Topic 10c. Sustainability & Latin-America


SDG Center for Latin America and the Caribbean to be launched at Universidad de los Andes in partnership with SDSN

Bogota, 2 March 2018: Universidad de los Andes (Uniandes) and the Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN) are jointly developing an SDG Center for Latin America and the Caribbean, to be housed at Uniandes in Bogotá. The SDG Center LAC, established with the support of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), will be the first of its kind in Latin America and is envisaged to be a regional hub for SDG-related research and professional training, and related public policy activity. Read more here

Next Conference

The topic 10c. Sustainability & Latin America initiative will participate during the Messina conference June 13-15, 2018 more information here.


Eduardo Wills is track chair of the track

9a. Peace and Security. More information here.

Related UN SDG's

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Past Conference

Universidad de Los Andes School of Management (UASM) had the great honor of being the host of the first ISDRS conference held in Latin America. Watch the conference video here. 

Eduardo Wills was the chair of the 2017 ISDRS conference in Bogotá, Colombia. Photo of the conference here. 

2017 Bogota, Colombia

Track chair of the - 0a. special track: Sustainable development in post-conflict countries and 6b. Quality of life and sustainable development.

2016 Lisbon, Portugal

Track chair of the 6a/6b/7b tracks - Global equity, justice and global governance.

Knowledge Resources

State of the Art:

Recommended Sources:

The top useful sources are the following:
1) Look at the UN Sustainable Development Solutions Network on Redefining the Role of Business.
2) Useful courses available at the UN SDG Academy; see for example "Globalization: past and future".

Who are we?

Group leader / ISDRS Board Member
Eduardo Wills

Working group member
David Cepeda

LinkedIn Discussions

Recent discourses on the ISDRS LinkedIn discussion group: