What is "SDG Heroes"?
"SDG" stands for the Sustainable Development Goals. Officially known as Transforming Our World: the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development is a set of 17 Global Goals designed by the United Nations through a deliberative process involving its 193 Member States, as well as global civil society. The purpose of the Goals is to achieve a sustainable and inclusive future for people, planet and prosperity - by 2030.
"SDG Heroes" is a unique photographic series celebrating local and global leaders at the forefront meeting the 17 UN Sustainable Development Goals. Each of the SDG Heroes holds a personal object symbolizing the single Goal they feel is most vital for them.