17 Sustainable Development Goals

Through the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, the international community expresses their conviction that global challenges can only be met in cooperation. The Agenda’s core is a catalogue of 17 Sustainable Development Goals.  

How do we want to live in the year 2030?

No more poverty, a balanced climate, fair working conditions, intact ecosystems ... In the 2030 Agenda there are many visions of a better future – and many individuals and institutions working towards them. But we have still not achieved enough. So, what do we have to change? How can every single one of us help in a small way to build a better and more liveable future?

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Personal tips of the editorial team

During the research on the topic of 2030 Agenda, the Alumniportal team is often coming across really informative, astonishing and sometimes funny content. In our editors’ blog, we write about videos, websites or apps that we especially like.

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The FIFA World Cup – a critical appraisal

With increasing regularity, mega events such as the Olympic Games and the FIFA World Cup provide grounds for disquiet. The controversies continue to escalate, with doping scandals, corruption accusations, environmental problems and human rights abuses. The football World Cup 2018 in Russia is not the first to have received such criticism.

Amina Gharred: An SDG ambassador behind the camera

There is no limit to the creative ways in which we can all contribute to advancing the Sustainable Development Goals. Amina Gharred from Tunisia is an SDG ambassador behind the camera. We talked to her about how she uses photography to encourage people to participate and protect their cultural heritage.

Olusegun Osifuye: Nigeria in Maps

Olusegun Osifuye could write long articles or hold rousing speeches to draw attention to the political and social abuses in his home country of Nigeria. Instead, he raises his voice in quite a different way: he publishes thematic maps on the Internet and disseminates them via social media.