Taking Stock: The U.N. Sustainable Development Goals

In 2020, the United Nations celebrated its 75th anniversary. 1014 takes a look at their key targets - the seventeen Sustainable Development Goals. They spoke with seventeen local initiatives in the U.S. and Europe that are trying to put these goals into action.

The interviews were conducted by 1014.nyc and published here with their permission!

Three Questions on Sustainable Development

Goal 1 – No Poverty

1014 spoke with Karl Chan about poverty in New York City. Karl Chan is deputy director of the Bowery Mission and responsible for partnerships. His passion for justice and social equality led him to his current role at the Bowery Mission, which has been serving homeless and hungry New Yorkers since 1870.

Three Questions on Sustainable Development

Goal 3 - Good Health and Well-Being

1014 spoke with Creighton Drury, executive director of Partnership to End Addiction, about the addiction epidemic in the United States. After joining the organization in 2018, Creighton oversaw the merger of two prominent addiction nonprofits, Partnership for Drug-Free Kids and the National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse.

September 2020