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Everyday for Everyone: Sustainable Development Goals Workshop with Neeraja Havaligi
February 20, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 3:30 pmFree
This interactive workshop will explore how the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) can enhance sustainability in Portland and beyond. Through the SDGs, we can zoom out from US-centric sustainability models to solve local and global challenges. Students will reflect on how to create change in their communities. We will then put knowledge into action by serving in the garden outside Smith.
About Our Presenter:
Neeraja Havaligi, PhD is the Executive Director for the Greater Portland Sustainability Education Network, a Regional Centre of Expertise on Education for Sustainable Development through United Nations University. Neeraja has worked for many international agencies with a focus on food biodiversity, climate adaptation, and community water security.
Cosponsored by: Student Sustainability Center, the Institute for Sustainable Solutions, Sustainability Leaders Network, Student Community Engagement Center, and GPSEN!