Agenda 2030 and the SDGs
Transforming our World: the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the related Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) were unanomiously adopted by the United Nations General Assembly in September 2015. The Global Agenda and the Global Goals are "a plan of action for people, planet and prosperity. It also seeks to strengthen universal peace in larger freedom." (UN, 2015).
Seventeen goals were selected, ranging from No Poverty, Zero Hunger, and Climate Action, to Gender Equality, Quality Education, and Peace, Justice and Strong Instituion. A special focus is given in the SDGs towards partnerships. Agenda 2030 is a Development Agenda for all countries and for all humans.
Background Documents UN & UNESCO
- 2020 - UNESCO Education for Sustainable Development Roadmap #ESD for 2030
- 2015 - Transforming our World: the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development
- 2012 - Rio+20: The Future we Want
- 2000 - Dakar Framework for Action: Education for All
- 2000 - Millenium Development Goals
- 1992 - Rio Declaration on Environment and Development
- 1987 - Brundtland Report
IAU HESD Declarations and Statements
- 2019 - Joint Statement International Association of Universities (IAU), the Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU), and the Agence universitaire de la Francophonie (AUF) for collaboration
- 2014 - IAU Iquitos Statement on Higher Education for Sustainable Development
- 1993 - IAU Kyoto Declaration on Sustainable Development