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Everyone can contribute to attain global goals, UN officer tells Thomasians

Everyone can contribute to attain global goals, UN officer tells Thomasians

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  EVERYONE, INCLUDING “lazy” people, can take part in attaining the United Nations’ (UN) Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), an officer of the international organization said in a forum held Wednesday. Teresa Debuque, national information officer and operations manager of UN Information Centre in Manila, presented The Lazy Person’s Guide to Saving the World, which laid out ways for everyone to participate in achieving the organization’s SDGs. These ways include turning off appliances when not in use, staying informed on local happenings, refraining from using plastic, and riding public transportation. “This is a practical to-do list that anybody at any age could be guided by and know that by doing these [and] by subscribing to these steps, you have taken one step...t...