in january 2016, 193 un member states started working towards a new set of 17 sustainable development goals (sdgs) aimed at making our world more prosperous, inclusive, sustainable and resilient.
the sdgs are an ambitious call to action for people, planet and prosperity. they seek to tackle inequality and end extreme poverty and hunger, with the overarching objective of leaving no one behind.
find out more about kpmg's sustainable services.
we are signatory to the:
kpmg international applies member firms' skills, resources and influence in pursuit of the sdgs. kpmg member firms' contribute to all 17 sustainable development goals through their client work. our corporate citizenship programs particularly focus on education and lifelong learning (goal 4).
kpmg international develops thought leadership and tools to inspire and equip organizations to increase their contribution to sustainable development. these include:
lifelong learning: creating the change we need for the world we want (pdf 1.7mb): learn about the new global education agenda, kpmg's 2020 ambition, and shared value business opportunities.
enhancing collaboration in pursuit of sdg 4 (pdf 598kb): literacy and lifelong learning : two pages of reflections and ideas from a multi-stakeholder roundtable held in london in march 2017.