SDSN Afghanistan started the pilot the project of "Our University and SDGs - A Capacity Building Program for Universities" at Kateb University. The core objective of this program is to strengthen the position of universities and their contribution in the development process of Afghanistan using the Global Agenda which will be implemented in three phases as following:
The first phase of the pilot project begun with an orientation workshop on Monday, August 24th, 2020 with the presence of chancellor Kateb University, senior managers, dean of faculties and head of departments, head of Kateb research center, and head of quality assurance department.
The project of “Our University and SDGs- A Capacity Building Program for Universities” will be implemented under the auspices of the Leadership Council of SDSN Afghanistan and assessment and modeling experts in collaboration with the Global Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN Global), Monash and RMIT Universities in Australia.
After the completion of pilot project at Kateb University, the project is designed to be implemented in central and provincial universities of Afghanistan over the next three years.