Sustainable Development

Sustainable Development

In 2016, Monash University announced its commitment to the UN Sustainable Development Goals through all operations, education and research. Monash (through MSDI) is also the regional hub for the UN Sustainable Development Solutions Network and Sustainable Development is a focus of the Monash Research Agenda. Here at MSDI, the Sustainable Development Goals are the guiding framework for all our work.

But what is sustainable development? And just what are the SDGs?

Explore how MSDI and Monash are making a difference.

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