SDG 3 – Good Health and Well Being

“Ensuring healthy lives and promoting the well-being at all ages is essential to sustainable development.” (UN Sustainable Goals, SDG 3)

Despite the significant progresses and milestones achieved in the last decades, many more efforts are needed to fully eradicate a wide range of diseases and address many different persistent and emerging health issues. By focusing on providing more efficient funding of health systems, improved sanitation and hygiene, increased access to physicians and more tips on ways to reduce ambient pollution, significant progress can be made in helping to save the lives of millions.

In line with this objective, the Elsevier Foundation has launched a number of initiatives in collaboration with its partners. To know more about it, check out the articles below.

Research4Life – Celebrating 20 years of lifesaving research

Raharman Tamang, 20, was using a circular saw to cut a steel rod at a metal shop in Bhaktapur, Nepal, ...
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Creating an inclusive research ecosystem for the Global South

At 20, Research4Life continues to evolve amid the rise in research from the Global South and the growth of open ...
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Driving inclusive health and research through global partnerships

For its 15th anniversary, the Elsevier Foundation has added Race & Ethnicity partnerships to support STEM diversity and combat health ...
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New Race & Ethnicity partnerships drive equality in research

Inequities in academic research are manifested in many different ways: from the low proportion of women who are tenured professors, ...
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How COVID-19 is impacting our partners

2020 has witnessed significant challenges for the non-profit sector, amidst the COVID-19 pandemic that has stroke at the beginning of ...
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Working towards inclusive health

In October we held our annual interim Board Meeting. Two of our Inclusive Health partners, the National League for Nursing and the Sansum ...
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The Elsevier Foundation history

In many ways, 2020 has been a game changer for health, research and underserved groups. COVID-19 has highlighted the searing ...
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Celebrating the Green & Sustainable Chemistry Challenge’s 5th anniversary – Interviews with past winners series

We believe that chemistry plays a critical role in developing a sustainable future. Chemists have a special responsibility to develop ...
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4 experts on how to advance sustainable development

What do we really need to do to achieve the UN SDGs by 2030? Elsevier’s new report on the progress ...
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Report: Mapping research to advance the SDGs

Elsevier’s analysis reveals gaps and strengths to support the UN’s 2030 Sustainable Development Goals Five years ago, the UN Sustainable Development ...
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