Feeding a Hungry Planet

Agriculture is more than waving fields of wheat; our ability to grow food from existing natural resources – and without decimating those resources – is key to sustainably feeding the world. In this 7-week massive open online course, learn about food security worldwide, the effects of malnutrition,...

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Leadership in the Public Sector

Do you wish to strengthen your competences as a public sector leader for the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals? Do you want to gain a comprehensive overview of the current and future challenges facing public leaders while also identifying the most important skills required for...

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January Newsletter: Happy New Year!

VIEW THE JANUARY NEWSLETTER A new year, full of possibilities!  What vision do you have for a sustainable future?  How can advancing sustainability education initiatives in our community help you get there? Our upcoming GPSEN Sustainability Symposium is the perfect opportunity to share your ideas...

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GlobalPDX Development Drinks

Development Drinks is a monthly gathering hosted by GlobalPDX, for people interested in international development. This social event is meant to be a chance to connect with others and to learn about the work of GlobalPDX members. For this month’s development drinks we have a special holiday...

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Webinar: Education 2030 and the Future of ESD

With the Global Action Programme (GAP) on Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) coming to an end in 2019, now is the time to look to the future.  In a series of intensive brainstorming symposia and a review of current ESD work, UNESCO has drafted a position paper on the future of ESD,...

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Eye on Earth Symposium

Since October 2015, the Eye on Earth Movement has organised a series of Webinars, given by global leading experts.  The webinars have been held on a diversity of mission-related topics  and have now grown into a significant global knowledge exchange platform. This year’s webinars will be in...

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Cutting Edge Sustainability ~ Hawaii and Asia Leading the Way ~

Portland may be known for its sustainability efforts, but even more is happening in Hawaii and Asia.  During 2017-2018, PCC sociology instructor Kim Smith worked with sustainability leaders in Hawaii and explored cutting edge community projects, government programs, and sustainability centers and...

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The inclusive green economy in EU development cooperation

The European Commission Directorate General for International Cooperation and Development just released a new Reference Document  in the Tools and Methods series, entitled The inclusive green economy in EU development cooperation – An innovative approach at the intersection of the EU’s Planet,...

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GPSEN SUSTAINABILITY SOCIAL AND ECOCHALLENGE LAUNCH CELEBRATION

Join us and our regional partner, the Northwest Earth Institute, for an opportunity to network and celebrate! With the start of fall, it is the perfect time to reconnect and learn about new opportunities to build community and increase our collective impact.  Come raise a glass to the start of...

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