The UN’s 17 Sustainable Developments Goals (SDGs) set forth an urgent call to action by all countries – developed and developing – to unite in a global partnership. These goals recognise that ending poverty and other deprivations must go hand-in-hand with strategies that improve health and education, reduce inequality, and spur economic growth – all while tackling climate change and working to preserve our natural resources and biodiversity.
World Green Building Council reports its progress against the sustainable development goals as members of the UN Global Compact.
Our global network has prioritised 11 SDGs where we can activity support the targets for 2030, mobilising the building and construction sector to enable a profound shift towards sustainable development.
These are as follows: