AaltoSDG application is designed to inspire Aalto University students, employees and partners to make more sustainable choices. Download the app to get tips on everyday actions that you can do to take part of shaping a sustainable future!
Aalto University is committed to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Aalto University was the first university in Finland to sign the SDG Accord and commit to advance the SDGs as a part of its education, research, art, innovation activities and campus development.
AaltoSDG offers information about SDGs and teaches you how to contribute to achieve them. You can also find out about how our research, art, education, campus and events at Aalto University are geared to support the global SDG work at local level.
Features in AaltoSDG:
Actions: In the AaltoSDG app you can find inspirational and educational actions, that you can try in your day-to-day life. The aim of the actions is to raise awareness, reflect on our habits and learn more about sustainable ways of living, inspired by the SDGs.
Research and art: Complex sustainability challenges like climate change, loss of biodiversity and global inequality call for ground-breaking and societally impactful research and artistic activities. Learn more about the key research areas at Aalto University, that give us a unique chance for creating multidisciplinary knowledge on cutting-edge sustainability solutions.
Education: Learn how Aalto University is integrating sustainability aspects in course practices and contents. Aalto University also offers dedicated Masters degree programmes and minor studies on a variety of sustainability themes, where students learn to combine state-of-the-art sustainability aspects with relevant interdisciplinary understanding of the knowledge in other fields.
News and events: Find out about the latest news and events related to sustainability and the SDGs in Aalto University.
Campus: Learn how Aalto University Campus & Real Estate and Aalto Sustainability Hub together with other stakeholders are developing the campuses to become more sustainable.
About the SDGs
The United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDG), are the heart of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, adopted by the United Nations Member States in 2015. The goals address the complex challenges of our world and offer a blueprint to achieve a better and more sustainable future for all.
AaltoSDG is created by Aalto IT Services & Aalto Sustainability Hub in cooperation with Aalto University Campus and Real Estate and Aalto University's Student Union. The software partner is Geniem Oy.