Sustainable Development Goals Videos

Click on any of the following 17 Sustainable Development Goals to see a video from a member of the community regarding that specific goal.

SDG Goal 1 - End Poverty

Jonathan Westover - Director UVU Academic Service Learning

End Poverty in all its forms everywhere

SDG Goal 2 - Zero Hunger

Pat Thomas - Founder Backyard GardenShare

End hunger, achieve food security and improved nutrition and promote sustainable agriculture

SDG Goal 3 - Good Health and Well-Being

Trevor Carter - UVU Program Manager Student Wellness Programs

Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages

SDG Goal 4 - Quality Education

Vessela Illieva - Dean UVU School of Education

Ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and promote lifelong learning opportunities for all

SDG Goal 5 - Gender Equality

Susan Roylance - Director United Families International

Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls

SDG Goal 6 - Clean Water

Dr. Hilary Hungerford - UVU Associate Professor, Earth Science

Ensure availability and sustainable management of water and sanitation for all

SDG Goal 7 - Affordable and Clean Energy

Dr. Laura Nelson - Utah's Governor's Energy Adviser

Ensure access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all

SDG Goal 8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth

Mark Seastrand - Director UVU Entrepreneurship Institute

Promote sustained, inclusive and sustainable economic growth, full and productive employment and decent work for all

SDG Goal 9 - Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure

Build resilient infrastructure, promote inclusive and sustainable industrialization and foster innovation

SDG Goal 10 - Reduced Inequalities

Michael Minch - UVU Professor of Philosophy & Humanities

Reduce inequality within and among countries

SDG Goal 11 - Sustainable Cities

Jackie Biskupski - Salt Lake City Mayor

Reduce inequality within and among countries

SDG Goal 12 - Sustainable Consuption

Sarah Bateman - City of Orem Chair Natural Resources Stewardship Committee

Ensure sustainable consumption and production patterns

SDG Goal 13 - Climate Action

Take urgent action to combat climate change and its impacts*

SDG Goal 14 - Life Below Water

Weihong Wang - UVU Professor, Earth Science

Conserve and sustainably use the oceans, seas and marine resources for sustainable development

lSDG Goal15 - Life on Land

Michael Stevens - UVU Biology Professor

Protect, restore and promote sustainable use of terrestrial ecosystems, sustainably manage forests, combat desertification, and halt and reverse land degradation and halt biodiversity loss

SDG Goal 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions

Lynn England - Director UVU Peace & Justices Studies

Promote peaceful and inclusive societies for sustainable development, provide access to justice for all and build effective, accountable and inclusive institutions at all levels

SDG Goal 17 -Partnerships for the Goals

Strengthen the means of implementation and revitalize the global partnership for sustainable development




To learn more about the Sudtainable Development Goals, click here