In focus

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DGFF 2016 - Goal 17.1
Domestic resource mobilization

The ability of a State to mobilize its own resources and collect taxes to pay for essential services (education, health, social protection, security, and the like) is at the very heart of a properly functioning government.

In focus DGFF2016 Target 17.1

In order to achieve the ambitious Sustainable Development Goal Agenda, developing countries will need to raise more revenues. While external sources will play their part, most of those revenues will be domestic.