- Submitted by: Higher Education Sustainability Initiative (HESI)
- Topic: Education
- Keywords: education
- Location: Restinga SÍca, Brazil
- Date of completion: 2015
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Deliverables & Resources
- This voluntary initiative came from Higher Education Sustainability Initiative
Universidad Antonio Meneghetti
Partner(s)Universidad Antonio Meneghetti
Description/achievement of initiativeThere is Project Flute - that takes music education to the youth of our region for free - and Project OIKOS - which takes care of the environment of the region. We also perform research and develop special courses having as inspiration the MDGs. Mostly, all our social responsible actions have the Goals of the Millennium as point of start.
Implementation methodologiesWe intend to continue with this intense activity in the years to come until 2015. All our actions can be better know at these websites:
All this projects and ideas are have already been present abroad and on many occasions on our country and have also won prizes.
They are all mantained through means of intense partnership of our Faculty with partner companies, the city halls of the closes cities, partnership with entities and with other institutions of education. In the following years, this partnerships are preditcted to only grow. We also work to engage ourselves in initiatives where we can learn to improve our capacity to help the MDGs, such as the Academic Impact, the Youth Year, and the Global Compact, besides Movimento Nůs Podemos (Brazil). Around 500 students - among childrem, higher education students, MBA students - are participating from our actions towards de MDGs nowadays.
|Staff / Technical expertise||Expertise of students and staff concerning sustainable development|