Urban Thinkers Campus 2021

Online

“A Localisation Model for Climate Action: Delivering the New Urban Agenda & the Sustainable Development Goals in the Hunter Region” Join Compass Housing, the Hunter SDG Taskforce and CIFAL Newcastle for this online event. 9 August – 6 October Online events include Thinkers’ Session, Roundtable Discussion and Zero Carbon Challenge. See event program for session...

Engagement Workshop for Sustainable Consumption and Production

CIFAL Newcastle will be hosting a 3-day workshop on Sustainable Consumption and Production (SCP) to empower students and young professionals to be active agents for SDGs achievement by 2030. This workshop focusses on Sustainable Consumption and Production (SCP), which is being emphasised in response to the on-going global resource and environmental crisis. SCP is closely...

Lunch & Learn – Introduction to Sustainable Development Goals

The Treehouse, Shortland Union, Callaghan Campus University Dr, Callaghan, New South Wales, Australia

This session will provide an overview of the 17 UN Sustainable Development Goals and Agenda 2030, their origin and their role in building a fairer, more sustainable world for everyone. Participants will gain insight into how the scope of the SDG’s and how they interconnect to improve development outcomes and leave no-one behind. Participants will...

UNITAR Breastfeeding Education Initiative Launch Event

Online

The United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR) in collaboration with CIFAL Newcastle is pleased to invite you to a presentation about our Global Breastfeeding Education Initiative that will take place on Thursday 30 March at 10am (Central European Time). We are excited to officially launch our e-learning tool titled "The Magic Drops: Support...

Supporting CALD Women in Construction

Online

CIFAL Newcastle are collaborating with the University of Newcastle on the launch of a groundbreaking training initiative aimed at empowering migrant and refugee women in regional New South Wales through construction skills pathways training. The University of Newcastle will be hosting a launch event on Tuesday 1 August 2023 from 10:00am to 12:30pm. Please register at the link...

APRC Symposium: Plastic Circularity in the Asia Pacific Region

Online

Join us for our live panel discussion on Plastic Circularity in the Asia-Pacific Region. The Asia Pacific Research Centre, College of Human and Social Futures and Environmental Plastic Innovation Cluster is delighted to present this lively and informative symposium and panel discussion covering plastics, plastic pollution and the role of government and business in tackling plastic pollution in...

The Future of Healthcare Financing – Workshop 1

Online

Healthcare systems are in crisis globally. Challenges such as aging, chronicity, rising costs of technology, affordable access to public healthcare, and shortages of workforce have been aggravated by the recent pandemic. Despite the adoption by Governments of targeted interventions to address this critical conjuncture, it is becoming increasingly evident that these challenges call for structural...

UNITAR-UNDRR Virtual Dialogue: Scaling up Disaster Risk Reduction in Humanitarian Action

Online

UNITAR and the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNDRR) are hosting the High-level Roundtable Dialogue “Scaling Up Disaster Risk Reduction in Humanitarian Action” to be held virtually on 6 September 2023, 13:00 – 14:00 CET. During the High-level dialogue, United Nations Assistant Secretary General Mr. Nikhil Seth and the Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General for...

Symposium: Emerging Bangladesh and its role in the Indian Ocean Region

Life Science Theatre LSTH100, Callaghan Campus

CIFAL Newcastle and the University of Newcastle are hosting the APRC Symposium on 'Emerging Bangladesh and its role in the Inidan Ocean Region'. The symposium aims to bring together subject matter experts from various industries across the public and private sector to discuss the emerging role of Bangladesh in the Indian Ocean region. The guest...

Australian Resilience Corps – Mid Coast Muster

The Australian Resilience Corps are looking for volunteers to participate in a flood preparedness muster in Pindimar, on the Mid Coast in September. The muster will be occurring over 3 days, on the 19th, 20th and 21st of September, and volunteers are welcomed for any number of these days. If you are interested in participating,...

Centre for Organic Electronics Holiday School

The University of Newcastle's Centre for Organic Electronics is running a FREE holiday school, certified by CIFAL Newcastle. This three-day event, from the 4th-6th of October, will give you a taste of the cutting-edge research that is going on in the Centre for Organic Electronics labs, highlighting the advantages of considering a career in research....