Sharing Information on Progress Reading List for 2018 (Part 2 of 2)

Almost 300 SIP reports were submitted by signatories in 2018. Here I highlight 10 of these. This is not a list of the best of 2018 as there were too many excellent reports to share here, but rather 10 reports worth highlighting for their different approaches, in particular relating to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) … Continue reading Sharing Information on Progress Reading List for 2018 (Part 2 of 2)

Sharing Information on Progress Reading List for 2018 (Part 1 of 2)

A central commitment of any institution participating in PRME is to regularly share information with stakeholders on the progress made in implementing not only the Six Principles but also the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG). This is done through the Sharing Information on Progress (SIP) reports every 24 months (although more and more schools now report … Continue reading Sharing Information on Progress Reading List for 2018 (Part 1 of 2)

Youth and the United Nations

Earlier this week I was listening to the statements of this year's Co-Chairs of the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting. Six millennials are acting as Co-Chairs, each with their own unique story, stories that they had the chance to share at the Forum. This made me think about the opportunities that young people have to … Continue reading Youth and the United Nations

Engaging Marketing in the Sustainable Development Goals – Experiences from Griffith Business School

There are many common themes across the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Change is one of those, and more specifically, bringing about changes in behavior. This is particularly relevant to the SDGs relating to good health and well-being (SDG 3). Within the business school environment, developing and disseminating messages that will bring about positive changes in … Continue reading Engaging Marketing in the Sustainable Development Goals – Experiences from Griffith Business School

Students Tackling the Challenge of Creating Smarter and more Sustainable Cities

A growing percentage of the world’s population lives in cities. These same cities are home to many of the business schools that are part of the PRME network. However there are important challenges for cities moving forward, challenges captured in many of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) but in particular in SDG 11. Tackling these … Continue reading Students Tackling the Challenge of Creating Smarter and more Sustainable Cities

PRiMEtime’s Guide to Implementing PRME: 100 Tips from Signatories (part 5 of 5)

The PRiMEtime Guide to Implementing PRME is made up of 100 tips from signatories around the world. These posts, which will be published over the next few days, are organised into the following sections: why and what, what to focus on (part 1), getting started, designing your initiative, moving forwards (part 2), putting together a … Continue reading PRiMEtime’s Guide to Implementing PRME: 100 Tips from Signatories (part 5 of 5)

PRiMEtime’s Guide to Implementing PRME: 100 Tips from Signatories (part 4 of 5)

 The PRiMEtime Guide to Implementing PRME is made up of 100 tips from signatories around the world. These posts, which will be published over the next few days, are organised into the following sections: why and what, what to focus on (part 1), getting started, designing your initiative, moving forwards (part 2), putting together a … Continue reading PRiMEtime’s Guide to Implementing PRME: 100 Tips from Signatories (part 4 of 5)