UWindsor, Wayne State University partnership designated Regional Centre of Expertise by UN

April 27, 2022
The University of Windsor and Wayne State University have established a partnership that has been designated by the United Nations as a Regional Centre of Expertise on Education for Sustainable Development in the Windsor-Detroit area. The institutions will work together to foster sustainable development and support exchange and research in community health and well-being. The project will also address United Nations Sustainable Development Goals such as climate change, economic and health disparities, and social inequity. “Our unique location offers exciting opportunities to collaborate on a range of sustainable development initiatives to benefit the entire urban border region,” said UWindsor President Robert Gordon. “[W]e look forward to taking a transnational approach and combining efforts to further the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals.” UWindsor (ON)