2 Dec 2021: World Sustainable Development Teach-In Day

2 Dec 2021: World Sustainable Development Teach-In Day

2 Dec 2021: World Sustainable Development Teach-In Day presents open access live lectures on Progress towards Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals

Hamburg, (–) October 2021 –  The World Sustainable Development Teach-In Day (WSDTID), a decade-long global movement that aims to raise and spread awareness of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (UN SDGs) – the universal call to action to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure that all people enjoy peace and prosperity by 2030 – is being organized on 2 December 2021 by the European School of Sustainability Science and Research (ESSSR) at the Hamburg University of Applied Sciences, Germany.

This event showcases a large set of open access online lectures. University staff, NGO representatives and further sustainability lecturers from all over the world will present how their actions and initiatives contribute towards achieving the UN SDGs. The tentative programme with lectures in English, Spanish and Portuguese has just been released and can be accessed on the central website www.esssr.eu/wsdtid. Besides watching the lectures on 2 Dec 2021, participants can register for the event and log on to a dedicated online platform beforehand where they can exchange with the participating community and will find further lecture announcements by speakers who organize complementary sustainability lectures on their own. Register here for the online platform: www.dl4sd.org.

Last year’s edition of the event on December 4th 2020 was a major success, featuring lectures from renowned institutions such as the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN), the Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN),  WWF & Impact Hub Partnership, BNP PARIBAS PF, Anant National University (India), Universidad de Oviedo (Spain),  Daffodil International University (Bangladesh), Technical University Clausthal (Germany), Bournemouth University (UK), York University (Canada), Università del Piemonte Orientale (Italy), Galileo University ( Guatemala), the Parliament of the Republic of South Africa, the Arab Youth Climate Movement Qatar, The Climate Reality Project (Germany), Sustainability Week International (Switzerland) and many more.

This year, the event features presenters from 22 countries and the organisers look forward to welcoming thousands of participants for the comprehensive lecturing programme.



European School of Sustainability Science and Research

Hamburg University of Applied Sciences (HAW Hamburg)

Research and Transfer Centre „Sustainability and Climate Change Management“

Ulmenliet 20, 21033 Hamburg, Germany