17 Sustainable Development Goals: these are the blueprint to a better future for all. They cover the global challenges we face, including those linked to poverty, inequality, climate, environmental decline, prosperity and peace and justice. The goals are interconnected, and in order to leave no one behind must be achieved by 2030.
Fact: about 29,000 children under the age of 5 (around 21 per minute) die everyday – mainly from preventable causes: diarrhoea, malaria, neonatal infection, pneumonia, preterm delivery or lack of oxygen at birth.
Visit our Global Citizenship Pinterest to find ways you and your Eco-School can help make a difference today.
(Re)Love Our Gadgets
Coming Soon: In the age of rapidly developing technology and increased e-waste our new Global Citizenship call to action will show you how to (re)love your outdated gadgets in a way that also helps isolated members of your local community and grandparents.
This is a great topic! Pull together all the charity work your school is probably already doing for events like Red Nose Day, Children in Need or Sports Relief.
Working with any other local, national or international charity will be accepted as evidence for this topic. Other action can include links to:
See what work other schools across England have done on our Global Citizenship topic.
If you have done any work on Global Citizenship in your school, get in touch: eco-School@keepbritaintidy.org
International Eco-Schools Twinning Programme
Available to all Green Flag schools who wish to work on international actions with Eco-Schools from across the globe.
If you are interested in developing your eco-actions globally sign up here to partner with an Eco-School from one of the other 67 countries running the programme.
In order to help with the twinning please use our resources below: