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Getting Started

UN 1.5 min video : "Do You Know all 17 SDGs?"

SDG in Action Mobile AppLearn about the 17 SDGs, get news on goals, and find out how you can take action



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Sustainable Development Report 2022: From Crisis to Sustainable Development: the SDGs as Roadmap to 2030 and Beyond

ISBN: 9781009210089

Data visualization tool and report including the SDG Index and Dashboards, an annual review of countries' performance on the 17 Sustainable Development Goals.

Universities and the SDGs

Introducing the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

The UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) were launched in 2016 as part of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development adopted by world leaders last September at the United Nations. The new Agenda calls on countries to begin efforts to achieve 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) over the next 15 years.

The seventeen Sustainable Development Goals are our shared vision of humanity and a social contract between the world's leaders and the people,” said UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon. “They are a to-do list for people and planet, and a blueprint for success.” (

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We wish to acknowledge the exemplary SDG libguide created and maintained by Gupreet Rana at the University of Michigan, from which we have borrowed both content and inspiration.