehensive reform.

Please review the parts of the UN SDGs, Targets and TAPs and USP in which you are interested, Subscribe to work on specific Actions or SDG Target Action Plans from the Common Agenda with others, and/or have your organization and you become equal partners in the Global Matrix Network.

This plan is a work in progress and by no means complete. It provides a framework into which additional ideas and elements can easily be inserted. Questions, comments, suggestions, and help —to refine-and-implement are welcome and can be forwarded to via email or fax (703) 521-0849.

Please note that UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and SDG Targets and Target Action Plans {TAPs)

We are recommending that:


I wish to thank all who have contributed to this work and apologize for not finding the time to acknowledge all contributors by name.

If we work together, continually refine and implement all this we will have a permanently peaceful, prosperous, just, sustainable world. And be a model for all countries 


Ron Fisher
Captain US Navy (retired)
Coordinator, Unitarian Universalist Church of Arlington, Peace through Justice (GPtJ) Working Group
Coordinator, Veterans for Peace (VFP) Democracy, Constitution, War Powers and Prosecute War Criminals Working Groups
Arlington, VA 22204
(703) 725-7849
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