Digital Transformation and Sustainable Development for Future Leaders

12th March 2019

Two day intensive workshop Saturday 13th – Sunday 14th April 2019 (9:30-15:30) Tabarka, Tunisia This two-day workshop will be facilitated by world renowned experts in Digital Transformation (DT) and Sustainable Development (SD) and has been designed to introduce a variety of fundamental perspectives on DT and SD to build future leaders in public and private [more details]

Outlook 2019 – Making Science, Innovation and Research work for the Sustainable Development Goals

18th January 2019

The theme of the Outlook 2019 is to strengthening the role of science, innovation and research uptake in service of the 2030 Agenda for SD. The volume will therefore critically examine the important role of science, innovation and research for the achievement of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) of the 2030 Agenda and to [more details]

London 2019

15th January 2019

Artificial Intelligence-Enabled Digital Transformation to achieve Sustainable Development Goals Monday 11th March 2019 (10:00-15:30) Hosted by the International Maritime Organization (IMO) and sponsored by Centre for Ethical Finance, Law and Communities (CEFLAC), University of East London (UEL) Target audience: Private sector, business, SMEs, academics, researchers, UN agencies, NGOs, civil society groups, youth, students and other [more details]

Artificial intelligence and knowledge management for future digital leaders

13th January 2019

Five day intensive workshop Monday 29th April – Friday 3rd May 2019 (9:30-15:30) Knowledge Dock Business Centre, University of East London, London – United Kingdom The workshop will be facilitated by world renowned experts in Artificial Intelligence (AI), Knowledge Management (KM), Data Science (DS), and Digital Transformation (DT); Rawad Hammad (Researcher and Senior Education Solutions [more details]

Khartoum 2019

6th December 2018

The role of the private sector in achieving Agenda 2030 for Sustainable Development in Sudan Date: Sunday 6th January 2019 (13:00-16:00) Al Salam Rotana Hotel, Khartoum – Sudan Host: Yagoub Group, Khartoum – Sudan Target audience: Private sector, business, SMEs, academics, researchers, UN agencies, NGOs, civil society groups, youth, students and other stakeholders Focus: Public-Private-Partnership, [more details]

Regional Meetings

20th September 2018

These regional one day events are part of a series of events held primarily in preparation for the World Association for  Sustainable Development (WASD) 17th International Annual Conference co-organized and hosted by the United Nations Environment Programme, Nairobi, Kenya, 10-12 June 2019. It will introduce the latest update from the United Nations Joint Inspection Unit (JIU) policy research project A.435 entitled “Strengthening [more details]

Theme

19th April 2018

Making science, innovation and research work for the sustainable development goals  17th WASD Annual International Conference 6th Diaspora International Conference 10-12 June 2019, United Nations Environment Programme, Nairobi, Kenya The theme of the conference is to strengthening the role of science, innovation and research uptake in service of the 2030 Agenda for SD. The conference [more details]

Kenya 2019

17th April 2018

Making Science, Innovation and Research work for the Sustainable Development Goals  17th WASD Annual International Conference 6th Diaspora International Conference 10-12 June 2019, United Nations Environment Programme, Nairobi, Kenya The theme of the conference is to strengthening the role of science, innovation and research uptake in service of the 2030 Agenda for SD. The conference [more details]

The future of Sudan after lifting the US sanctions

16th October 2017

Saturday 28th October 2017 (14:00-17:00) University Square Stratford – London, United Kingdom Early this month (6 October 2017), the US government has lifted parts the sanctions against Sudan towards normalizing relations which was promoted by Sudan’s efforts to end conflicts within the country, allowing good access for humanitarian purposes as well as good cooperation with the [more details]

Sustainable Cacao of Tesoro Escondido

2nd April 2017

  Follow Sylvana Urbina’s  2015-2016 journey in a sustainable cacao project. Witness beautiful landscapes, unique wildlife, sustainable cacao, amazing people, and chocolate, lots of chocolate! #WASDBlog #sustainable #cacao #chocolate Latest posts by Sylvana Urbina   All images in ‘Sustainable Cacao of Tesoro Escondido’ are property of *protected email*, unless otherwise stated. For usage rights contact her directly. [more details]