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Waterloo launches Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN) Canada

Posted by Maria Spiliotopoulou on Wednesday, May 23, 2018, In : Sustainable Development 

Waterloo named home for Sustainable Development Solutions Network Canada, in partnership with WGSI.

By Sam Toman & Natalie Quinlan

​A new organization at the University of Waterloo will focus on bringing together Canadian post-secondary institutions, civil society members and others to mobilize around the United Nations 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and the Paris Climate Agreement. Officially launched Monday, May 7, Sustainable Development Solutions Network Canada joins 24 other SDS...


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What is the business case for the Sustainable Development Goals?

Posted by Maria Spiliotopoulou on Thursday, May 5, 2016, In : Global 

From: Nicola Ruane One Young World Ambassador and Huffington Post.

What is the business case for the Sustainable Development Goals?

This was the question that I answered at a recent event at the UN in Geneva to bring business, the UN and civil society together.

Why are the SDGs relevant for business? Why should business care? How can businesses approach the SDGs? What are the challenges we face?

The goals have been welcomed by the sustainable business community, it’s an important milestone for...


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