We’re at a make-or-break moment for global progress. While the world is healthier, more prosperous, and less violent than ever, progress is under threat and new challenges are emerging.
In this world, our task is clear: Keep pushing forward. Progress needs protectors.
While there is a lot of work to do, the good news is that a better world is possible if we act now. We have a plan through the Sustainable Development Goals, we have resources and solutions, and we have ways to work together through the UN and in our communities. What we need is the will.
People around the world are taking action to solve the world’s biggest challenges. “Protectors of Progress” shares the stories of everyday individuals who are making a difference for all of us.
Read their stories, get inspired, and join us in protecting progress!
Standing up for girls’ education from Oregon to Capitol Hill
This high school student and self-proclaimed “huge nerd,” from Hood River, Oregon, is by all accounts a rockstar advocate for gender equality and education. Read more.