SDG 13 Climate Action

Sustainable Development Goal 13: Climate Action

What is SDG 13?

Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 13 is dedicated to taking urgent action to combat climate change and its impacts. The United Nations aims to strengthen resilience and adaptive capacity to climate-related hazards and natural disasters.

The United Nations’ Objective

The United Nations envisions a world where measures are taken to combat climate change, reduce greenhouse gas emissions, and build resilience against its impacts. SDG 13 addresses the need for immediate and sustained actions to mitigate climate change, adapt to its effects, and promote international cooperation to tackle this global challenge.

Near East University's Commitment

Our university is deeply committed to the principles of SDG 13. We recognize the urgency of addressing climate change and the role of education, research, and advocacy in promoting sustainable solutions. Our academic community actively engages in initiatives that raise awareness about climate change, conduct research on sustainable practices, and advocate for policies that contribute to climate action.

Contributions of Universities

Universities play a crucial role in achieving SDG 13 by conducting research on climate change, promoting sustainable practices, and educating the next generation of leaders on the importance of climate action. Our university actively collaborates with environmental organizations, government bodies, and industry partners to develop and implement strategies for reducing our carbon footprint. By empowering individuals with knowledge and fostering a culture of sustainability, we contribute to the global effort to combat climate change.

How You Can Contribute

As a member of our university community, you can contribute to SDG 13 by adopting sustainable practices, participating in climate action projects, and advocating for environmentally friendly policies. Together, we can create a university environment that actively works towards a world with effective climate action, mitigating the impacts of climate change.