Addressing The United Nations Sustainable Development Goals at UGA

Click here (PDF) for the 2023 Student Guide to the SDGs at UGA.

Click HERE (PDF) for the 2022 UGA Sustainable Development Goals Report.


What began as a commitment to inspire the next generation grows stronger each day through impactful research, hands-on learning, and global outreach. The University of Georgia is committed to tackling the world’s grand challenges, from combating poverty, hunger, and infectious disease to fostering innovation, economic growth, and a more secure future for all. The United Nations' 17 Sustainable Development Goals are a call to action that align with the defining commitments of the University of Georgia.

UGA students, faculty, and staff are working every day to address each of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals.

Please click on the icons below to learn more about some of the focused actions at UGA related to each goal.


Goal 1: No Poverty
Goal 2: Zero Hunger
Goal 3: Good Health and Well-being
Goal 4: Quality Education
Goal 5: Gender Equality
Goal 6: Clean Water and Sanitation
Goal 7: Affordable and Clean Energy
Goal 8: Decent Work and Economic Growth
Goal 9: Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure
Goal 10: Reduced Inequalities
Goal 11: Sustainable Cities and Communities
Goal 12: Responsible Consumption and Production
Goal 13: Climate Action
Goal 14: Life Below Water
Goal 15: Life on Land
Goal 16: Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions
Goal 17: Partnerships for the Goals

Click Here to View a more comprehensive list of UGA Initiatives that address the UN's Sustainable Development goals.