students holding up signs with the sustainable development goals

Using the United Nations 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) as a guide, Environment is poised to lead Waterloo, and the global sustainability community in transforming our economy, our cities, our society, and how we care for our planet.


To use our unique position as a leading teaching and research institute for the environment to create sustainable solutions needed to address the complex challenges facing our world. 

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