Call For 2022 ProSPER.Net Event Hosts

The ProSPER.Net Secretariat would like to invite members to submit self-nominations to host the upcoming ProSPER.Net programmes and events for 2022. Over the years, the network members have taken turns in hosting ProSPER.Net General Assemblies, Board Meetings, the Young Researchers’…

ProSPER.Net Joint Research Projects

Since its inception, ProSPER.Net member institutions have launched a wide variety of joint projects ranging from the creation of an online postgraduate programme in public policy and sustainable development practice to the integration of sustainable development in business school curricula….

2021 ProSPER.Net Leadership Programme

Climate Change: Global issues, local actions and transdisciplinary solutions The 2021 ProSPER.Net Leadership Programme was held from 14th – 24th September, in a virtual format, hosted by UNU-IAS and Social Innovation Japan. The programme brought together 24 participants from 10…

2018 World Social Science Forum (WSSF)

The WSSF 2018, to be held 25-28 September in Fukuoka, Japan, will explore various dimensions of security, under the theme “Security and Equality for Sustainable Futures”. For early-career researchers attending the event, two grant programmes have been announced: the WSSF…

Policy Briefs

ProSPER.Net Policy Briefs Developing Leaders for Sustainable Development: Networking in Higher Education (01/2017) Mario T. Tabucanon, UNU-IAS and Aurea C. Tanaka, UNU-IAS (2008–2014) Maximizing Decentralized Energy Utilization through Renewable Energy Interventions in Thailand (09/2017) Shobhakar Dhakal, Prajwal Upadhya, Ashish Shrestha Policy…

UN General Assembly reaffirms role of ESD

The General Assembly of the United Nations adopted a resolution recognizing Education for Sustainable Development as “a vital means of implementation for sustainable development”, taking note of UNESCO’s final report on the UN Decade of ESD, and reaffirming UNESCO’s lead….