UN Sustainable Development Goals - updates

Rappler's latest stories on UN Sustainable Development Goals


Most nations to miss U.N. target on chronic diseases – study

Sep 21, 2018 - 11:47 AM

Cancers, heart and blood-vessel disease, diabetes, and chronic respiratory disease have combined to kill 12.5 million people aged 30 to 70 worldwide in 2016

UN honors Zobel de Ayala as pioneer of sustainable development

Sep 14, 2017 - 4:55 PM

Jaime Augusto Zobel de Ayala becomes the first business leader from the Philippines and Southeast Asia to be recognized by the United Nations for efforts in championing sustainability

World lags badly on targets to slash TB, HIV, obesity – study

Sep 13, 2017 - 7:12 AM

Overall only a fifth of 37 health related targets set under the UN s Sustainable Development Goals SDGs adopted in 2015 are likely to be met

Gov't, ILO vow to free 1 million kids from child labor

Jan 12, 2017 - 5:40 PM

Their campaign 1MBatangMalaya aims to help achieve the Sustainable Development Goal to eliminate child labor by 2025

1 MILLION FREE KIDS. The International Labor Organization, together with several national government agencies, vows to end child labor by 2025. Photo by Patty Pasion/Rappler

The winning ideas from #HackSociety

Sep 24, 2016 - 10:04 PM

A look at some of ground up projects judged to have the most potential to drive progress

INFOGRAPHIC: Why sustainable business is good business

May 05, 2016 - 10:50 AM

The UN’s Sustainable Development Goals can be a framework

World leaders to commit to 'people-centered, transformative' Global Goals

Sep 24, 2015 - 7:14 PM

Over 150 world leaders will commit to ending extreme poverty fight inequality and injustice and fix climate change by 2030

PH women and development beyond 2015

Aug 05, 2015 - 10:27 AM

With Millennium Development Goals expiring by the end of 2015 how will the battle for gender equality continue?