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UEF SUS21 team helped organise a sustainable development theme week in Nurmes, Finland!

Tree people standing outside a building

By SAMI TANSKANEN UEF project team members Dr. Juha Kauppila, Jenni Korhonen and Sami Tanskanen entering the Nurmes cultural centre to host a lecture seminar and discussion.  The Sus21 project team of the University of Eastern Finland (UEF) helped organise a theme week for sustainability, creating visibility for social and cultural sustainable development in the […]

Drawing a constellation of words

Collage activities like lectures

On January the 24th, 2022 Unit’s team has managed the second meeting for educators in order to define the indicators for organizational wellbeing.  On the basis of “Tree of words” that underlined the most significant words about the self-perception of wellbeing (Reciprocity, Respect, Remuneration, Recognition, Realization) were proposed active group exercise in order to explore […]

Good health and well-being for all

Group of young people

by Adult Education Provincial Center of Brescia Good health and well-being is the goal 3 of Agenda 2030 for Sustainable Development and the topic of the intellectual output of the Adult Education Provincial Center of Brescia, Italy (CPIA1Brescia). Ensuring healthy lives and promoting the well-being of the communities is essential for sustainable development and the […]

Sus21 transnational meeting UEF

Two people presenting in masks

The Sustainability 21 transnational meeting took place in Brescia, Italy, between the 18th and 21st of October. The University of Eastern Finland (UEF) had a team of five attending the meeting. Lecturer Juha Kauppila, research assistants Jenni Korhonen, Sami Tanskanen and Eerika Latvanen, and part time worker Agnes Ao Hio U. During the meeting UEF was responsible for presenting the theoretical framework for […]

Summer 2021 UEF

Slide from a presentation

During the summer 2021 UEF has been busy constructing teaching and learning materials for the MOOC. One of the modules is called Global Education, where the learning material is made up of a video lecture done by a recently graduated master’s student, Zeinab Yazdizadeh, based on her thesis. The lecture is titled; An Introduction to the Concepts of Citizenship and GCED. The […]

Brescia. Health, emergency COVID-19 and social sustainability.

Screenshot from online meeting

By by Antonietta LasalviaOn December the 14th CPIA 1 Brescia, along with some members of the health sanitary system in Brescia and of Emergency, organised and held an online meeting whose title was: Health, emergency COVID-19 and social sustainability. The meeting was attended by teachers and students of the CPIA and had as guests Dr. […]


People on a lecture

The EU is committed to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), as set by the international community, in 2015. This commitment is reflected in the EU’s policies and practices, but also in its projects, that work toward the direction of upholding an adopting the SDGs in all EU Member States. Accordingly, the Sustainability21 (SUS21) project, is […]

Sus21 and Brescia for everyone

Man standing before a sign LINGUA ITALIANA

In the area of Brescia, migrants with regular residency permit represent the 12%, of  the population; this percentage reaches the 19% in the city of Brescia. Almost the whole of the residency permits is released for family reasons and for paid employment, while only 1,3% for humanitarian grounds, subsidiary protection status or political asylum (In […]