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Global goals and Sustainability

Resources for School project "Global goals and Sustainability" Grade 9 (In English and Swedish)

(Om du hittar länkar på svenska som rör de globala målen och hållbar utveckling så går det givetvis bra att lägga till här med.)

Here we collaborate and curate (gather) links and resources concerning Global Goals and Sustainability.
Contribute with useful texts and videos. Write a description:

A Curate Assignment

Questions to help you:
Value your websites and think

Who has circulated this information?
Who is the author/creator?
How up-to-date is the information?
Is there a date indicated?
What does the author say?
"Why was it done this way?"
What does the writer want me/us to
Does the information contain facts or
just someone's opinions?
Is this information thrustworthy?
How can I/we use this in my/our work?

What are the Global Goals? - GOV.UK

I think that this link is very good and useful because first of all the source is very reliable becuase you can trust the UK goverment and the will not post fake facts or lies. They describe each goal in detail and how the UK is going to work to achive this goals.

Sustainable development goals - United Nations

Here is the full list of the sutainable development goals that the united nations have created.

The site is created by the UN which means that it's checked for false facts.
Because the site is created by the UN you can rest assured that the facts are correct considering that the site is written by the creators of these goals.
The site gives detailed explanations of each goal.

The language is pretty advanced.
Only shows the good side of the goals.

The Global Goals

On 1 January 2016, the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development — adopted by world leaders in September 2015 at an historic UN Summit — officially came into force. Over the next fifteen years, with these new Goals that universally apply to all, countries will mobilize efforts to end all forms of poverty, fight inequalities and tackle climate change, while ensuring that no one is left behind.

Leyla Acaroglu: Paper beats plastic? How to rethink environmental folklore | TED Talk

Most of us want to do the right thing when it comes to the environment. But things aren’t as simple as opting for the paper bag, says sustainability strategist Leyla Acaroglu. A bold call for us to let go of tightly-held green myths and think bigger in order to create systems and products that ease strain on the planet.


Voices for the Global Goals

Voices for the Global Goals Students raise their voice and share ideas for change with their peers through the new Voices for the Global Goals Flip Grid.

Heroes for Change - a comic pdf on how we can all work together to achieve the Goals.


New Internationalist Easier English Wiki on Global Justice

New Internationalist Easier English Wiki
New Internationalist is a magazine that has been exploring issues of global justice for over 40 years.
This wiki is a free, growing collection of simplified articles from the magazine about global justice.
As well as the magazine articles the wiki has many other resources like quizzes, photo-essays, ‘arguments’. A great resource for exploring global justice issues in school.

Made by The UN (United Nations)

I belive that this source is very good to use because it is reliable, professional and they explain in detail what the global goals are and how we can work to achive them.

Länk på svenska - Bidra med ett reportage om hållbarhet/ Gör eleverna till Unga Reportrar! | Håll Sverige Rent . Läs ...

Unga Reportrar är en reportagetävling för åk 6-9 och gymnasiet. Alla reportage som skickas in till oss senast den 1 mars 2018 är med och tävlar om fina priser. Det vinnande reportaget belönas med 10 000 kr till klassen.