SDG 12 Responsible Production and Consumption

Sustainable Development Goal 12:Responsible Consumption and Production

What is SDG 12?

Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 12 is dedicated to ensuring responsible consumption and production patterns. The United Nations aims to achieve sustainable management and efficient use of natural resources, minimize waste, and promote environmentally sound practices throughout the production and consumption lifecycle.

The United Nations’ Objective

The United Nations envisions a world where consumption and production do not harm the environment, where resources are used efficiently, and where waste is minimized. SDG 12 addresses the need for sustainable practices in manufacturing, consumption, and waste management to ensure a healthier planet for current and future generations.

Near East University's Commitment

Our university is deeply committed to the principles of SDG 12. We recognize the role of education and research in promoting sustainable practices and responsible consumption. Our academic community actively engages in initiatives that promote awareness of sustainable living, research on eco-friendly technologies, and advocacy for responsible production processes.

Contributions of Universities

Universities play a crucial role in achieving SDG 12 by integrating sustainability into curricula, conducting research on eco-friendly technologies, and promoting responsible consumption habits. Our university actively collaborates with industry partners, government agencies, and community organizations to develop and implement sustainable practices. By empowering individuals with knowledge and promoting responsible production, we contribute to the global effort to achieve sustainable consumption and production.

How You Can Contribute

As a member of our university community, you can contribute to SDG 12 by adopting sustainable practices in your daily life, participating in awareness campaigns, and supporting initiatives that promote responsible consumption and production. Together, we can create a university environment that actively works towards a world with responsible and sustainable consumption patterns.