Sustainable Development Goals


The Nexus of Green Buildings, Public Health, and the U.N. Sustainable Development Goals.

Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

Health as the Foundation

Buildings play a critical role in the sustainable development challenges we face, but they can also play a role in helping us overcome these challenges in sustainable and equitable ways. What is the role of buildings in advancing the United Nations (UN) Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and addressing the challenges posed by rapid urbanization, natural resource constraints, and climate change?

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“We Shape our Buildings; Thereafter They Shape Us”

Winston Churchill

The United nations Sustainable Development Goals