by Robbert Dijkgraaf, Daya Reddy, Eva Alisic et al.
InterAcademy Partnership, December 2017
20 pp. 760 kB
The United Nations’ 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, or “Agenda 2030”, is a blueprint for the future well-being of the planet. Agenda 2030 is underpinned by 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), broken into 169 specific targets, whose realisation will require the best knowledge, innovation and application from all sectors. Scientists have an essential role to play, and whilst many are already engaged in various capacities, there is a need for many more to lend their expertise to this vital effort.