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June 19, 2017

Fighting Climate Change, One Meal at a Time

In November, as the world came together with the historic Paris Agreement, we thought about what we could do to honor this commitment to our planet from the place we know best - the kitchen. Recognizing that how we cook affects our world, we teamed up with the SDG Fund to launch a humble campaign based on a simple premise that each one of us can help tackle climate change, right from the kitchen.

June 15, 2017

Universities: Getting ready for the SDGs

The traditional separation between academia and the professional world is becoming more porous and dynamic. How, in that regard, will the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) affect universities and vice versa?

June 7, 2017

Renewing Commitment to SDGs: Private Sector Gets Active

Just last month business representatives from around the world joined the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals Fund commemorate their work as part of the Private Sector Advisory Group (PSAG).

May 19, 2017

Businesses renew their commitment to 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development through the SDG Fund

Leading companies of the SDG Fund Private Sector Advisory Group start a 2-year term and celebrate milestones in fighting poverty through partnerships.

May 19, 2017

Government of Peru and UN improve working conditions of quinoa producers through SDG Fund program

"Andean Grains" has benefited thousands of quinoa producers in the Peruvian regions of Ayacucho and Puno, fostered new partnerships and improved livelihoods for residents in the two Peruvian regions.

May 12, 2017

Peruvian Peasant Women Build Network of Credit Unions

On the vast expanse of the Peruvian altiplano, a land of few banks where cash transactions and barter dominate, peasant women have set up micro-credit institutions to help themselves and their neighbors climb out of poverty.