SDG Conference Bergen


Background information

Select background information on the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and past activities.

Key documents

Transforming Our World: The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development (Sept. 2015)
The UN Resolution 70/1 in wihch the UN unanimously adopted the Sustainable Development Goals

The Sustainable Development Goals
Overview of the 17 Goals

Norway’s follow-up of Agenda 2030 and the Sustainable Development Goals (July 2016)

One Year Closer: Norway’s progress towards the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development
2016 Status Report by Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Ministry of Finance

Global Sustainable Development Report, 2015 edition

A New Global Partnership: Eradicate Poverty and Transform Economies through Sustainable Development
The Report of the High-Level Panel of Eminent Persons on the Post-2015 Development Agenda (2013)

The Ocean Conference (June 2017)

Past activities

UiB making its mark at the Ocean Conference – in June 2017, the University of Bergen and international partners made several voluntary commitments as part of SDG 14: Life Below Water.

Workshop: Universities and the SDGs – in February 2017, UiB arranged a workshop that started the process that led to this conference.