COVID-19 is having an immense impact on the shape of our society. It is vital that governments, community leaders and other decision makers have access to the best information during the recovery.
Our researchers will make a profound contribution toward that outcome.
Monash is mobilising expertise on healthy communities and urban renewal to support the UN Sustainable Development Goals.
- GOAL 1: NO POVERTY
- GOAL 2: ZERO HUNGER
- GOAL 3: GOOD HEALTH AND WELL-BEING
- GOAL 4: QUALITY EDUCATION
- GOAL 5: GENDER EQUALITY
- GOAL 6: CLEAN WATER AND SANITATION
- GOAL 7: AFFORDABLE AND CLEAN ENERGY
- GOAL 8: DECENT WORK AND ECONOMIC GROWTH
- GOAL 9: INDUSTRY, INNOVATION, AND INFRASTRUCTURE
- GOAL 10: REDUCED INEQUALITIES
- GOAL 11: SUSTAINABLE CITIES AND COMMUNITIES
- GOAL 12: RESPONSIBLE CONSUMPTION AND PRODUCTION
- GOAL 13: CLIMATE ACTION
- GOAL 14: LIFE BELOW WATER
- GOAL 15: LIFE ON LAND
- GOAL 16: PEACE, JUSTICE AND STRONG INSTITUTIONS
- GOAL 17: PARTNERSHIPS
Economic growth must be inclusive to provide sustainable jobs and promote equality.
The food and agriculture sector offers key solutions for development, and is central for hunger and poverty eradication.
Ensuring healthy lives and promoting the well-being for all at all ages is essential to sustainable development.
Clean, accessible water for all is an essential part of the world we want to live in.
Energy is central to nearly every major challenge and opportunity.
Sustainable economic growth will require societies to create the conditions that allow people to have quality jobs.
Investments in infrastructure are crucial to achieving sustainable development.
To reduce inequalities, policies should be universal in principle, paying attention to the needs of disadvantaged and marginalized populations.
There needs to be a future in which cities provide opportunities for all, with access to basic services, energy, housing, transportation and more.
Careful management of this essential global resource is a key feature of a sustainable future.
Sustainably manage forests, combat desertification, halt and reverse land degradation, halt biodiversity loss.
Access to justice for all, and building effective, accountable institutions at all levels.
We would love to hear from Monash researchers investigating activities and elements of Melbourne’s urban environment during the COVID-19 shutdown.
send your enquiries and feedback relating to the Melbourne Experiment, please contact
Telephone: +61 3 9905 2720