Initiative on the SDGs and Higher Education Institutions
This initiative aims at exploring the role of Greek higher education institutions in promoting the 17 UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), the purpose of this event is to raise awareness about the SDGs and sustainable best practices in such institutions.
It is developed in the context of UN SDSN Greece’s overall initiative regarding sustainability in higher education in Greece, based on UN’s 4.7 mission, which aims to contribute to raising awareness and educating students, faculty, and staff of academic institutions on the SDGs and sustainable best practices on campus, the inclusion of sustainability across the curriculum as well as establishing synergies of academic institutions with organizations and other external partners for the promotion of the SDGs.
The launch event of the initiative takes place on 30th March 2021 and it invites students, academics, and conscious citizens who wish to learn more about the crucial role education plays in forming a sustainable society. Find more about the event at: