Young Change Makers for the Sustainable Development Goals

8 November 2017, 09:00 - 15:00
Cambridge campus

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Open to all Sixth form students and their teachers, this one-day event is intended to support young people to develop the skills to help solve some of the world's biggest problems.

Throughout the day, students and staff will: 

  • Hear from leading Social Science researchers on sustainability themes relating to the economy, society and the environment
  • Take part in an extended lunchtime fair where they will have the opportunity to engage with stall holders from a range of backgrounds; and
  • Work in partnership with other Sixth form students and teachers to explore how collaborative action at a local level can help to tackle some of the world’s most pressing issues.

Invited stall holders include: 

Centre for Alternative Technology
Anglia Ruskin University staff and students
Cambridge University staff and students (including Cambridge Institute for Sustainable Leadership)
Cambridge Carbon Footprint
Cambridge Cleantech
Sustainable Schools Alliance

The event forms part of the Economic and Social Research Council's annual Festival of Social Science which takes place in cities across the UK from the 4th-11th November. For more information, please email victoria.tait@anglia.ac.uk.

Event Details

When:
8 November 2017, 09:00 - 15:00
Location:
Cambridge campus
Room:
LAB 111-112
Cost:
Free
Booking:
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Please book using this link, or email victoria.tait@anglia.ac.uk to confirm your place. 

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