Sustainable development goals

The city of Espoo has committed to becoming a forerunner and achieving the UN's Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) by 2025. The goal is to make Espoo financially, ecologically, socially and culturally sustainable.

Agenda 2030 is a sustainable development action plan adopted by the UN member states, which contains 17 goals. The sustainable development goals, SDG, are to be achieved by 2030.

You can familiarise yourself with the sustainable development assessment of the city of Espoo in the Voluntary Local Review (VLR). The report includes an evaluation of the city's performance concerning the 17 sustainable development goals of the UN Agenda 2030 program.

Sustainable development goals in your organisation

You can utilise the sustainable development canvas in your organisation with the help of the instructions and template below. This tool helps to understand how you can use the UN's 17 sustainable development goals in the planning, implementing and evaluating activities in your organisation. We encourage everyone to think about their own core goals with the SDG goals. It is empowering to recognise the impact of one's work on global goals.


The 17 UN Global Goals