Sustainable development goals

Catherine Bertini: Ending Hunger Is Within Our Grasp

In this guest blog post, Catherine Bertini, distinguished fellow, Global Food and Agriculture at the Chicago Council on Global Affairs, and professor of public administration and international affairs, Maxwell School, Syracuse University, reflects on the progress made in tackling malnutrition, and the challenge that remains to achieve zero hunger.

Businesses are from Mars, Development from Venus


For anyone still unclear about the full impact of the new world order, a glimps

Five ways businesses can achieve the triple bottom line through sustainability

As part of WLE's partnership with The Economist's Sustainability Summit this March in London, the Thrive blog is publishing a series of posts that discuss the role science plays in catalyzing shifts toward sustainability in the private sector and beyond.

Ethics, Finance and the Sustainable Development Goals - A reflection

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In this seminar Professor De Vries will reflect upon ethical aspects of the Sustainable Development Goals. The SDGs are interpreted as an expression of the Modernist worldview, attempting to reconcile aspirations for the good life with local, regional and planetary boundaries.

Agronomy students suggest SDGs should be integrated in university curricular

Food production is essential to tackle global issues such as nutrition and food insecurity and to improve livelihoods of the world’s poor people. Education, information exchange and knowledge about the food system and about sustainable development in general, will play a central role in the transition towards global sustainability.

Putting Agenda 2030 into practice - how the landscape perspective can contribute

Photo by Matthias Mugista via Flickr

One year after the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and the Paris Climate Agreement were adopted, actors in different sectors are processing how these new agendas affect their operations and how they best can contribute to their fullfilment.

The UN Sustainable Development Goals - A guided tour in the context of food, agriculture, and livestock

This presentation was held by Alan AtKisson at the interntional seminar 'Livestock Resources for Food Security in the Light of Climate Change' co-hosted by SIANI and SLU Global in Uppsala on the 11th of March 2016.