Teresa Eugénio of ESTG Department of Management and Economics was recently appointed as an ambassador of the ODS Portugal Alliance for Education. This appointment comes from the various works already carried out by the professor in the field of sustainable development.
The ODS Alliance was created following the approval of Agenda 2030, consisting of 17 Sustainable Development Objectives (ODS) and 169 targets. These goals chart a path to 2030 to end extreme poverty, tackle inequality and injustice, and protect the planet.
The United Nations Global Compact (UNGC) and the Portuguese network United Nations Global Compact Network Portugal (UNGCNP) were mandated to organize the Business Sector’s contribution to the ODS and with the support of UNGC headquarters in New York. ALLIANCE ODS PORTUGAL was created, a multistakeholder platform to promote bridges of dialogue and cooperation, the basis for the development of partnerships and creation of projects, programs and actions in this field.

(source: http://globalcompact.pt/alianca-ods)