UKSSD creates a space to mobilise people, communities and organisations in the UK so they can play their part to create decent work in a prosperous economy and a fair and just society – all within the Earth’s limits. 

Influence

We use our collective voice to influence people, communities and organisations

Inform

We share knowledge and expertise so that we can all learn

Inspire

We work together to drive change and use our actions to inspire others by sharing stories of success

Driving action for the Sustainable Development Goals in the UK

There is currently no national plan for the Sustainable Development Goals in the UK. We’re going to create it. We've launched an ambitious project to produce the first stakeholder-led national plan for the UK.

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Our Partners

Our Partners span a variety of sectors and industries but they are all committed to the working together to progress sustainable development and deliver the UN Sustainable Development Goals in the UK.

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The Sustainable Development Goals

UKSSD facilitates the delivery of the UN Sustainable Development Goals in the UK. We support the work of our network to take the action needed to achieve the 17 goals and 169 targets of the SDGs, more commonly known as the ‘Global Goals’.

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Latest news

  • Government commit to reporting on SDGs to UN in 2019

    Statement from our Co-chairs: We welcome the news that the Government intends to share it's progress on implementing the Sustainable Development Goals at the High Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development in 2019. Read more

  • Driving action for the Sustainable Development Goals in the UK

    There is currently no national plan for the Sustainable Development Goals in the UK. We’re going to create it. We've launched an ambitious project to produce the first stakeholder-led national plan for the UK. Read more

  • Science without borders

    UKSSD were invited to support a Sustainable Development Goals edition of the environmental SCIENTIST published in September this year. Our Co-chair, Farooq Ullah, was guest editor to the edition which explores the role of science in achieving the agenda. Read more

  • Reporting on the SDGs: Our webinar with the ONS

    In September, we hosted a webinar with the Office of National Statistics (ONS) to open a discussion on their consultation on the reporting of the SDGs in the UK. We had over 35 delegates join us for a presentation from the ONS and an intervention from Dr Graham Long from the Institute of Sustainability at Newcastle University. Read more