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In accordance with  paragraph 11  of resolution 700(XXXVI), which highlights the participatory and inclusive character of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, which encourages the participation of all relevant stakeholders, including civil society organizations, academia and the private sector.

The Academia and research community constitute a very important group of stakeholders who can strongly support the achievement of the SDGs at the global, regional or local level.
Universities have a unique place in accelerating implementation of the SDGs, even as they face uneven and complex contexts and challenges.

They can play a key role in engaging youth as a force for change, and in helping to generate the knowledge, analysis and expertise needed to understand and implement the SDGs as a universal and interlinked agenda.

SDG 4. Ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and promote lifelong learning opportunities for all