SDG 17 BLOGS

801, 2020

University of Bahrain ranks among top 100 Universities in Four SDGs of Times Higher Education Impact Ranking 2020

The University of Bahrain (UOB) is ranked in the top 201-300 universities in the Times Higher Education (THE) Impact Rankings 2020 among more than 800 institutions around the world. The Times Higher Education Impact Rankings assess the universities activities and performance in relation to the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The [...]
801, 2020

University of Bahrain Environment and Sustainable Development PhD Program

The University of Bahrain’s PhD program in Environment and Sustainable Development (ESD) focuses on environmental sustainability, with an emphasis on the 2030 Sustainable Development Goals. The program equips students with the knowledge and perspectives needed to answer important questions about diverse environmental problems. Nearly all colleges at the University of [...]
801, 2020

University of Bahrain Environment and Sustainable Development M.Sc. Programs

The University of Bahrain and the Prince’s Foundation (UK) jointly offer a Master’s program in Environment and Sustainable Development (ESD). The Prince’s Foundation is one of the international establishments specialized in design, planning and urban development that contributes to postgraduate studies in sustainable urbanism in partnership with universities in the [...]
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SDG 17 PARTNERSHIPS

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University of Bahrain Partners with National Oil and Gas Authority, Tatweer Petroleum, Ministry of Works, Municipalities Affairs and Urban Planning and Electricity and Water Authority

University of Bahrain Partners with National Oil and Gas Authority, Tatweer Petroleum, Ministry of Works, Municipalities Affairs and Urban Planning and Electricity and Water Authority on a project with the aim of developing an ESCO market in the Kingdom based on best international practices. The university will also carry out [...]
0101, 1970

UOB Contributes to Bahrain’s Third National Communication Under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change

The University of Bahrain’s team for Green House Gas (GHG) prepared a national report: “Bahrain’s Third National Communication Under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change”. This report was prepared as part of the collaboration between the Supreme Council for Environment and the UNDP. The team was formed in 2017 and includes academics from [...]
0101, 1970

University of Bahrain Partners with Ministry of Health

Throughout its efforts to sustain a constant level of education, UoB has signed a recurring agreement with the Ministry of Health (MOH) since 2015. The agreement permits access to university students and faculty to all learning and training resources available at the MOH healthcare facilities, including access to clinical areas [...]
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SDG 17 Events

A panel discussion on ‘International Legal Standards in Criminal Justice’

On October 15, 2019, the Legal Clinic and Human Rights Center at the University of Bahrain held a panel discussion on ‘International Legal Standards in Criminal Justice’ in cooperation with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). The event was held at Zain E-learning Center at the Sakhir Campus. Faculty members [...]

A lecture on “the alternative panel sanctions and its implementation in the Kingdom of Bahrain”

The Legal Clinic and Human Rights Centre achieves its objectives through different activities, including the organization of lectures/seminars on legal topics. Within this framework and in cooperation with the American Bar Association (ABA), the Centre has organized a lecture entitled “ Alternative Penal Sanctions and its implementation in both the [...]

Air Pollution workshop in collaboration with British Embassy

  In collaboration with British embassy in Bahrain, University of Bahrain hosted the air pollution forum, which presented the current situation of air pollution in Bahrain and in the region. Around 200 researchers from UoB, other universities and industrial sectors have attended this forum and shared knowledge and experiences in [...]
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SDG 17 POLICIES

The University’s Contribution to the National SDGs Government Policies

Purpose The University of Bahrain contributes to the processes of policy drafting, implementing, and revision for external entities, both in private and public sectors, locally and globally, as well as the community at large. Definitions SDG: refers to Sustainably Development Goals. External entities: refers to individual and/or organizations which are [...]

Research Contract Policy

This policy establishes the research environment for the academic staff and postgraduate research students. It provides an overarching framework for the development and implementation of contract research at the University of Bahrain. Scope The purpose of this policy is to establish the terms and conditions under which the Deanship of [...]
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SDG 17 RESEARCH

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