Topic 1 Introduction

u201cThe Sustainable Development Goalsu00a0are a universal call to end poverty, protect the planet and improve the lives and prospects of everyone, everywhere. The 17 Goals were adopted by all UN Member States in 2015, as part of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Developmentu00a0which set out a 15-year plan to achieve the Goals.u201d

Cultural sector being the main facilitator for change in society means according responsibilities that will be learnt here:

u2751Understand the SDGs framework

u2751Assess the necessary tools for action