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Sustainable Development Goals Youth Training- St. Thomas University & University of New Brunswick

Foundation for Environmental Stewardship

Saturday, 21 October 2017 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM (ADT)

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St. Thomas University
&
 University of New Brunswick
Present

UNITED NATIONS SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS YOUTH TRAINING

 

In celebration of Canada 150th, the SDGs Youth Training Canada will mobilize 10,000 Canadian youth to advocate and implement the SDGs through 100 local actions and 50 trainings in colleges and universities across Canada in 2017.

Interact with UN officials, policymakers, and civil society activists who identified, created, and are implementing the Sustainable Development Goals around the world.

You will receive a certificate for the training from FES and develop a deeper understanding of the Sustainable Development Goals.You will also gain access to local organizations through where you can utilize your training to collaborate and provide support.

NOTE: This training event is open to both high school and post-secondary students as well as the community at large. 

 

Why are we doing this?

Foundation for Environmental Stewardship is a Canadian registered charity and a UN accredited organization with a mission to empower youth for sustainable development. We are working with UN programs to deliver practical training for youth on advocacy and local implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals.


  Organizing Partner 
St. Thomas University, University of New Brunswick & STU/UNB Student Unions

STU and UNB are thrilled to collaborate on such an exciting opportunity for community and its students. Together they have joined forces to host the #CANYouth4SDGs movement through direct engagement with UN staff by hosting the only Atlantic training event here on the STU/UNB campus.



Schedule- TENTATIVE

 

Opening Ceremony

Session 1: SDGs Advocacy and Local Implementation

Session 2: UN speaker

LUNCH: (NGO exhibition, networking)

Session 3: Skills Development
A. Awareness Campaign 

 Social Media

 Petition

 Posters

 World Café

 Protests


B. Policy in Action

C. Policy Advocacy (UN+ Government)

Session 4: Solution Design Session

Session 5: The movers and the shakers:Real talk from local NGO’s and student involvement

 

Speaker Bios-TBA

Use #CANYouth4SDGs to share your experience!

More breakout sessions and speakers will be confirmed and updated.

 

Updated on 2017-06-20

Time:  11:42 AM

Have questions about Sustainable Development Goals Youth Training- St. Thomas University & University of New Brunswick? Contact Foundation for Environmental Stewardship

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Margaret McCain Hall
Margaret McCain Hall Duffie Dr, Fredericton, NB E3B 2Y3

Canada

Saturday, 21 October 2017 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM (ADT)


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