Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), also known as the Global Goals, were adopted by the United Nations in 2015 as a universal call to action to end poverty, protect the planet, and ensure that by 2030 all people enjoy peace and prosperity.

Explore the themes of all 17 United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in this curated collection of films from around the globe.

  • SDG 1: No Poverty

    30 items

    End poverty in all its forms everywhere.

  • SDG 2: Zero Hunger

    13 items

    End hunger, achieve food security and improved nutrition and promote sustainable agriculture.

  • SDG 3: Good Health and Well-being

    43 items

    Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages.

  • SDG 4: Quality Education

    28 items

    Ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and promote lifelong learning opportunities for all.

  • SDG 5: Gender Equality

    48 items

    Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls.

  • SDG 6: Clean Water and Sanitation

    16 items

    Ensure availability and sustainable management of water and sanitation for all.

  • SDG 7: Affordable and Clean Energy

    5 items

    Ensure access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all.

  • SDG 8: Decent Work and Economic Growth

    23 items

    Promote sustained, inclusive and sustainable economic growth, full and productive employment and decent work for all.

  • SDG 9: Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure

    14 items

    Build resilient infrastructure, promote inclusive and sustainable industrialization and foster innovation.

  • SDG 10: Reduced Inequality

    75 items

    Reduce inequality within and among countries.

  • SDG 11: Sustainable Cities and Communities

    28 items

    Make cities and human settlements inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable.

  • SDG 12: Sustainable Consumption & Production

    29 items

    Ensure sustainable consumption and production patterns.

  • SDG 13: Climate Action

    32 items

    Take urgent action to combat climate change and its impacts.

  • SDG 14: Life Below Water

    8 items

    Conserve and sustainably use the oceans, seas and marine resources for sustainable development.

  • SDG 15: Life On Land

    36 items

    Protect, restore and promote sustainable use of terrestrial ecosystems, sustainably manage forests, combat desertification, and halt and reverse land degradation and halt biodiversity loss.

  • SDG 16: Peace, Justice and Institutions

    65 items

    Promote peaceful and inclusive societies for sustainable development, provide access to justice for all and build effective, accountable and inclusive institutions at all levels.

  • SDG 17: Partnerships For The Goals

    6 items

    Strengthen the means of implementation and revitalize the global partnership for sustainable development, through finance, technology, data monitoring, capacity-building, trade and systemic change.