Goal 1: No Poverty

goal 1 no povertyThe first Sustainable Development Goal is to end poverty in all its forms everywhere.

Teaching

4 modules have intended learning outcomes directly relating to this goal, and 1,231 students have the opportunity to choose these modules.

Research

209 articles relating to this goal were published in Scopus between 2013 and 2018, and 3,985 articles were 'cited by' in Scopus.

What we're doing (University activity)

World Awareness for Children in Trauma campaign

Professor Vostanis’s research (Psychology) focuses on the impact of trauma on child mental health, with particular focus on low-income countries

The Big Sleep

The Big Sleep 2019 raised over £15,000 for The Bridge Homelessness to Hope as staff and students from the University of Leicester spent a night under the stars to raise awareness of homelessness

Courses/modules relating to the goal

Read the full report

Sustainable Development Goals report (PDF, 9.6mb)