Episodes

Sept. 29, 2020

SDG #11- Giving a Voice to The Homeless Population with Theo Parisi

SDG Talks presents a mini-series collaborating with UNLEASH Hacks USA around homelessness. In this first episode, we discuss home…

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Sept. 24, 2020

SDG #4 - Alternative Education Models and Open Flow Learning with Dr …

Dr Nicolene du Preez and Peter Philips are on a joint venture to re-imagine education. With COVID-19 as the catalyst for change, …

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Sept. 15, 2020

SDG #4 & #17 - How to Fuel the Entrepreneurial Spirit & UNLEASH Innov…

Saying you innovate and actually innovating are two different things. So how does one foster a culture of innovation that create…

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Sept. 7, 2020

SDG #9 - World Events, Infrastructure & Innovation in Brazil with Kle…

In this episode, you will hear Kleber’s passion for infrastructure and education. We discuss the everlasting impacts of the 2014 …

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Sept. 2, 2020

Economics of Mental Health with Isha Sharma

Isha Sharma has recently finished her masters degree in economic policy and international development at the London School of Eco…

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Aug. 27, 2020

Breaking down The Water-Energy-Food Nexus and the Power of Duckweeds …

We often hear about the energy-water-food nexus, but what does it actually mean? In this episode of the SDG Talks Podcast, Femee…

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Aug. 17, 2020

SDG #14 - Citizen science and Whale & Dolphin Conservation in Scotland

In this episode of SDGTalks I invite on Alison Lomax, the director of the Hebridean Whale and Dolphin Trust, to discuss marine ma…

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Aug. 5, 2020

SDG #6 - Sustainable Cacao Farming and Addressing Water Insecurity in…

Camila Olmedo Mendez is passionate about how humans can activate their personal capabilities to alter the status quo and drive su…

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July 21, 2020

SDG # 6 - UNLEASHING Innovation in the Water Sector

What does innovation in the water sector mean? How do you "actually" innovate? In this SDG Talks podcast, we are honored to have…

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July 6, 2020

SDG # 2 - The importance of nutrition with Maureen Muketha

Why is proper nutrition so important? How can we spread this education to those across Kenya and the world? In this episode of …

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June 30, 2020

SDG #1-17 : Unlocking the 5th Industrial Revolution with Pratik Gauri

Voted as a top Indian purpose-driven leader, Pratik Gauri is a serial social entrepreneur, investor, public speaker, and writer c…

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June 22, 2020

SDG #7 - Renewable Energy with Assmaa Almaairgy (Sam)

What does renewable energy actually mean and what are the different types? How can individuals, businesses, and governments play…

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June 15, 2020

SDG #11 - Indigenous Voices with Thiago Jesus

Thiago Jesus is a senior project manager at People’s Palace Projects, an arts organisation based at Queen Mary University of Lond…

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June 10, 2020

SDG #17 - Empower the youth with Yasmin Morais

The youth can change the world! Since a very young age, Yasmin has been involved in social impact and worked along other young pe…

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June 3, 2020

SDG #3 - Diet, nutrition and the importance of your poop with Simran …

In this episode of SDGTalks, Simran Nanwani talks about her own experimentation with fad diets and the need for understanding the…

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May 29, 2020

SDG #6 - PFAS in the water and how we can respond with Chris Olivares

PFAS in the water is a common news headline that we see today. But what does PFAS in the water actually mean? In this SDG Talks,…

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May 18, 2020

SDG #15 - Deforestation, Orangutans & Wildlife Conservation with Deya…

Deya Ward is a zoologist, filmmaker and speaker who is passionate about the natural world and conservation of natural ecosystems.…

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May 10, 2020

SDG #2- Sustainable Farming with George Chapman

Sustainable Farming is not a myth. In fact, we have the capacity to grow more, eat healthier and live in harmony with mother ear…

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May 4, 2020

SDG #11 - Infrastructure and sustainable cities & communities with Co…

In this SDG Talks podcast we hear more about Corina Shika Kwami's journey and experiences working on infrastructure, health and t…

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April 20, 2020

SDG #16 - Positive Storytelling to Inspire Change with Kasha Sequoia …

In this SDG Talks podcast we will explore the "forgotten SDG 16" through positive storytelling with Kasha Slavner. By sharing st…

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April 13, 2020

SDG #6 - Social Impact for Good & Safe Water Projects in Flint Michig…

In this SDGTalks we turn the tables on one of our hosts, Kevin Sofen, and discuss his journey and social enterprise Wristponsible…

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April 8, 2020

SDG #11 - The Impacts of Urban Planning on the SDG's with Kelsey Zlev…

In this SDG Talks with Kelsey Zlevor, we discuss urban planning, the impact of COVID-19 on public spaces, and how the urban frame…

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April 1, 2020

SDG #13 - Ripple effects of Climate Change with Sayanti Sengupta

In this episode with Sayanti Sengupta we discuss the ripple effects around climate change and the small actions individuals can m…

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March 24, 2020

SDG #10 - Scalability of Tangible SDG Solutions with Radhika Ralhan

In this podcast with Radhika Ralhan we discuss key collaborative actions that are required to scale up SDGs, SDGs in Indian Conte…

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