• Goal 1
    End poverty in all its forms everywhere
  • Goal 2
    End hunger, achieve food security and improved nutrition and promote sustainable agriculture
  • Goal 3
    Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages
  • Goal 4
    Ensure inclusive and quality education for all and promote lifelong learning
  • Goal 5
    Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls
  • Goal 6
    Ensure access to water and sanitation for all
  • Goal 7
    Ensure access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all
  • Goal 8
    Promote inclusive and sustainable economic growth, employment and decent work for all
  • Goal 9
    Build resilient infrastructure, promote sustainable industrialization and foster innovation
  • Goal 10
    Reduce inequality within and among countries
  • Goal 11
    Make cities inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable
  • Goal12
    Ensure sustainable consumption and production patterns
  • Goal 13
    Take urgent action to combat climate change and its impacts
  • Goal 14
    Conserve and sustainably use the oceans, seas and marine resources
  • Goals 15
    Sustainably manage forests, combat desertification, halt and reverse land degradation, halt biodiversity loss
  • Goal 16
    Promote just, peaceful and inclusive societies
  • Goal 017
    Revitalize the global partnership for sustainable development
  • Sustainable Development Goals Global Goals
    A set of global goals to end poverty, protect the planet, and ensure prosperity for all

  Learning more about LGBT rights in Vietnam – Domhnaill HarkinAs part of the EIL programme you must complete an ‘Action at Home’ project that connects Ireland with the country you travelled. I decided to do my project on LGBT rights in Vietnam and contrast and compare this with Ireland.  Relating this to Goal 10 […]

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  What’s next? – Shonagh SmithAn amazing summer. The best I will possibly ever have. For many reasons, I never wanted it to come to an end. I didn’t want to say goodbye to the city of joy they call Kolkata, the incredible and awe-inspiring mentors, the most energetic, engaging children and the most loving, […]

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Disability awareness and equal rights in South India – Caoimhe GibneyFollowing extensive pre-departure training I honestly believed that I was prepared to tackle the challenges that lay ahead when setting off on our journey to Asha Jyothi Handicapped Welfare Society in South India. How wrong I was. Even though the training provided me with the […]

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Responsible Consumption in Vietnam – Aileen MaughanFor the overseas part of volunteering we have the rare and wonderful opportunity to stay with an ethnic minority group called the Mường people who were very welcoming and kind to us. They lived in an isolated, rural beautiful area of Northern Vietnam. I found value in certain ways […]

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“A small cog in the wheel towards reducing global health inequalities.” – Emma McCarthyI travelled to Northeast India in 2018 as a physiotherapist and clinical tutor with four student physiotherapists on their elective placement. It was my first time volunteering overseas. For four weeks we worked hard with the local partner organisation to deliver individualised […]

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