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17 Goals to Transform Our World

The Sustainable Development Goals are a call for action by all countries – poor, rich and middle-income – to promote prosperity while protecting the planet. They recognize that ending poverty must go hand-in-hand with strategies that build economic growth and address a range of social needs including education, health, social protection, and job opportunities, while tackling climate change and environmental protection. More important than ever, the goals provide a critical framework for COVID-19 recovery. Read more here

GOAL OF THE MONTH

COVID-19 has deepened existing inequalities in economic, gender, and social fronts, but this time of crisis has also shown the significance of global solidarity to ensure no one is left behind. The Goal of the Month Editorial focuses on Goal 10: Reduced Inequalities and look at the bold steps taken to steer the world back on track towards the Sustainable Development Goals.

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AWorld in Support of ActNow app

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SDGs in Action app

Learn about the 17 SDGs, get news on your favourite goals, find out  what you can do to achieve them, create your own events and invite others to join you in sustainable actions and events.

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Equality in engineering crucial to achieving sustainable development: UN-backed report

03 Mar 2021|

Regional disparities in engineering, especially in Africa, must be addressed if the world is to realize a common future where no one is left behind, according to a report issued on Wednesday by the UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) and partners. 

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