The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are a set of challenges to end poverty, protect the planet, and ensure prosperity for all that the world has set for itself for the year 2030. The 17 goals, which include zero hunger, reduced inequality, and climate action, can only be achieved if the world comes together, and everyone takes action.
Museums – and other cultural partners – have been taking up the challenge and are starting to act. With 17 goals and a total of 169 targets, it may be a tough choice where to start, though. This week, in a webinar organized by Nemo, the Network of European Museum Organisations, I proposed three approaches towards the SDGs for museums (and others) and illustrated them with examples both from our own practice as from others around the world.Continue Reading Read More »