The UGC’s virtual annual gathering was held on October 3-7, 2022. The 2022 videos can be viewed below, followed by videos from the 2021 and 2020 gatherings. To view the 2021 Pavilion videos (5-10 minutes each), see Lightning Talks category below.
Session featuring business, non-profit, government sector participants and higher education institutions discussing how higher ed can be a convener of multiple sectors and effectively partner to advance the SDGs.
This session features leaders of colleges/universities who have made significant progress on the SDGs discussing how to develop an institute-wide SDG approach and sharing thoughts on engaging leadership at your university.
This session discusses the challenges of reaching SDG 2 by 2030, the possible paths towards achieving that Goal, and the role of universities in taking humanity forward around sustainable food systems.
This session features participants from several global networks focused on the SDGs in higher education in a facilitated discussion. Through conversation with these leaders and session participants, we ask the question of how networks can most effectively partner to tackle the complexity and interconnectedness of the SDGs through the lens of SDG17: Partnerships.
Join the University Global Coalition in welcoming a panel of students from five global higher education institutions who will discuss initiatives to help move the UN SDGs forward as well as their passions, inspiration, and hopes for the future.
This event including talks and round the table discussion of students will help everyone to understand that all technical efforts keeping an eye on sustainable goals can increase our attainments to a greater extent.
Organizer: Panipat Institute of Engineering and Technology
In the YUFE Alliance, diversity and inclusivity are main values applied on every activity designed and implemented.
Organizer: YUFE (Young Universities for the Future of Europe) and Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
This event focuses on SDG 12, Sustainable Production and Consumption and SDG 15, Life on Land. Dr. Erin Bell from UAlbany’s School of Public Health interviews Judith Enck, former EPA Regional Administrator.
Organizer: University at Albany
Join us as the Winter 2022 UC Davis SDG student interns and a selection of UC Davis student speakers discuss ways to advance climate action and justice along three dimensions – through awareness building, policy advocacy, and direct action.
Organizer: UC Davis
Professor Miller has led a UN project to capture emerging good practice and provide guidance to UN Country Teams on how to maximise the use of human rights to support governments’ efforts to achieve the SDGs. He will preview the report which the UN is about to publish.
Organizer: University of Strathclyde
Discussion focused on how the UN Sustainable Development Goals are being realized across Georgia Tech’s campus and ways to better work together across disciplines and departments to amplify our impact. Organizer: Georgia Institute of Technology
The YUFE Alliance is based on the joint vision of ten young research-intensive universities and four non-academic partners located all across Europe. The alliance promote European values and identity, and are transforming the quality and competitiveness of European higher education while making it more diverse and inclusive.
Organizer: YUFE (Young Universities for the Future of Europe) Alliance and Carlos III de Madrid
This webinar focuses on how innovative and transformational initiatives in Education for Sustainable Development can be successfully integrated into standard learning programs.
Organizer: Universidad Carlos III de Madrid
View these videos for some Sustainable Development Goal – related inspiration! These short (5-10 minute) videos from universities and partners around the world are meant to inform, inspire, and help University Global Coalition members and visitors form connections.