We have identified the most relevant UN Sustainable Development Goals for Vaisala. Solutions that are beneficial for society and the environment have always been at the core of our business. By integrating the goals to our strategy work, we can better assess our impacts on sustainable development and get inspiration for developing new business and sustainable business practices. Here we introduce how Vaisala realizes these goals in its solutions in both business areas as well as in its own sustainable business practices.
Vaisala's solutions around SDG 3 (Good health and well-being)
Vaisala's solutions around SDG 7 (Affordable and clean energy)
Vaisala's solutions around SDG 9 (Industry, innovation and infrastructure)
Vaisala's solutions around SDG 11 (Sustainable cities and communities)
Vaisala's solutions around SDG 13 (Climate action).
Vaisala's sustainable practices around Affordable and clean energy (SDG 7), SDG 12 (Responsible consumption and production), and Climate action (SDG 13).
Vaisala's sustainable practices around SDG 8 (Decent work and economic growth), SDG 10 (Reduced inequalities), and SDG 16 (Peace, justice, and strong institutions).
13.1 Strengthen resilience and adaptive capacity to climate-related hazards and natural disasters in all countries13.3 Improve education, awareness-raising, and human and institutional capacity on climate change mitigation, adaptation, impact reduction, and early warning
7.2 By 2030, increase substantially the share of renewable energy in the global energy mix7.3 By 2030, double the global rate of improvement in energy efficiency
11.2 By 2030, provide access to safe, affordable, accessible, and sustainable transport systems for all11.6 By 2030, reduce the adverse per capita environmental impact of cities, including by paying special attention to air quality
9.4 By 2030, upgrade infrastructure and retrofit industries to make them sustainable, with increased resource-use efficiency and greater adoption of clean and environmentally sound technologies and industrial processes
3.8 Achieve universal health coverage, including financial risk protection, access to quality essential health-care services, and access to safe, effective, quality, and affordable essential medicines and vaccines for all
12.2 By 2030, achieve the sustainable management and efficient use of natural resources12.4 Achieve the environmentally sound management of chemicals and all wastes throughout their life cycle, in accordance with agreed international frameworks, and significantly reduce their release to air, water, and soil in order to minimize their adverse impacts on human health and the environment12.5 By 2030, substantially reduce waste generation through prevention, reduction, recycling, and reuse
13.3 Improve education, awareness-raising, and human and institutional capacity on climate change mitigation, adaptation, impact reduction, and early warning
8.1 Sustain per capita economic growth in accordance with national circumstances8.7 Take immediate and effective measures to eradicate forced labour, end modern slavery, and human trafficking and by 2025 end child labour in all its forms8.8 Protect labour rights and promote safe and secure working environments for all workers
10.3 Ensure equal opportunity and reduce inequalities of outcome, including by eliminating discriminatory laws, policies, and practices and promoting appropriate legislation, policies, and action in this regard
16.5 Substantially reduce corruption and bribery in all their forms