Green jobs can contribute to the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals in several ways. Here are some examples:

SDG 1 No Poverty
  • Helping to create secure and decent jobs 
  • Empowering disadvantaged groups 
  • Working to ensure decent working conditions 
SDG 3 Good Health and Well-being
  • Improving access to training 
SDG 4 Quality Education
  • Providing access to training 
  • Implementing programmes to support education 
  • Improving education access 
SDG 5 Gender Equality
  • Working to prevent gender-based discrimination 
  • Supporting women’s employment 
  • Promoting gender equality for all genders 
SDG 8 Decent Work and Economic Growth
  • Helping to support decent working conditions 
  • Educating and training the labour force 
SDG 10 Reduced Inequalities 
  • Supporting equality of opportunity 
SDG 17 Partnership for the Goals 
  • Partnering to share knowledge 

Find out more about United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals.