Sustainable Development Goals

Sustainable Newport has a long history of learning and following best practice from the United Nations – from following Agenda21 when we were Newport21 to looking for ways to align with the Sustainable Development Goals as Sustainable Newport.

There are 17 Sustainable Development Goals listed below, and over the remainder of 2020 we’re planning on picking a few to focus on where we think we can, or can partner to, make a difference:

  1. No poverty:  End poverty in all it’s forms everywhere
  2. Zero Hunger:  Zero Hunger.
  3. Good Health and Well-being:  Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages
  4. Quality Education:  Quality education
  5. Gender Equality:  Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls
  6. Clean Water and Sanitation:  Ensure access to water and sanitation for all
  7. Affordable and Clean Energy:  Ensure access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy
  8. Decent Work and Economic Growth:  Promote inclusive and sustainable economic growth, employment and decent work for all
  9. Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure:  Build resilient infrastructure, promote sustainable industrialization and foster innovation
  10. Reduced Inequalities:  Reduce inequality within and among countries
  11. Sustainable Cities and Communities:  Make cities inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable
  12. Responsible consumption and production:  Ensure sustainable consumption and production patterns
  13. Climate action:  Take urgent action to combat climate change and it’s impacts (includes Plastics due to fossil fuel)
  14. Life Below Water:  Conserve and sustainably use the oceans, seas and marine resources
  15. Life on Land:  Sustainably manage forests, combat desertification, halt and reverse land degradation, halt biodiversity loss
  16. Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions:  Promote just, peaceful and inclusive societies
  17. Partnership for the Goals:  Revitalize the global partnership for sustainable development