Viewed from the perspective of children who will be teenagers by 2030, this video states, “They deserve to live in a healthier world where air pollution, child abuse and deadly diseases are bad dreams, not daily realities.” The Sustainable Development Goals, or SDGs, offer the clearest path for building that better, healthier future together.
The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development helps us to imagine a better world, one where there is peace, partnership and prosperity for everybody and for the planet. But the 2030 Agenda goes beyond imagination to provide a blueprint for actually achieving this vision.
To learn more about the SDGs’ relevance in the European Region and what progress is being made to achieve them, visit the WHO/Europe Sustainable Development Goals site:
Subscribe to the quarterly Health and SDG Newsletter here:
Sustainable Development Goals quiz: https://www.research.net/r/WHO_SDG_Quiz
Fact sheet on SDGs – Noncommunicable diseases
Fact sheet on SDGs – Air quality and health
Fact sheets on Sustainable Development Goals: health targets
European status report on preventing child maltreatment (2018)