Centre for Sustainable Development

Accelerating progress towards the Sustainable Development Goals in the post-COVID era:  the contribution of Universities webinar series

Our latest webinars

Leave No One Behind: A roadmap to build back better

Guest lecture: Rt Hon Lord McConnell of Glenscorrodale

The Rt Hon Lord McConnell of Glenscorrodale delivers a lecture to celebrate the 15th Anniversary of the Scotland Malawi Partnership, during which he broadly embraces the Anniversary and the origins of the partnership, together with its development since that time; and examines the wider global struggles and challenges that we face today and especially in the coming decade to 2030 in the light of the continuing global health crisis.

Can we meet people’s needs for electricity without burning fossil fuels?

We examine the complexities of operating a power grid, this webinar explores the future of electricity production.

The biological and social basis of inequality in health and wellbeing

In this webinar, Sir Harry Burns describes the processes by which we develop the capability for wellbeing and will also suggest how society might develop effective policies to narrow the unacceptable inequalities in our society.

Inspiring Children’s Futures

Responding to children’s distinct needs, and realising their full range of rights and opportunities, is the inherent challenge in achieving the SDG16 of peaceful, just and inclusive societies for all.

Vertically Integrated Project

This webinar provides an overview of the University of Strathclyde’s internationally acclaimed and award-winning Vertically Integrated Projects for Sustainable Development (VIP4SD) programme.

One Ocean Hub

This roundtable hosted researchers and development practitioners from the One Ocean Hub. The discussants elaborated on their expertise and experience undertaking inclusive, collaborative, challenge-led research across global geographies.

Using a whole systems approach to deliver 'at scale' climate action projects

This webinar highlights the University of Strathclyde’s climate mitigation and adaptation efforts developed as part of the University’s net zero planning and collaborative activities in the city


Watch our welcome webinar

As a centre we look to engage with our partners on a range of levels through both face to face and online events. Find our up and coming events detailed here and access our previous online events and education materials at your leisure.

Watch our previous webinars

Free online learning

Caring for Children Moving Alone Protecting Unaccompanied and Separated Children

Our reflections on COP26

Watch our video as we look back at the impact of COP26 in our home city and the role that Strathclyde has played, now and in the future.