Lingnan University’s Commitment United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals
As a caring liberal arts research university and a global leader in quality education and impactful research, Lingnan University is wholeheartedly dedicated to achieving and promoting the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) established by the United Nations for the betterment of humankind.
Lingnan's steadfast commitment to the SDGs is evident across various facets of the institution. Our research endeavors are aligned with global sustainability challenges, while our academic programs integrate SDG principles, equipping students with the knowledge and skills to contribute to sustainable development. Our teaching and learning strategies, knowledge transfer activities, and social engagement projects all embody our dedication to these universal goals.
Furthermore, our entrepreneurial initiatives are designed to foster sustainable economic growth, and our corporate governance and administrative practices reflect a deep responsibility towards environmental stewardship and social well-being.
Our recent accolade in the Times Higher Education (THE) Impact Rankings is a testament to our exceptional efforts in advancing the SDGs. Lingnan has proudly ranked among the top three institutions worldwide for "Quality Education" for four consecutive years, recently ascending to the top two.
Beyond accolades, we are continuously expanding our green campus initiatives, strengthening community partnerships for sustainable solutions, and advocating for policy changes that support the SDGs. We engage with local and global partners in collaborative projects that directly address SDGs such as responsible consumption, climate action, and partnerships for the goals.
Lingnan University is not just an educational institution; we are a hub for sustainable innovation and a beacon of hope for a more equitable and sustainable future. We invite our community and partners to join us in this noble and critical pursuit.