“Design-for-Sustainability’ (DfS) promotes products, services, and systems that deliver positive impacts to society, the environment, and the economy.

In the South-to-South event, DfS educators from Australian and Latin American universities will jumpstart collaborative relationships in DfS education and research and share expertise and experiences in a two-way knowledge exchange.

All information about the
South to South event in Rio de Janeiro
, HERE.

About the LENS network and South to South project in other countries

South-to-South activities in Rio de Janeiro include:

For graduate and postgraduate students: 

  • ‘South-to-South’ Student Workshop Series. Practical DfS learning activities to prepare students to design enabling solutions to achieve the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.
    Day 12 March 2019, from 9 AM to 5 PM at Casa da Ciência da UFRJ
    [ information and registration for the student workshop HERE]

For professors, researchers and postgraduate students:

  • South-to-South’ Educators’ Symposium Series. Sharing DfS pedagogical and
    research projects.   Day 11 March 2019, from 11 AM to 17:30 PM at UFRJ, Centro de Tecnologia, Bloco G, sala G209
  • ‘South-to-South’ Collaboration Dialogue Series. Roundtable meetings to
    explore collaborative publications, joint industry projects and exchange of
    educators and students.  Day 13 March 2019 from 14 to 17 PM at UFRJ, Centro de Tecnologia, Bloco G, sala G209
    [ information and registration  HERE ]