Sustainable Development Goals

lucy's 2On September 25th 2015, countries adopted a set of goals to end poverty, protect the planet, and ensure prosperity for all as part of a new sustainable development agenda. Each goal has specific targets to be achieved over the next 15 years.

The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), officially known as Transforming our world: the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development is a set of 17 “Global Goals” with 169 targets between them.

Resources

Sustainable Development Goals

The Sustainable Development Goals Report 2016

SDGs-17 Goals

Toward a Sustainable Community of Life March 2016.UNION

Getting Started with the SDGs

“We Love the SDGs” is an inspirational — and danceable! — song that was written and performed by Alan AtKisson for 17Goals. The official launch date for the song and the music video was 1 January 2016, which was also when the SDGs come into effect worldwide.Watch the music video. 

WHAT ARE SDGs and Why Should We Care