Sustainability Nexus AID Programme – Official Launch Event

UNU launches collaborative program using advanced data, analytics, and global AID experts to tackle sustainability challenges

- Europe/Berlin

In a collective effort to champion sustainability through data-driven innovation, the United Nations University (UNU-FLORES), in collaboration with UNU-INWEH, is set to unveil the groundbreaking Sustainability Nexus AID (Analytics, Informatics, and Data) Programme on November 27-28, 2023, in Dresden, Germany. This event marks the introduction of UNU’s new collaborative program, focusing on leveraging advanced data, cutting-edge analytics tools, and the development of a global network of leading AID experts to address complex sustainability challenges through a sustainability nexus approach.


The primary goal of this kickoff workshop is to introduce the Sustainability Nexus AID Program to external audiences. Specific objectives include:

  • Providing comprehensive insights into the program’s structure, objectives, anticipated outcomes, and its significant role in advancing the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
  • Gathering feedback on potential pathways for expansion, collaboration, and future activities.

Expected Outcome:

By the conclusion of the workshop, the following outcomes are anticipated:

  • Participants will gain a thorough understanding of the AID program’s objectives, its alignment with the UN SDGs, and the critical role each module plays in addressing specific sustainability challenges.



  • Monday, Nov. 27th (18:00 – 20:30): Mathematisch-Physikalischer Salon (Zwinger); Google Maps Link
  • Tuesday, Nov. 28th (9:00 – 16:00): Hotel Elbflorenz Dresden (Meeting Room); Google Maps Link


You can find an outline of the programme here.

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