Icons of the 17 United Nations Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, a global delegations of experts developed, debated and introduced the seventeen Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to be adopted by the United Nations and its 193 member countries. The 17 goals emerged from rigorous research into global conditions and trends. They are at the forefront of international development conversations, initiatives and require innovative research collaborations to create new possibilities and a better future for a more sustainable world. To learn more about what each of the seventeen United Nations Sustainable Development Goals entails and its benefit, visit their website or click on the icons below.

See how Purchase uses the SDGs to contribute to a sustainable future!

Many initiatives and programs cover more than one goal, these interconnections are the essence to sustainability and the triple bottom line: environmental vitality, social equity and economic prosperity.