Hosted by the Kawartha World Issues Centre and Fleming College Office of Sustainability, GreenUP, Ontario Council for International Cooperation, Regional Centre for Expertise (RCE) and Trent University.
Please join us for this unique opportunity to learn about the UN SDG's from multiple perspectives, community networking and active multi-sector engagement. In the afternoon, we will begin a process of identifying local priorities in preparartion for Alliance 2030.
Registration is limited. Subsidies and student tickets are available.
The Federal Sustainable Development Strategy and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development
The Federal Sustainable Development Strategy (FSDS) is the Government of Canada’s main tool for sustainable development planning and reporting. Canada’s draft 2019 to 2022 FSDS is currently open for public consultation while the act mandating the FSDS is under review in Parliament.
The first ever week-long campus-wide scavenger hunt is coming to the University of Waterloo March 11-15th.
University students, employees and staff can compete for a grand prize worth $500!
The week-long campaign gathers over 20 services, faculty, and clubs across campus to host online and offline activities showing the amazing work that is already being done to progress sustainability and how they connect on campus.
A one-day conference to showcase different pathways to achieve sustainable development and promote collaboration through the UN SDGs.
Through a keynote presentation, panel of experts, and interactive workshops, the event aims to equip you with a deeper understanding of sustainable development and the transformative power it can have in making a positive impact in the communities we live in.
8:30 AM | Breakfast, Registration, Networking
9:30 AM | Opening Ceremony
10:00 AM | Keynote and Q&A
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.