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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Research Agreement For The Uses of Renewable Energy in Solar-desalination in Bahrain

A snapshot of the research agreement signed between the Sustainable Energy Authority and the University of Bahrain on the integration of renewable energy solutions – in particular solar energy – in water desalination processes based on reverse osmosis membrane technology. https://www.instagram.com/p/CA4yGl4nfxc/?igshid=17ky2xaoj08ff
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Blockchain-based Certificates

The University of Bahrain is set to become one of the first educational institutes to begin issuing blockchain-based certificates using the Blockcerts system. Bahrain is a small middle-eastern country in the Arabian Gulf situated between Qatar and Saudi Arabia. It’s famous for its oil exports and wealthy ruling family, the [...]
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The University of Bahrain Collaborated with Bahrain Center for Strategic, International and Energy Studies Center

A memorandum of understanding (MoU) was signed with Bahrain Center for Strategic, International and Energy Studies Center “Derasat” on 14th August 2018. Such effort helps both parties to engage in mutual research projects, exchange expertise, collaborate on training and capacity building activities and organize conferences, workshops and symposium on topics [...]
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SDG 17 Events

INFORMS Business Analytics Initiative Webinar

The University of Bahrain and the Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS) are organizing a webinar to promote Business Analytics in Bahrain. Register to the event to know about Business Analytics and how it could help you to shape your career.  
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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

Accelerating the transformation to a green university: University of Bahrain experience

Authors: Hamzah R.Y., Alnaser N.W., Alnaser W.E.
Many universities are striving to have an environmental impact on the society as they are considered as small communities aiming to be eco-friendly and having low CO2 emission. This concept has been emerging after the worldwide concern on the ozone depletion issue and global warming. As a result, many titles [...]
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