UN Sustainable Development Goals (UN SDG) Youth Training

For both graduates and undergraduates students:

Passionate about sustainability around the world? You must have heard about the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals! Come in mass to the UN Sustainable Development Goals (UN SDG) Youth Training on Wednesday 25th October 2017 from 4-8 pm in the SSMU Building downtown.

The aim of these 17 UN goals cover the three dimensions of sustainable development: economic growth, social inclusion, and environmental protections to become a sustainable world of coexistence, set to be accomplished by 2030.

In celebration of Canada 150th, the SDGs Youth Training Canada mobilizes 10,000 Canadian youth to advocate and implement the SDGs through 100 local actions and 50 training's in colleges and universities across Canada in 2017.

You will receive a certificate for the training from FES. Foundation for Environmental Stewardship is a Canadian registered charity and a UN accredited organization with a mission to empower youth for sustainable development. We are working with UN programs to deliver practical training for youth on advocacy and local implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals.

Interact with UN officials, policymakers, and civil society activists who identified, created, and are implementing the Sustainable Development Goals around the world. Develop a deeper understanding of the Sustainable Development Goals and be connected with organizations through which you can be the SDG Advocates!

NOTE: This event is open to high school and post-secondary students as well as the community at large. Please invite anyone you think is interested!

To register and for more information see:

https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/sustainable-development-goals-youth-training-mcgill-university-tickets-35696437004

 

Event Date and Time: 
Mercredi, octobre 25, 2017 - 16:00