Category Archive for "News"

3 Organizations Helping Educators Teach the SDGs

Jun 29 2017

Educators have one of the most important jobs there is, helping empower young people with the knowledge, skills, and confidence they need…

UNDP Report Highlights 10 SDG Success Stories from Asia and the Pacific

Jun 07 2017

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has just released a new report titled 10 Solutions to Help Meet the SDGs. The report features…

Unlocking the value of interconnection in the SDGs

May 23 2017

By Alan AtKisson, reprinted from his “North Star” column on Greenbiz.com “It’s all connected.” We know that already, those of us who…

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,…

This Tool Lets You Explore Global Resource Trade Flows and Their Environmental Impact

May 10 2017

According to Chatham House, “The volume of natural resources traded globally has increased over 60% since the turn of the century, reflecting and…

World Bank Releases 2017 Atlas of Sustainable Development Goals

Apr 26 2017

The World Bank has just released a 2017 Atlas of Sustainable Development Goals, a colorful compilation of over 150 maps and data visualizations charting the progress societies from…

Read: How to integrate the SDGs into your classroom curriculum

Apr 26 2017

This article, written by high school curriculum specialist Craig Perrier on edweek.org, not only offers an interesting discussion on how to prepare…

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…

Get more ambitious on the SDGs, leaders tell the EU

Mar 24 2017

A new coalition of national organizations, cities, NGOs, research institutes and other “non-state actors” is calling for a more concerted effort on…

UNSSC Explainer Videos Explain the SDG Basics

Mar 14 2017

If you are looking for a simple way to explain the SDGs to a friend or colleague or could use a review yourself,…