Sustainable Celebrations: Our Eco-Friendly Thanksgiving

By Aalok Bhatt, Millburn High School, New Jersey, USA My name is Aalok Bhatt and I am an Eco Ambassador for the Environment in Action program in Millburn, NJ. As part of my duty to spread eco awareness in my community, this year,  I hosted an eco-friendly Thanksgiving feast at my place.   We decided to […]

Proceedings From ICSD 2019

These proceedings include the papers from the 2019 International Conference on Sustainable Development (ICSD), held September 24th-25th at Columbia University, New York, USA. ICSD is a conference that brings together students, scholars, and practitioners to evaluate sustainable development best practices and solutions in creating a society that can meet the needs of the present generations […]

Call for Papers / Appel à Contributions

Call for Papers: Achieving Sustainable Development in the Least Developed Countries: Towards LDC-V The Least Developed Countries (LDCs) are low-income countries that face severe structural impediments to sustainable development. These countries are highly vulnerable to economic and environmental shocks and have low levels of human assets. To help the LDCs address these specific challenges, the United […]

Videos from ICSD 2019!

  Welcome Remarks | Patrick Paul Walsh & Henriette Geiger  Keynote | Her Majesty the Queen of the Belgians Culture, Cities, & Communities Panel | Radhika Iyengar, Andreas A. Hutahaean & Aromar Revi Leaving No One Behind – SDG Advocates in Conversation | Edward Ndopu, Jeffrey Sachs & Patrick Paul Walsh SDG Leadership Discussion […]

Photos from ICSD 2019!

Photos from ICSD 2019. All photos from Wednesday the 25th are credited to Sirin Samman. Photos from Tuesday the 24th were taken by Cedar Spring Wolf or a volunteer.

2019 Best Paper Award Winners Announced

ICSD 2019 is pleased to announce the winners of awards for best papers: Xin Zhang, Eric A. Davidson, Guolin Yao, Jing Zhao, Srishti Vishwakarma, and Tan Zou: A National Scale Sustainable Agriculture Matrix of Indicators to Inform Policy Luce Beaulieu and Mohamed Cheriet: Back to the Future: Implementing the SDGs in Canadian francophone academia Diego […]

Calling all university instructors! Join the University Partnerships Program

Do you want to teach your students about sustainable development but don’t know where to start? Do you want to offer more courses on environmental protection? Or infuse existing courses with global perspectives on economic development, early childhood education, or public health? SDSN’s SDG Academy is here to help. By becoming an SDG Academy University Partner, you’ll […]

Eco-Ambassador Program to Present at ICSD!

The Eco Ambassadors’ workshop put into motion communal action to protect the environment. The initiative is driven by youth, children, and parent mentors, who identify and resolve an environmental issue of their choice.

Environmental Ambassadors Opportunity in New Jersey, USA

Are you concerned about the global climate change that is reshaping our planet? Are you concerned about the trees being cut and oceans getting polluted? If these things trouble you, then you are the right candidate for being an Eco-Ambassador! Environment in Action is an initiative of The Center for Sustainable Development (CSD) within The […]

2019 Presentation Guidelines

(Scroll down for poster guidelines) For Oral Presentations Authors making oral presentations must submit a full paper to the ICSD organizers by August 1, 2019, or risk losing their presentation slot. We will begin accepting full papers on June 1, 2019 via this website. Full papers must meet the following guidelines: Papers should not exceed […]