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Workshop Invitation – Life Science Universities and SDGs

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What: SDGs | Workshop | When: April 16-18, 2018 | Where: University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences | In: Vienna | From: Global Challenges University Alliance (GCUA) Vienna

Practice examples addressing the SDGs

The Global Challenges University Alliance (GCUA) invites to the event “Life Science Universities and the UN Sustainable Development Goals” in Vienna. The workshop offers opportunities for sharing best practice examples in addressing the SDGs in political and societal action, in teaching and in research, for discussing the specific role of life science Universities for contributing to reaching the SDGs by their integration of socio -economic, ecological and technical aspects of land use and food chains and for sketching a way forward in fulfilling the claims of society.

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Workshop topics

  • UN Sustainable Development Goals as societal and political mission for Universities
  • UN Sustainable Development Goals as mission for Universities in education for sustainable development in the future
  • UN Sustainable Development Goals as mission in research – address contradictions, identify knowledge gaps and pathways to sustainability

Organizer

University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna (Contact: Margarita Calderón-Peter)

Further information

Upcoming workshops within GCUA