Essay on Notes On The Sustainable Development Goals
Writing Assignment #2
1. Which of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) will you work on either now or once you have graduated and initiated your professional career? List the number and brief name of each SDG along with the important targets.
The SDG I am interested in working for after the completion of my undergraduate education at UW-Madison is Goal 4–quality education: “to ensure inclusive and quality education for all and promote lifelong learning.” The goal has ten targets: (1) ensuring that all children complete primary and secondary education; (2) ensuring quality early childhood development and pre-primary education; (3) ensuring equal access for all people to technical and vocational education including university; (4) increasing the number of people who have relevant skills for employment; (5) eliminating gender disparities in education; (6) achieving literacy and numeracy; (7) ensuring that all learners understand sustainable development through their education; (8) providing safe and inclusive learning environment for the disabled and people who are gender-sensitive; (9) expanding globally the number of scholarships available to developing countries; (10) increasing the supply of qualified teachers, especially in the least developed countries.
2. Expand upon one of the SDGs that you listed above in the following ways:
a. Explain why you have chosen this SDG. Why is it important to you personally? Why is it important in a global health…