17 Sustainable Development Goals

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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 (SDGs).  

  • Goal 1: No Poverty
  • Goal 2: Zero Hunger
  • Goal 3: Good Health and Well-being
  • Goal 4: Quality Education
  • Goal 5: Gender Equality
  • Goal 6: Clean Water and Sanitation
  • Goal 7: Affordable and clean Energy
  • Goal 8: Decent Work and Economic Growth
  • Goal 9: Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure
  • Goal 10: Reduced Inequalities
  • Goal 11: Sustainable Cities and Communities
  • Goal 12: Responsible Consumption and Production
  • Goal 13: Climate Action
  • Goal 14: Life below Water
  • Goal 15: Life on Land
  • Goal 16: Peace, Justice and strong Institutions
  • Goal 17: Partnerships for the Goals
  • The 2030 Agenda: An instruction manual for a sustainable future

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    Economic and Ethnic Segregation in Europe

    04.09.2024

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    In this Humboldt Cities Lecture Szymon Marcinczak will present findings from recent comparative studies on socioeconomic and ethnic segregation in European cities. Be there and join the discussion.

  • SDG Ziel 11: Nachhaltige Städte und Gemeinden
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    Participation in the post-political context

    03.07.2024

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    In this Humboldt Cities Lecture Oleg Pachenkov talks about participation in the post-political context and provides a comparison between St. Petersburg and Berlin. Be there and join the discussion.

  • SDG Ziel 15: Leben an Land
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    Socio-economic shocks and their impacts on large carnivores

    22.05.2024

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    Virtual Coffee Break (recording)

    In this lecture, Humboldtian Ranjini Murali looks at socio-economic shocks and their impact on large carnivores in different regions worldwide. Watch the recording now!

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    SDG Ziel 9: Industrie, Innovation und Infrastruktur
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    Is Sustainable Transport Knowledge Inclusive?

    In this presentation, Sukma Larastiti will look at and analyze the problem of knowledge inclusivity in the transport sector based on the case of Indonesia. #byalumniforalumni

  • SDG Ziel 7: Bezahlbare und saubere Energie
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    From Materials Synthesis to Solar Water Splitting

    17.04.2024

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    Lab Talks bring current research 'from the lab to the web'. In this event, Mirabbos Hojamberdiev talks about perovskite BaTaO2N and the step from material synthesis to solar water splitting. #byalumniforalumni

  • SDG Ziel 12: Nachhaltige/r Konsum und Produktion
    SDG Ziel 2: Kein Hunger
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    The European Green Deal: sustainability as an export commodity

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  • SDG Ziel 4: Hochwertige Bildung
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    Inclusivity in Education for Children with Disabilities

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    Susan Nasipwoni looks at how to create a more inclusive education for children with disabilities by breaking down barriers and creating inclusive learning environments. #byalumniforalumni

  • SDG Ziel 11: Nachhaltige Städte und Gemeinden
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    Studying sustainable urban planning in Germany

    Cities of the future: some 30 higher education institutions in Germany offer study programmes involving urban and regional planning, a few of them entirely in English. An overview.

  • SDG Ziel 5: Geschlechtergleichheit
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    An insight into Germany’s feminist foreign policy

    Germany is seeking to dismantle unequal power structures on a global basis and to make lasting changes. Alumni turn their attention to Germany’s new feminist foreign policy.  

  • SDG Ziel 13: Maßnahmen zum Klimaschutz
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    Fellowship promotes young researchers and climate protection

    The Alexander von Humboldt Foundation's International Climate Protection Fellowship supports young leaders in their research. This strengthens understanding and helps the environment.

  • SDG Ziel 11: Nachhaltige Städte und Gemeinden
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    Community ideas on sustainable cities

    This year’s annual alumni conference was the occasion for experts to mutually discuss how cities can be designed to be sustainable.  

  • SDG Ziel 12: Nachhaltige/r Konsum und Produktion
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    Black Friday - what's your deal?

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