Advancing the SDGs in Canada
SDSN Canada is part of a global SDSN movement to build a network of universities, colleges, research centers, and knowledge institutions to promote practical solutions for sustainable development.
With over 1,100 participating institutions worldwide, SDSN members work together to support action-oriented research to address some of the world’s most pressing problems, including the implementation of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and the Paris Climate Agreement.
- Feb. 21, 2020
- The Together l Ensemble 2020 Conference, co-hosted with Waterloo Global Science Initiatives (WGSI)
- Partnership with Dr. Mark Jaccard to create net-zero emissions scenarios for Canada
- Our new SDG Coordinators leading SDG action on member campuses across Canada
And more opportunities, event ideas and updates on the SDGs in Canada!
- Feb. 17, 2020
SDSN Canada is pleased to announce a new collaboration to co-host Together|Ensemble, Canada’s national conference devoted to tracking progress on the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Together|Ensemble is an all-of-society approach to addressing Canada’s toughest sustainable development challenges, bringing people together from different generations, geographies and lived experiences representing the private sector, academia, government, and civil society.
- Jan. 28, 2020
SDSN Canada is pleased to announce a partnership with Dr. Mark Jaccard, professor of sustainable energy in the School of Resource and Environmental Management from Simon Fraser University, to begin the development of scenario planning towards net-zero greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in Canada by 2050.