U.N. development conference planned for The Mount in Peterborough Event will explore how sustainable goals can be reached in county

Peterborough is hosting a conference aimed at exploring how the United Nation's sustainable development goals can be applied in Peterborough County. Understanding the UN Sustainable Development Goals, Canada's Commitment and the Local Connections Community Forum happens Feb. 28 and March 1 at The Mount on Monaghan Road. The event is being organized by the The […]

The Government of Canada Invests in Research Project to Improve Education Outcomes for Indigenous Youth across Canada and Around the World

Today, MP Marc Serré, on behalf of the Honourable Jane Philpott, Minister of Indigenous Services announced funding of CAD 250,000 for the City of Greater Sudbury's research project "Strengthening Education and Improving Academic Success" which will be led by Laurentian University in the region and is part of our #IndigenousESD global research in 43 countries.

#IndigenousESD in the Philippines

“Reorienting Education and Training Systems to Improve the Lives of Indigenous Youth” (2017-2020) is a major global research project of the UNESCO Chair within the context of Sustainable Development Goal 4. Spanning approximately 40 countries, this project aims to improve the lives of Indigenous youth, in or from traditional communities by enhancing the quality of […]

“One Belt, One Road”: Learning towards the Future of ESD

From December 11 to December 14, 2017, the Asia-Pacific Institute (API) of the Chinese National Working Committee on Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) held their 5th annual Asia-Pacific Expert Meeting on ESD. Together with the ESD experts from Canada, China, Germany, Ireland, Papua New Guinea, and United States, the API Director, Dr. Shi Gendong, conducted […]