Don’t miss out!: Countdown to the submission deadline for ICSD 2024

From September 19 to 21, the 12th International Conference on Sustainable Development (ICSD) will take place, with this year’s theme being “Solutions for the Future!”. The event offers a forum for academia, government, civil society, UN agencies, and the private sector to come together to share practical solutions to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). […]

Seminar – Mira River Basin

As part of the project Biodiversity Conservation in the Mira-Mataje Watershed developed by the “Consorcio Binacional Mira-Mataje”, and together with the “Universidad Técnica del Norte” (Ecuador), the Seminar: Research on Water, its Management and Ecosystem Services in the Mira River Basin will be held on November 21 and 22.  This event will present reseant research done at the watershed, […]

SDSN’s first global 24-Hour Webinar

On the 50th anniversary of Earth Day, celebrated across the globe on Wednesday, April 22, the Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN) hosted it’s first global 24-hour “Happiness and Sustainability around the Earth” webinar, bringing together experts and community leaders to discuss how sustainability and happiness are linked. In addition, implementation of the SDGs, as experienced […]

SDSN Youth at WYD Panama 2019

From January 22nd to January 27th, the World Youth Day (WYD), a global event that gathered together thousands of young catholics, was taking place at Panama City with the visit of Pope Francis. The week held multiple religious and recreative activities that wanted to raise awareness of the importance of youth faith in the global […]

Move Humanity at Cuenca, Ecuador

On December 2nd 2018, there were multiple events held around the world. Taking advantage of Nelson Mandela legacy anniversary, Human Act Foundation decided to launch their global campaign Move Humanity, which generated 10 events in different countries like Russia, Rwanda, Australia, Philipines, Turkey, Ecuador, etc. The Sustainable Development Solutions Network in the Andean Region (SDSN […]

Input-Output Analysis & the SDGs

Dr. Jorge Gómez-Paredes, Director of the SDSN Andes, chaired a special session on Input-Output Analysis and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) at the 26th International Input-Output Conference held in Juiz de Fora, Brazil, on  June 25-29, 2018. Dr. Gómez-Paredes also presented the progress of the SDSN Andes on monitoring the “Influences of Economic Structures on the SDGs Influences of Economic […]

ICSD 2019

The Global Association of Master’s in Development Practice Programs (MDP), in collaboration with the Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN), are thrilled to announce that the Annual International Conference on Sustainable Development (ICSD) will take place from September 24th to 25th, 2019, at Columbia University in New York City. The conference theme is “Good Practice: Models, […]

Localizing the SDGs

The SDGs are the global goals adopted by all member states of the United Nations (including the countries in the Andean Region) in September 2015, as part of the “2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development”. To reach these goals by 2030, it is crucial to appropriately localize them to each country; namely, to adapt them to […]

Multi-organizational workshops on biodiversity protection

Responding to its mandate to work for the sustainable development of the Andean Region and the implementation of the SDGs, the Andean SDSN is holding several workshops involving specialists from governmental research institutes, non-governmental organizations and academic institutions in Colombia and Ecuador, to discuss conservation strategies for the Mira-Mataje binational basin. These meetings, celebrated in […]