European Sustainable Development Week (ESDW)
The European Sustainable Development Week (ESDW) is an initiative to facilitate the organization of activities that promote sustainable development and make these efforts visible on a common platform. The recently adopted global 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and its 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) articulates key issues that call for urgent action at all levels and by all stakeholders. The ESDW contributes to this ambitious, universal and transformative agenda by promoting the organization of bottom-up activities that have a thematic link to and support the SDGs. As such, the ESDW aims to raise awareness for the 2030 Agenda in Europe and calls upon local stakeholders to actively engage with sustainable development, in general, and the SDGs, in particular.
The European Sustainable Development Week (ESDW) is a European-wide initiative to stimulate and make visible activities, projects, and events that promote sustainable development. Building on last year’s success of 4,212 activities in 38 countries, it will take place from 30 May – 5 June 2017.
Web link: www.esdw.eu