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Higher education (HE) plays a key role in achieving the 2030 Development Agenda and related Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Leaders of universities and other higher education institutions, academic and administrative staff, students and other HE stakeholders are driving the processes towards a more sustainable present and future. The Higher Education and Research for Sustainable Development (HESD) global portal is a tool developed by the International Association of Universities; it provides access to actions and initiatives developed around the world to promote sustainability. Make sure you are part of it!

IAU Members’ and Partners’ News

Webinar “Reaching Sustainable Development Goals: universities and students looking for solutions" on Friday 5 June 2020

University PSL and the British Council are jointly launching a webinar entitled “Reaching Sustainable Development Goals: universities and students looking... Read more

UVED shares pedagogical resources and digital training pathways in open-access

UVED (Virtual University of Environment and Sustainable Development, France) has produced some Educational Resources freely available

Webinar "Hunger Zero : A new Green Revolution" is held by Antonio Nariño University

Antonio Nariño University (IAU Cluster Lead for SDG 2, Colombia) is organizing a webinar entitled "Hunger Zero : A new Green Revolution" which... Read more

Latest Strategic Framework from University of Tehran is now available

The University of Tehran (Iran) has just presented its latest strategic framework for Involvement of Higher Education Institutions in SDG 6.

Utrecht University is holding 2 Digital Symposiums "Pathways to the SDGs in a post-COVID world"

On Tuesday May 26th and Thursday 28th May, Utrecht University organizes two digital symposiums exploring sustainability on post-pandemic world.

UNESCO World Conference on ESD rescheduled to 17 - 19 May 2021

The UNESCO World Conference on Education for Sustainable Development will be held from 17 to 19 May 2021 in Berlin, Germany

SDG 14 - Cluster members launch Norway-Pacific Ocean-Climate Scholarship Programme (N-POC)

Two IAU Cluster members have just announced a new partnership for sustainable development : the Norway-Pacific Ocean-Climate Scholarship Programme (N-POC...

IAU 2nd Global Survey Report on Higher Education and Research for Sustainable Development: Executive Summaries now available in Spanish and French

The Executive Summary of IAU's 2nd Global Survey Report on Higher Education and Research for Sustainable Development (HESD) is now available in... Read more

UNESCO SDG-Education 2030 Steering Committee

Last month, the UNESCO SDG-Education Steering Committee came together in an emergency virtual meeting on Thursday 2 April. The Committee urges Protection... Read more

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