Category Archive for "Inspiration"

Global Opportunity Explorer Features Hundreds of Crowd-Sourced SDG Solutions

May 17 2017

From beef flavored plant-based burgers to saltwater batteries that store solar energy, a new platform called the Global Opportunity Explorer is proof that innovation,…

For choirs or vocal ensembles: “We Love the SDGs” sheet music

Apr 10 2017

Do you sing in a choir? A vocal ensemble? Would you like to perform “We Love the SDGs,” the popular song by…

New SDG App Creates Community Around Action-Taking

Mar 02 2017

Taking action for the SDGs has never been easier! The new SDGs in Action app lets you browse and create actions and “action events”…

Sustainia100: The Annual Guide to Innovative Sustainability Solutions

Dec 29 2016

We can keep talking about policies, goals, targets, and deadlines, but when it comes to creating a sustainable future, sometimes the strongest momentum creator is seeing examples…

The UN’s Lazy Person’s Guide to Saving the World

Dec 16 2016

Let’s be honest. Some days, these 17 Goals, 169 specific targets, and a deadline of 2030 can feel downright overwhelming! Thankfully, the UN’s…

17Goals and DOGA Launch Oslo Manifesto at Framtanker Today

Nov 17 2016

Today, the design community meets up in Oslo for the Framtanker conference to put design and sustainability on the agenda, sharing and discussing ways…

IISD opens new SDG knowledge hub

Oct 19 2016

For many years, Canada’s International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD) has been an essential source of information for everything happening in the…

SDGs & Business: “Time to run the red lights”

Oct 12 2016

Sustainable business pioneer John Elkington of Volans Ventures wrote a piece for Greenbiz recently that inspired us so much we decided to…

Why the SDGs are leading a global transformation

Oct 03 2016

by Alan AtKisson Note: 17Goals was founded just over one year ago to promote the Sustainable Development Goals. Many people are now…

Hip Hop Music Video Teaches Young People About the SDGs

Jun 21 2016

Do you know all 17 Sustainable Development Goals by heart yet? Here comes a new musical way to help you remember— in the form…