UN Partnership Forum Side Event -“Building Resilience in youth vulnerable to economic, social and environmental shocks and disasters”

SDSN VIRTUAL SIDE EVENT – 2024 UN ECOSOC Partnership Forum Jan 30th 2024 UN Partnership Forum Virtual Side EventBuilding Resilience in youth vulnerable to economic, social and environmental shocks and disasters 08.15-09.30 NYC Time SDSN in partnership with  UNITAR,  UNESCO, UCD,  CLEANTECH Bulgaria and  AIIDEV Africa.       The UN  ECOSOC Partnership Forum will … Continue Reading

UN Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN)- SDG Mobilization Day Side Event (September 16th 2023)- “Accelerating Multilateralism with Transformations in Science Policy Practice Interfaces”

SDG Action Weekend Side Event Accelerating Multilateralism with Transformations in Science Policy Practice Interfaces: Watch Recording on the SDG Academy Library. Location: UN Headquarters, New York, USA, Conference Room (CR) 12 Date: 16 September 2023 Time: 14:15-15:45 New York Time Sustainable Development Solutions Network, The Permanent Mission of Ireland to the United Nations, The Permanent … Continue Reading

Connecting Innovative Eco-Entrepreneurship Models for Sustainable Nature-Based Solutions to Advance Climate Action, Biodiversity and the SDGs 

by  Sylvanus S. P. Doe UCD Centre for Sustainable Development Studies, University College Dublin, Newman Building, Belfield, 4 Dublin, Ireland Presented at the ICSD 2021: 9th International Conference on Sustainable Development, Virtual, 20–21 September 2021. Environmental Sciences Proceedings | Free Full-Text | Connecting Innovative Eco-Entrepreneurship Model and Sustainable Nature-Based Solutions to Advance Climate Action, Biodiversity … Continue Reading

PLOS ONE – Nation-based peer assessment of Europe’s Sustainable Development Goal performance

Published: June 28, 2023 Enda Murphy , Patrick Paul Walsh, Ethan Murphy European countries are at risk of failing to meet their sustainable development targets, according to a new UCD study tracking SDG progress across the European Union. Assessing the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) performance for each EU member on a peer-basis, Professors Enda Murphy and Paul Walsh, and … Continue Reading

UCD Master’s Pathway in Foundations of Sustainable Development in Partnership with the SDG Academy

The “Master’s Pathway in Foundations of Sustainable Development” Professional Certificate is for learners who want to earn academic credit towards a Master’s degree. See Master’s Pathway in Foundations of Sustainable Development Professional Certificate | edX Sustainable development is the most urgent challenge facing humanity. Its fundamental question is: How can the world economy continue to … Continue Reading

Stakeholder Statement at 2023 ECOSOC Partnership Forum, 31 January 2023

Patrick Paul Walsh,  University College Dublin and  Vice President of Education at SDSN, Plenary Session  Tue 31 Jan 2023, 10.25  –  13.00 Trusteeship Council Chamber https://sdgs.un.org/statements/university-college-dublin-49995 Excellencies, Distinguished Colleagues, The Transforming Education Summit, a key initiative of Our Common Agenda,  elevated education to the top of the global political agenda to recover from losses during … Continue Reading

SDSN/UCD SIDE EVENT – 2023 ECOSOC Partnership Forum

The 2023 UN  ECOSOC Partnership Forum was held on January 31st February 2023. Theme: “Accelerating the recovery from the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) and the full implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development at all levels.” Participants: “Stakeholders including countries, the United Nations system, international financial institutions, as well as international organizations, parliamentarians, local governments, … Continue Reading

Springer Nature – Partnerships and the Sustainable Development Goals, Editors – Enda Murphy, Aparajita Banerjee and Patrick Paul Walsh

Front Matter Pages i-xiv PDF  The UN 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development Patrick Paul Walsh, Aparajita Banerjee, Enda Murphy Partnerships and the Sustainable Development Goals Naima Samuel, Amelia Clarke Global Partnerships for the SDGs Graham Long, Emily Clough, Katharine Rietig Governing SDG Partnerships: The Role of Institutional Capacity, Inclusion, and Transparency Karin Bäckstrand, Faradj Koliev, … Continue Reading

Opening Remarks by Patrick Paul Walsh, UNESCO/IAU/ SDSN/Mission4.7 Session at World Higher Education Conference 2022

Recorded Round Table Higher Education’s role in securing the future EN – YouTube UNESCO, IAU and SDSN co-organize a joint UNESCO WHEC2022 panel discussion with experts fromaround the world to reflect where higher education for Sustainable Development (HESD) can andmust go and how to develop renewed synergies for a sustainable way forward.2022 is a critical … Continue Reading

UCD Statement to the 7th UN Science, Technology and Innovation Forum for the Sustainable Development: Thematic Session 2: Innovation in education: towards quality access and common good

Recorded Meeting; https://www.kaltura.com//p/2503451/embedPlaykitJs/uiconf_id/49754663?iframeembed=true&entry_id=1_43w13zke This session will look not only at promising technology and organizational solutions and trends, but also look at what has been achieved and what challenges remain in terms of increased access and quality of education worldwide. This session will emphasize equity issues, including gender equity, as well as economic disparities. It will examine … Continue Reading