COPERNICUS Alliance and UNU IAS team up for a side event at the 6th GUNi Conference
The goal is to share learnings, challenges and successes in engaging higher education communities in social change for sustainability
The COPERNICUS Alliance and the United Nations University Institute of Advanced Studies (UNU IAS) will join forces to co-organize a side event in the framework of the upcoming 6th International Barcelona Conference on Higher Education. The event, entitled “The People’s Sustainability Treaty on Higher Education: Engaging communities of learning in social change for sustainability”, will set the track for progress and propose ways to move forward to facilitate the implementation of the People’s Sustainability Treaty on Higher Education. This Treaty was officially launched in the UN Conference on Sustainable Development (Rio+20), and all COPERNICUS members are signatories of it.
The outcomes of this side event will be published in a report that will offer key insights, frameworks and approaches on community engagement for sustainability in higher education and will feature related innovative experiences.
More information to follow.