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Sustainable Development Goal 17

Sustainable Development Goal 17: Partnerships for the goals

Strengthen the means of implementation and revitalize the Global Partnership for Sustainable Development

Learn how UVic advanced SDG 17 during 2022:



Scopus/Elsevier 2018-22


Scopus/Elsevier 2018-22


Scopus/Elsevier 2018-22

Education & student experience

SDG 17 in action at Co-op and Careers
Uvic's Cooperative Education and Careers program logo next to the United Nations Sustainable Development Wheel logo

Discover how Co-op students are addressing SDG 17

Local action towards the SDG's
Group photo of UVic's UVic assistant professor Crystal Tremblay and a group of Indigenous (Maasai) leaders from Tanzania: Samwel Nangiria Taresero, Nalaimuta Oletutayo Makeseni and Mark Leshao Talash at Carcross-Tagish First Nations Cultural Centre during a 2019 two-day visit

Community-based Participatory Research (CBPR) with a special focus on UN SDGs

Youth champioing the SDGs
Poster of the Living with Climate Change report published by the United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR) and CIFAL Victoria with the title: "Youth Championing the SDGs" with two digital images of youth (male and female) extending their arms with symbols allusive to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals

Exploring and sharing youth experiences concerning life amidst climate change, recognized by UNITAR

INSPIRE for the SDGs
Photo of UVic students engaging with Claremont high school students through mentorship in client management, collaboration, design for sustainability

Connecting university-led research with local high school programs to build sustainable solutions on a localized scale


UNESCO Chair in Community-based research
Logo of the UNESCO Chair in Community-Based Research and Social Responsibility in Higher Education, with the logos of UNESCO, UVic, uniTwin and Knowledge for Change (K4C)

Developing research capacities for the co-creation of knowledge through collective action

Knowledge mobilization for impact
Profile photo of Dr. Theone Paterson and Brianna Turner in a forested area on campus

Moving original research into real-world applications for the greatest impact and sustainability

Aspiration 2030: SDG research
Front page of UVic's new Research Strategy "Aspiration 2030",  with a digital shadow of a camas plant, qʷɫaʔəl | ḰȽO¸EL, that carpet ĆEṈ¸IȽĆ meadows

Moving original research into real-world applications for the greatest impact and sustainability

Research partnerships
Photo of a young female scientist holding a microscope sample at a lab

Connecting industry and community partners with UVic faculty and students

Community & campus operations

CIFAL Victoria
Logo of CIFAL Victoria depicting a globe and a partnership arrow around, representing the work of the centre to advance the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals

Building capacity to advance the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals

Impact Invesment Hub
Profile photo of Dr. Basma Majerbi in a forested area on campus

Partnering to learn, connect and collaborate to align finance and investments with sustainability

Supporting the SDG in Tanzania and Kenya
Group photo of the twenty five participants in the CBPR Autumn School for researchers and local government officials from Tanzania, Kenya and Sweden

Promoting community-based methods for local government and community leaders in Tanzania and Kenya

SDG resources at the Libraries
Logo of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals with the wheel depicting  seventeen colours, one for each goal

Providing information and resources about the UN SDGs framework at UVic Libraries and beyond

Policy & policy making

Training and partnering for the SDGs
Photo of Lək̓ʷəŋən traditional dancers welcoming UN delegates and visitors at the opening reception and launch of CIFAL Victoria, First Peoples House, in March 2022

Establishing the first International Training Centre for Authorities and Leaders on North America's west coast

Institutional path towards impact
Collage of seventeen photos of UVic teaching and research creating impact thought arts, science, technology, community engagement, etcetera

Committing to advance research, teaching and operations towards the Agenda 2030

Collective Impact Initiative
Mosaic with multiple photos of activities related to UVic staff, faculty and students engaging with members of the communities locally and globally

Aligning our research, education, operations and partnerships to the UN SDGs 

Climate and Sustainability Action Plan
Photo of a young woman holding a fern leaf and smiling to the camera, situated in the forest of Mystique Vale at UVic

Preparing new generations of leaders on sustainability through teaching, research and campus operations