The Goals

The Sustainable Development Goals are an urgent call for action to tackle the world’s most pressing issues.

The Goals

The Sustainable Development Goals are an urgent call for action to tackle the world’s most pressing issues.

What are the Sustainable Development Goals?

In 2015, the United Nations launched the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. The agenda provides a blueprint for building a greener, fairer future for all. 

At its heart are 17 Sustainable Development Goals, also called the Global Goals. These goals are an urgent call for action by all UN countries to work in partnership to tackle the world's most pressing issues. Find out more about each goal from our Bristol 17 Heroes below.

Graphic showing each of the 17 Global Sustainable Development Goals.

How can we all play our part?

Improving health and education, reducing inequality and tackling climate change are all inextricably linked. That's why the Global Goals recognise that ending poverty and other deprivations must go hand-in-hand.

The Global Goals can be reached, but only with creative solutions and widespread education and engagement. And although the goals can seem overwhelming, there are many positive actions we can all take to make them a reality. Check out our projects below for some ideas!

What is the Global Goals Centre?

The Global Goal centre aims to inspire and educate people with our ground-breaking projects and informative resource hub. We want to encourage positive action and behaviour change towards the Global Goals at an individual level.

We also recognise that the goals can only be met if we work together in partnership. That's why our partners are at the heart of what we do. 

Green Influencer team in Bristol working towards achieveing the Global Sustainable Development Goals.