SDG 4: Quality Education

Ensure inclusive and quality education for all and promote lifelong learning

The Quality Education SDG: obtaining a quality education is the foundation to creating sustainable development. In addition to improving quality of life, access to inclusive education can help equip locals with the tools required to develop innovative solutions to the world’s greatest problems. The reasons for lack of quality education are due to lack of adequately trained teachers, poor conditions of schools and equity issues related to opportunities provided to rural children. For quality education to be provided to the children of impoverished families, investment is needed in educational scholarships, teacher training workshops, school building and improvement of water and electricity access to schools.


Example Opportunities

  • Work-study programs, internships, traineeships, etc.
  • Cost-effective education services
  • Transforming teaching and leadership
  • Applications that allow for improved job skills
  • Applications to find access to pre-primary education (SDG 4.2.2)
  • Applications to promote and enhance positive home learning environments (SDG 4.2.3)


Problem Statements from the Subject Matter Experts for Consideration


UN Resources

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