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Integrating Agenda 2030 into higher education - SLU involved in capacity building in Bangladesh

Published: 07 November 2019

In collaboration with SLU Global, SLU's Division of Learning and Digitalisation was involved in the development and implementation of a 5 days training programme on 13-17 October at the Bangladesh Academy for Rural Development (BARD) in Cumilla, Bangladesh.

Over 60 faculty members from 30 different universities participated in the training that aimed to expand participants' knowledge and understanding of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and enhance the capacity of integrating SDGs relating to sustainable food and agriculture into policies and curricula.

The training program was jointly organized by Bangladesh Academy for Rural Development (BARD), Swedish University of Agricultural Science (SLU), and Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations (FAO).

From SLU attended Peter Aspengren and Roger Pettersson, Division of Learning and Digitalisation and Katarina Börling from SLU Global.
Over 60 faculty members from 30 different universities participated in the training programme.

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SLU Global supports and facilitates SLU's commitment to improve the situation for people in low-income countries based on the Global Goals of the Agenda 2030 for sustainable development.

SLU Global
Vice-Chancellor's Office

Agricultural Sciences for Global Development
PO Box 7005, SE-750 07 Uppsala
Visiting address: Almas Allé 7
www.slu.se/slu-global 
global@slu.se 
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