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世界正在翻轉!Sustainable Development Goals, SDGs

The SDG University of Taiwan: National University of Kaohsiung (NUK) Initiative for SDGs


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The National University of Kaohsiung (NUK) is the newest national university established in the millennium in Taiwan. In accordance with the government's industrial development policy, NUK is a leading university to assist the government to upgrade and transform traditional industries and train professionals in many fields including ICT, IoT, FinTech, AI technologies, Law and governance and management.

2018 The SDG University of Taiwan (NUK)

Our Commitment of SDG

As a University established in the millennium, we strive to embed sustainability as one of the University's core values. Thus, NUK is committed to embedding sustainability across all aspects of teaching, learning and research, and therefore will support and promote the SDGs through our research, education and operations. We agree to achieve the SDGs by ensuring our campus and programs are environmentally sustainable and socially inclusive.

Description/Achievement of Initiative


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I.Organization and operations:
To integrate SDGs into NUK organization and operation, further to influence the campus culture and neighborhood area.
  • Integrating the SDGs into the medium- to long-range campus development plan.
  • Promoting campus culture of sustainability at NUK under the operation of Sustainable Development Committee of NUK, and gradually realizing the idea of green university.
  • Collaborating with the Yunus Social Business Center established in December, 2017 at NUK, to help the students reflecting on their roles and responsibility as an individual in the world and thereby becoming a responsible global citizen.

II.Research:
To assist the society to be aware of the local issues of SDGs and to develop solutions accordingly.
  • Encouraging the faculty to engage in research topics of SDGs.
  • Cooperating with enterprises and related organizations to organize conference regarding to sustainable development issues.

III.Education:
To organize workshops with non-profit organizations, in order to increase the faculty’s knowledge of SDGs issues, and further to cultivate citizens with the competency for sustainable development.
  • Encouraging the faculty to offer training courses of SDGs or integrate the SDGs issues into the content of existing courses.
  • Implementing the 360° global citizen cultivation program, which encourages students to collaborate with their counterparts at sister schools and engage in discussion about SDGs issues, becoming a citizen with the competency of sustainable development.
  • Implementing the full-range assistance program for underprivileged students to ensure equal opportunities from admission to graduation, realizing the idea of fair justice.

IV.Sustainability in Practice:
To connect with the external organizations, facilitate communication and actions across different disciplines.
  • Supporting the faculty to integrate their course into sustainable development issues of local community, also lead the students to engage in actual practice in the community.
  • Acting as a role of leaders and integrators to match communities, non-profit organizations and social enterprises to collaborate in SDGs practice.

Contact us


For more information about NUK's SDG-Inside Program and cooperation with NUK, please feel free to contact us.

  • The Center for Teaching and Learning Development
  • 700, Kaohsiung University Rd., Nanzih District, Kaohsiung 811, Taiwan, R.O.C.
  • 07-5916263
  • ctld@nuk.edu.tw
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