Montanuniversität Leoben has 243 projects with impact on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Each Project can have impact on multible SDGs, therefor the total impact on SDGs is 528:
The Sustainable Development Goals are 17 societal goals of our times, which were ratified by the UN in 2015. The goals are multi-layered and need to be tackled together to balance the three dimensions of sustainable development: the economic, social and environmental. Together with 192 other states Austria declared to support the SDGs. Raw materials and their processing have a considerable impact on development, economy and modern society. Therefore, RIC Leoben is occupied with the sustainable handling of resources in the light of the SDGs. Montanuniversitaet has vast expertise on the value-life-cycle of raw materials which is mirrored in the responsible use of these resources.