SDG #3. Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages

  Child health 17,000 fewer children die each day than in 1990, but more than five million children still die before their fifth birthday each year. Since 2000, measles vaccines have averted nearly 15.6 million deaths. Despite determined global progress, an increasing proportion of child deaths are in Sub-Saharan Africa and Southern Asia. Four out of … Read more SDG #3. Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages

SDG #4 Quality Education

SDG#4 Education enables upward socioeconomic mobility and is a key to escaping poverty. Over the past decade, major progress was made towards increasing access to education and school enrollment rates at all levels, particularly for girls. Nevertheless, about 260 million children were still out of school in 2018 — nearly one fifth of the global population in that age … Read more SDG #4 Quality Education

SDG #7, Affordable and Clean Energy

SDG #7. Ensure access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all   One of those goals, SDG 7, calls for us to secure access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all by 2030. Three months later, at the 2015 Paris Climate Conference (COP21), 195 nations negotiated an historic Climate Agreement— one … Read more SDG #7, Affordable and Clean Energy

SDG #8, Decent Work & Economic Growth

    SDG #8 Promote sustained, inclusive and sustainable economic growth, full and productive employment and decent work for all. Economic growth alone is not enough to ensure equity, social progress and to eradicate poverty. All employees around the world should have decent working conditions. However, child labour and forced labour still persist today as … Read more SDG #8, Decent Work & Economic Growth

SDG #9, Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure

SDG #9 Build resilient infrastructure, promote inclusive and sustainable industrialization and foster innovation Industry, infrastructure and innovation are key drivers of economic growth and social value creation. Sustainable industrialization can lift communities out of poverty but needs to be managed carefully to avoid additional pressures on people and planet. In developing countries alone, this requires … Read more SDG #9, Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure

SDG #12 Ensure Sustainable Consumption and Production

SDG #11 Make cities and human settlements inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable A company’s entire supply chain can make a significant impact in promoting human rights, fair labour practices, environmental progress and anti-corruption policies. However, UN Global Compact participants rank supply chain practices as the biggest challenge to improving their sustainability performance. Extending the UN … Read more SDG #12 Ensure Sustainable Consumption and Production

SDG #14 Conserve and sustainably use the oceans

SDG #14 Conserve and sustainably use the oceans, seas and marine resources for sustainable development. Healthy oceans are critical to life on Earth by regulating the global climate and water and by maintaining the natural resources that provide 17 % of the global population’s animal protein intake. Many communities also need oceans for their livelihood. … Read more SDG #14 Conserve and sustainably use the oceans

SDG #15 Life on Land

SDG #15 Protect, restore and promote sustainable use of terrestrial ecosystems, sustainably manage forests, combat desertification, and halt and reverse land degradation and halt biodiversity loss. Society is based on biodiversity and the goods and services it provides for human well-being and for the provision of raw materials that provide greater material welfare. Over the … Read more SDG #15 Life on Land