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Invitation: join the Erasmus University case competition around the SDGs

Do you encounter struggles when incorporating the SDGs into your business strategy? Then join the Erasmus University Case Competition on May 2! On May, 2nd (from 1pm until approx. 5 pm), Erasmus University will host a case competition around the SDGs. They would love to invite companies that have committed themselves to the SDGs. During this Read more about Invitation: join the Erasmus University case competition around the SDGs[…]

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“Building Liveable Cities Together” – Human Cities Coalition launch event

Human Cities Coalition Launch Join international business leaders, policymakers, NGOs, knowledge institutes, and civil society organisations at the launch of Human Cities Coalition on the 20th of April in Amsterdam. Human Cities Coalition (HCC) is a Dutch public-private partnership dedicated to making cities more sustainable, inclusive and resilient. With AkzoNobel as our founding partner, we Read more about “Building Liveable Cities Together” – Human Cities Coalition launch event[…]

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Denk mee over de duurzaamheidsagenda van de bankensector!

In 2015 hebben de Verenigde Naties de Sustainable Development Goals (SDG’s) gelanceerd. Het bedrijfsleven is wereldwijd gevraagd om bij te dragen aan de realisatie daarvan. De bankensector heeft die uitdaging gezamenlijk opgepakt. Dat heeft geleid tot een discussienotitie die in januari 2017 is gepubliceerd. Hierin staan ideeën over wat Nederlandse banken kunnen doen om de Read more about Denk mee over de duurzaamheidsagenda van de bankensector![…]

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SDG Academy MOOC – Feeding a Hungry Planet: Agriculture, Nutrition and Sustainability

Starting March 20th, this 7-week free online course explores the key challenges to achieving SDG 2: end hunger, achieve food security and improved nutrition, and ensure sustainable food production systems by 2030. You will learn about the pressing challenges around agriculture and food systems, the central role of agriculture in the Sustainable Development Goals, and development pathways towards global food Read more about SDG Academy MOOC – Feeding a Hungry Planet: Agriculture, Nutrition and Sustainability[…]

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Reporting on the SDGs Action Platform

We are at a key moment in the evolution of sustainability; transparency is fast becoming the new paradigm for conducting business. The United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) have ushered in a new era of global development objectives to tackle the world’s most pressing problems, and the active participation of business is a principle driver Read more about Reporting on the SDGs Action Platform[…]

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Dialoogbijeenkomst Nederlandse Rapportage SDGs

Dit jaar stelt Nederland zijn eerste rapportage samen over de uitvoering van de Duurzame Ontwikkelingsdoelen (SDGs) in Nederland. Begin mei ontvangt de Tweede Kamer de Nederlandse rapportage, bestaande uit een algemeen deel onder verantwoordelijkheid van de Rijksoverheid en bijzondere delen onder verantwoordelijkheid van het bedrijfsleven, NGO’s, kennisinstellingen, lokale overheden en jongeren. Op 16 februari jl. hebben wij Read more about Dialoogbijeenkomst Nederlandse Rapportage SDGs[…]

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New call on tackling global challenges

NWO-WOTRO Science for Global Development has joined forces with seven Dutch research organisations to fund use-inspired research to tackle global challenges. In March 2017, a call for proposals was collaboratively launched to contribute to the Sustainable Development Goals in an innovative way and with a focus on the most vulnerable people in low- and middle-income Read more about New call on tackling global challenges[…]

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Tackle global challenges and seize oportunities

On the 15th of February Dutch businesses gathered on a conference in a former bread factory in Rijswijk, to look for answers to the question: How can The Netherlands as an innovative trade and investment partner contribute to solutions for global challenges related to food, water, circular economy and innovation?   “All companies should anchor Read more about Tackle global challenges and seize oportunities[…]