Once again Tor Vergata will join ASviS, the Italian Alliance for sustainable development, of which the university is a founding partner, for the Sustainable Development Festival (Festival dello Sviluppo Sostenibile), the largest Italian initiative to raise awareness and mobilize citizens, young generations, businesses, associations and institutions on the issues of economic, social and environmental sustainability and in order to contribute in spreading the culture of sustainability and achieve a cultural and political change that will allow Italy to implement the United Nations 2030 Agenda and achieve the 17 SDG’s Sustainable Development Goals.
Raising Awareness on SDG’s
“Mettiamo Mano al Futuro” – “Let’s Get Our Hands on the Future” is the motto of this 2019 Festival, also promoted by RUS – Sustainable Universities Network, appeals to each one so that we can all be involved.in the construction of a better future.
This year’s edition takes place at a decisive moment for the future of the country and Europe: at the end of May, in fact, the citizens of the Union will be called to elect the new European Parliament. The Sustainable Development Festival will represent an important step to raise awareness among the newly elected on the challenges of the 2030 Agenda and to insist that the European Union, Italy and its territories put sustainable development at the center of their policies.
Many events in Tor Vergata
Tor Vergata partecipates actively to the SDF with conferences, seminars, workshops, exhibitions, shows, sporting events, book presentations, documentaries and much more will make up a very busy calendar to involve, include and give voice to Italian society.