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 850 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.

  1. Mar. 21, 2019Launch of the 'SDG Town Hall' Engaging University & College Students on the SDGspeople gathering with project logo

    The Sustainable Development Solutions Network of Canada (SDSN Canada), in partnership with the Waterloo Global Science Initiative, TakingITGlobal, and the Youth Climate Lab is pleased to announce the launch of a student-focused engagement on the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) at university and college campuses across Canada.

  2. Mar. 20, 2019Apply Now to Become Our Next Youth Network CoordinatorSDSN Canada is recruiting a Youth Network Coordinator

    Are you passionate about making an impact?
     Are you interested in joining a global network of change makers?
    Are you determined to tackle the biggest challenges of our time?

    SDSN Canada is currently looking for a young leader with experience in project management, community mobilization and/or stakeholder engagement, to lead and coordinate all its SDSN Youth activities in the Waterloo Region and throughout Canada.

  3. Mar. 11, 2019Impact Alliance Launches at the University of Waterloofounding members of the Impact Alliance

    The Impact Alliance, a new network of student leaders focused on the Sustainable Development Goals, has just launched at the University of Waterloo.

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  1. May 22 to 25, 2019Engaging Economies of ChangeConference logo

    Climate change, resource scarcity, deepening inequalities, volatile geo-politics and growing economic instability all threaten our wellbeing, now and in the future. These challenges require interdisciplinary economics research that is informed by real-world situations and creates useful solutions.

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