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Idealist : Professional and Educational Opportunities in Sustainability

A platform for discovering jobs, internships, volunteering & educational opportunities in the sustainability sector.

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Action Without Borders

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  • For Businesses
  • For Everyone
  • For Students

Idealist : Professional and Educational Opportunities in Sustainability

Theme

Type of Resource

Source

Action Without Borders

Age Group

About this resource

The Idealist website is run by a non-profit organisation based in New York and houses an extensive list of resources for students, professionals and anyone interested in making a difference. You can find opportunities from all over the globe by locality, interests or specific skill sets. Employers and Organisations can post job listings, volunteer opportunities and much more.

Why we recommend this resource

The platform serves as an hub for employers and opportunity seekers alike, helping to connect them to one another. It provides high quality information and a rich directory of resources to help anyone working, recruiting or planning to study in sustainability related positions. It’s an excellent platform to find an abundance of do-good opportunites linked to almost all of the 17 SDGs and tailored to fit your needs and preferences.

Goals met by this resource

Goal 1: No Poverty
End poverty in all its forms everywhere.
Goal 2: Zero Hunger
End hunger, achieve food security and improved nutrition and promote sustainable agriculture.
Goal 3: Good Health and Well-Being
Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages.
Goal 4: Quality Education
Ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and promote lifelong learning opportunities for all.
Goal 5: Gender Equality
Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls.
Goal 6: Clean Water and Sanitation
Ensure availability and sustainable management of water and sanitation for all.
Goal 7: Affordable and Clean Energy
Ensure access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all.
Goal 8: Decent Work and Economic Growth
Promote sustained, inclusive and sustainable economic growth, full and productive employment and decent work for all.
Goal 9: Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure
Build resilient infrastructure, promote inclusive and sustainable industrialization and foster innovation.
Goal 10: Reduced Inequalities
Reduce inequality within and among countries.
Goal 11: Sustainable Cities and Communities
Make cities and human settlements inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable.
Goal 12: Responsible Consumption and Production
Ensure sustainable consumption and production patterns.
Goal 13: Climate Action
Take urgent action to combat climate change and its impacts.
Goal 14: Life Below Water
Conserve and sustainably use the oceans, seas and marine resources for sustainable development.
Goal 15: Life on Land
Protect, restore and promote sustainable use of terrestrial ecosystems, sustainably manage forests, combat desertification, and halt and reverse land degradation and halt biodiversity loss.
Goal 16: Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions
Promote peaceful and inclusive societies for sustainable development, provide access to justice for all and build effective, accountable and inclusive institutions at all levels.
Goal 17: Partnerships for the Goals
Strengthen the means of implementation and revitalise the global partnership for sustainable development.

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