Diciassette is a group born at the University of Milan. Its name recalls the 17 Sustainable Development Goals promoted by the UN which are the focus of the group’s activity. Diciassette’s initiatives have aimed at interpreting the Goals and communicate them in a creative and also critical way. Some of the best experiences has been the result of collaboration with other associations and organizations, with the shared belief that cooperation is the only way to achieving sustainable future for all. To learn more about this initiative you can visit Diciassette’s website!
Listen to “01_Covid-19 and Pollution” on Spreaker. An interconnected world Today’s trending topic is the pandemic of Covid-19. Most of us are locked-down, following measures from our governments, desperately trying to control this worldwide virus. To ourselves it was obvious that the scale this pandemic reached was also caused by the insanity of this world where it is possible for planes to fly between Paris and New York around 50 times a day (1), or else the fact that in Europe we import 95% of our soy (2), mostly from the Americas… Our world is just so interconnected that it is evident that a highly contagious virus could…