Kenoli & The Global Goals
In 2015, 194 nations in the world adopted the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), also known as the “Global Goals”. Each country has agreed to work on these goals and will be held accountable for their results. There are 17 goals that aim to address the world’s most critical environmental, social, economic and security challenges. They are a roadmap to achieve a better world by 2030.
These new goals are unprecedented in that they are:
- Universal: they apply to every country, including Canada
- Integrated: achievement of any of the goals is linked to the achievement of the others
- Aspirational: the goals acknowledge the need to move past “business as usual” models and seek transformative solutions.
How does Kenoli Foundation fit in? Through the work of our partners in Central America, Kenoli is contributing to the global effort in the following ways: