SDSN Canada is hosted by the University of Waterloo, home to Canada’s largest Faculty of Environment. The network intends to share knowledge, activate research and help solve the interconnected economic, social, and environmental challenges confronting the world. The SDSN works closely with United Nations agencies, multilateral financing institutions, the private sector, and civil society, thus opening up exciting new opportunities of collaboration for Waterloo.

Location: Waterloo, Canada

Hosted by: University of Waterloo


  • Jean Andrey

    Department of Geography and Environmental Management at the University of Waterloo

We all have a role to play in tackling the toughest challenges facing the planet. It’s the duty of the SDSN to harness the amazing potential we have in this country, connect talent and resources, & foster collaboration that can actually make a difference to policy and action. If you have passion for change, we want to hear from you.

Jon Beale, Manager of SDSN Canada