SDG# 4 – Quality Education
Good education breeds successful careers, a better lifestyle, good health and assurance of family well-being. No other primary right has surpassed education in terms of awareness and implementation. According to Eurostat data, the average salary of those with the highest education level after one year of higher education in the EU is 50% for those […]
SDG# 3 – Good Health and Well-being
“Health is Wealth” We all have grown up listening to this saying. During the mid-1800s, when America was going through an economic downturn, the health of many of its people also plummeted, resulting in hundreds of casualties which made the famous essayist and philosopher Ralph Waldo Emerson pen the original phrase “The first wealth […]
SDG #2 – No hunger
Food in many cultures is believed to nourish the soul and bring people together. Rightly so the lack of it impoverishes many countries to their foundations by impacting their very strength, the people. One functions at full potential only if one’s body gets a decent set of nutrients, vitamins, proteins and other vital supplements. Good […]
SDG#1 – No Poverty and How to teach kids about it?
“Mummy, why is that person sleeping on the floor?” “Daddy, what is being poor?” It is not uncommon for parents to be confronted by children with such questions. Compelled by our excitement of their curiosity, we try to provide the answers that evoke positivity. We fret that the crude reality of some of that […]
What is Earth Overshoot Day and Why the pusuit of SDGs is more than important now than ever?
What do the dates 29 July 2019 and 22 August 2020 have in common? These two dates are the Earth Overshoot Days for 2019 and 2020 respectively. Earth Overshoot Day is when humanity’s consumption exceeds the Earth’s capacity to regenerate the resources needed to sustain life on the planet. In 2019, it only took […]
17 Sustainable Development Goals
17 Sustainable Development Goals For this post, I will be discussing a topic that goes beyond financial parenting, but which is so significant today that it impacts in many ways our efforts to educate children on the money. I’d like to acquaint you, or for those who already know these…reacquaint you, with an important aspect […]