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United Nations Sustainable Development Goals Training at TRU

  • Dates: November 23, 2017
  • Location: Thompson Rivers University - Campus Activity Centre
  • Time: 5:30 PM to 9:15 PM

Complete this training session to recieve a Certificate of Training for Advocacy and Implementation of the United Nations' Sustainable Development Goals.

Enjoy coffee & dessert while networking.

Meet United Nations representative, Mary Kate Costello (The Hunger Project, specialist in Community Led Deveopment & a Policy Analyst).

Meet Steve Lee, a Top 30 Under 30 in Sustainability (Corporate Knights) personally trained by Al Gore.

At this intergenerational event that welcomes people of all ages, you can learn about how youth under thirty can help to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals and how those over thirty can better support them. You can develop a deeper understanding of the Sustainable Development Goals and be connected with organizations through which you can be the SDG Advocates.

Attendees who are youth under thirty & registed in Canadian post-secondary institutions can enter to WIN a UN Experience of a lifetime including training, travel, accommodation, and a UN badge as an NGO delegate to the United Nations Headquarters in March 2018.

Buy your tickets NOW || 7 Days prior to Nov 23rd, you'll have access to some extra special educational content.

We are grateful to our sponsors and partners who have heavily subsidized the ticket to make the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) more accessible for all.

The Foundation for Environmental Stewardship (FES) has Consultative Status from the United Nations' Economic and Social Council. In partnership with United Nations entities, FES has curated high-level educational content on the 17 Sustainable Development Goals in order to provide this certification opportunity.

These goals cover: No Poverty, Zero Hunger, Good Health & Well-Being, Quality Education, Clean Water & Sanitation, Affordable and Clean Energy, Decent Work and Economic Growth, Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure, Reduced Inequalities, Sustainable Cities and Communities, Responsible Consumption and Production, Climate Action, Life Below Water, Life On Land, Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions, Partnerships for the Goals.