United Nations - Informational Video
Middle Aged (35-54)
North American, US General American (GenAm)
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Right now poverty ravages 1/10 of humanity. About 800 million people lack access to adequate food and two billion to enough clean water. Natural resource is air diminishing and extreme weather events rising. Our planet loses almost 10,000 Hector's of forest every day. Rising temperatures threaten the existence of thousands of plant and animal species, all while the pollution of our air, oceans, water and soil increases unabated. In September 2015 all 193 U. N. Member states responded by adopting the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, a roadmap of 17 goals. Addressing our most urgent global challenges driven by the guiding principle toe leave no one behind. The's 17 goals are ambitious. When reached, they will mean the end of poverty, zero hunger, lasting climate solutions and development for present and future generations.