The awards recognize innovative projects and programmes on education for sustainable development (ESD) from across the globe.
Next Course: “Writing of Proposal for Research Grants: Theory into Practice”, November & December 2023
We are glad to announce the course “Writing of Proposal for Research Grants: Theory into Practice”.
Rethinking Quality: UNU-convened Experts Challenge the Harmful Influence of Global University Rankings
An important statement by an Independent Expert Group is now available, addressing the challenges associated with global university rankings.
This free online course will explore forms of climate-related human (im)mobility, each with different implications for policy and impacts on people.
The role will involve identifying opportunities and governance solutions as the Body works towards a final advisory report in 2024.
The online event was held as part of the UN Weeks at Sophia University in Tokyo, Japan.
The 2023 RCE Youth Art Challenge focused on SDG 12 (responsible consumption and production).
New UN University Report Warns about Risk Tipping Points with Irreversible Impacts on People and Planet
Drastic changes are approaching if risks to our fundamental socioecological systems are not addressed.
UN Study Reveals the Hidden Environmental Impacts of Bitcoin: Carbon is Not the Only Harmful By-product
Global Bitcoin mining is highly dependent on fossil fuels, with worrying impacts on water and land in addition to a significant carbon footprint.
The call by UN research and training entities builds on UN Member States’ reaffirmed commitment to effectively implement the 2030 Agenda.