LERU highlights role of institutions of higher education to advance the SDGs


The League of European Research Universities (LERU), a member institution of the United Nations Academic Impact (UNAI), created an ad hoc group on university development cooperation, in order to find ways to embed the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in the policies on education, research and outreach of the institutions of higher education. During its first meeting recently held at KU Leuven, the group came to the conclusion that research-intensive universities without any doubt are well equipped to contribute to the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. 

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