The Ultimate Playbook

SDG1 No Poverty
SDG2 Zero Hunger
SDG3 Good Health and Well Being
SDG4 Quality Education
SDG5 Gender Equality
SDG6 Clean Water and Sanitation
SDG7 Affordable and Clean Energy
SDG8 Decent Work and Economic Growth
SDG9 Industry Innovation and Infrastructure
SDG10 Reduced Inequalities
SDG11 Sustainable Cities and Communities
SDG12 Responsible Consumption and Production
SDG13 Climate Action
SDG14 Life Below Water
SDG15 Life on Land

Sports has a lot in common with the United Nations: It’s international, aspirational, and full of acronyms.

Turns out they are aligned in a number of other ways.

If you haven’t seen this table or these icons before, welcome to the Global Goals. They represent a common approach that businesses, governments and non-profits are classifying and speaking about issues that are vital for a vibrant, healthy world. They are also referred to as the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

How does that relate to the sports sector?

Click on any of the icons above for a current day example of how teams, leagues and events are bringing their own solutions to the table for a brighter future.

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