SDGs Training Canada 


SDGs Training Canada 2020/2021

Bringing the United Nations' SDGs to you virtually

What SDGs Training Is All About

Since 2017, SDGs Youth Training Canada has mobilized 5,900+ students from 77 post-secondary institutions at 32 trainings across Canada.


We're bringing this program across Canada once again in 2020-2021!


We are inviting you to host the SDGs Training at your university, college, or high school campus virtually.


Participants will receive a 7-day video course, each 3-5 mins long, before attending the training to get a basic sense of what the SDGs are.


What to expect: 


  • We will review the history of sustainable development, the structure of the SDGs (17 goals, 169 targets, 231 indicators), and examples of each of the 17 SDGs implemented by a variety of stakeholders.

  • We will bring a UN staff who will share how their agency or department underwent a transformation to implement the holistic SDGs in partnership with its communities. 

  • We will review examples of SDGs implementation by young people across Canada and around the world.

  • We break up into small groups - taskforces - to develop an action plan for a specific and concrete way to implement the SDGs in the community.


Join the #CANYouth4SDGs movement through nation-wide networks on SDGs and direct engagement with UN staff by hosting the Training on your campus.


To host a training in 2020-2021, please click below "Host One on Your Campus"


If you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact us. We would be happy to answer your questions.

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Christian Courtis
Human Rights Officer at OHCHR in Human Rights and Economic and Social Issues Section
Bruce Knotts
Chair of NGO/DPI (United Nations’ Department of Public Information) Executive Committee
Julie Marshall
Canadian Spokesperson for the World Food Programme 
Shannon O'Shea
Team Leader: Political and Public Partner Advocacy, Public Partnerships Division at the UN Children's Fund (UNICEF)
Eddie Wright
Communications Specialist - Youth and Population, UNFPA United Nations Population Fund
Gary Fowlie
International Telecommunications Union Representative to the United Nations, (retired)
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