9th Annual International Conference on Sustainable Development (ICSD) Sept 20th to Sept 22th 2021: Free and online

9th Annual International Conference on Sustainable Development (ICSD). The 2021 conference theme is Research for Impact: An Inclusive and Sustainable Planet. This year’s ICSD will be completely virtual. ICSD by UN SDSN and  the  Global Association of Master’s in Development Practice programs and is free. (Same folks as the Global Classroom)https://ic-sd.org/register/ (Links to an external site.) Parallel … Continue Reading

The Economy of Ireland: Policy Making in a Global Context- John O’Hagan, Francis O’Toole and Ciara Whelan (Eds)

Published by Red Globe Press (bloomsbury.com) August 2021 To order paper copy in Ireland need to go to THE ECONOMY OF IRELAND POLICY MAKING – universitybooks.ie https://shop.universitybooks.ie/Books/THE-ECONOMY-OF-IRELAND-POLICY-MAKING-I_9781350933811 Order online for collection, to be posted out, or just call in to the shop and buy a copy. Stores:The Campus Bookshop, UCD DublinMaynooth University Bookshop On Campus … Continue Reading

Food Insecurity in Kenya

“Household Vulnerability to Food Insecurity and the Regional Food Insecurity Gap in Kenya” has been published in Sustainability as part of the Special Issue “Economics Perspectives on Sustainable Food Security ” Lilian Korir, Lincoln Institute for Agri-Food Technology, University of Lincoln. Marian Rizov, Lincoln International Business School, University of Lincoln. Eric Ruto, Lincoln International Business … Continue Reading

Evin Coyle’s Internship

Evin Coyle graduated from Gonzaga College in 2016, and graduated with an undergraduate degree in Economics and Sociology at UCD. He was awarded an Undergraduate Sports Scholarship for the undergraduate degree (having represented both Leinster and Ireland at underage in rugby). After completing the undergraduate degree, he is currently completing his Master’s in Behavioral Economics … Continue Reading


Wednesday 14 July 2021, 1300-1430  New York/ 18.00-19.30 Dublin Recording and Chat links can be found on the UN HLPF 21 Website below. Education for Sustainable Development: The Role of Higher Education in Mission 4.7 .:. Sustainable Development Knowledge Platform (un.org) Background to the Side Event Education for Sustainable Development:  The Role of Higher Education in … Continue Reading

World Summit of Social Media Influencers for the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) on June 19th.

World Summit on Saturday June 19th 2021. (Europe/CET: 2pm – London/GST: 1pm – New York/EST: 8am – New Delhi: 7:30pm)  OFFICIAL REGISTRATION TO THE CONFERENCE :http://www.hopin.com/events/sdginfluencersummit During this online conference, we will connect the many dots in the social media universe and provide advice on how you can take action online and inspire action for the … Continue Reading

University College Dublin has become a member of United Nations Academic Impact (UNAI).

Please register for the event on Eventbrite. May 11th 2021 at 3pm. University College Dublin has become a member of United Nations Academic Impact (UNAI). To mark UCD’s membership of UNAI, UCD Earth Institute is hosting a discussion on 11 May at 3pm , on the role of universities to address urgent global challenges through teaching and research.  … Continue Reading

UCD statement to the sixth annual multi-stakeholder forum on Science, Technology and Innovation for the SDGs (UN STI Forum). Session 6 – Supporting National Capacities through the Technology Facilitation Mechanism (TFM).

Sixth annual Science, Technology and Innovation Forum for the SDGs (4-5 May 2021): The theme of the STI Forum 2021 is: “Science, technology and innovation for a sustainable and resilient COVID-19 recovery, and effective pathways of inclusive action towards the Sustainable Development Goals”. The Forum will discuss science, technology and innovation cooperation around thematic areas for … Continue Reading

Dr Aparajita Banerjee talks at side event of UN STI Forum 2021 “Harnessing Science for a Sustainable Future”- 0rganized by Springer Nature and the UN SDSN

Side Event UN STI Forum: May 3, 2021 – 7:45AM – 9:00AM EDT The COVID-19 pandemic has brought about mass global disruption – devastating our health systems, bringing many economies to a near standstill, and upending our ways of living and working. It has also presented a significant setback to the achievement of the Sustainable … Continue Reading