Structural transformation

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Climate Change and Biodiversity: The Future of Food and the Environment

ONLINE: This symposium will discuss sustainable food systems and their role in tackling climate change and biodiversity loss.


Side Event

Synergistic Approach for Environmental Sustainability and Just Transition: A Follow-up to Think-7 Summit 2023

DUBAI: This event at the COP28 SDG Pavilion will discuss climate-SDG synergies for a just and sustainable energy transition.



Symposium Discusses Transforming the Global Food System for Sustainability

The online event was held as part of the UN Weeks at Sophia University in Tokyo, Japan.

30 Oct 2023


Sustainable Cities and Structural Transformation in Africa in the Twenty-first Century

On 9 November 2023, UNU-WIDER and the African Cities Research Consortium will host a lecture by Dr. Arkebe Oqubay.



Enrolment Open — Decent Work and Economic Growth: Achieving SDG 8

This new online course provides research insights that support policymaking towards the achievement of SDG 8.

25 Aug 2023


Webinar Spotlights Role of Youth in Social Transformation for Sustainability

Marking International Youth Day, the event discussed youth-led initiatives and local community action.

23 Aug 2023


Nexus Seminar Series N.69 – Why African Entrepreneurs are Global Leaders of Innovation for Sustainable Development, and what we can learn from them?

This talk discusses of African entrepreneurs in the off-grid energy sector and the types of complex business model innovations they have produced.



UNU-FLORES Welcomes First Intake of NEXtra Doctoral Researchers

Doctoral studies under the joint supervision of experts from the Institute’s Strategic Partner and frequent collaborator, TU Dresden, and UNU-FLORES.

20 Apr 2023


6th Annual Jobs and Development Conference

On 14–15 December 2022, UNU will co-organise the 6th annual Jobs and Development Conference.



Multi-stakeholder Partnerships & Local Action

UNU-IAS side event of the Climate & SDGs Synergy Conference focused on the the role of sub-national actors in accelerating social transformation.

22 Jul 2022


UN Secretary-General Announces Membership of the High-Level Advisory Board on Effective Multilateralism

The Board will be supported in its work by UNU-CPR in close coordination with the Executive Office of the Secretary-General.

21 Mar 2022