THINK GLOBAL LINK LOCAL
Think Global Link Local (TGLL) is an annual networking event that connects undergraduates and recent graduates with local Non-Governmental, Non-Profit, Civil Society, and Public Service Organizations and Institutions from the Greater Vancouver Area.
UNA-Vancouver would like to begin by acknowledging that the land on which we gather is the unceded territory of the Coast Salish Peoples, including the territories of the xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), Skwxwú7mesh (Squamish), and Səl̓ílwətaʔ/ Selilwitulh (Tsleil-Waututh) Nations.
MARCH 11th 2022 / 8:30 - 11:30 am
How TGLL works
Are you interested in making change in your local community or helping with humanitarian work abroad?
TGLL is a networking opportunity that allows you to connect virtually with organizations in your own community.
Learn how to connect locally to make a global impact. Join us for TGLL!
This year, TGLL will be hosted virtually on Zoom. Through breakout rooms, you will get to meet representatives from organizations in your community. They will share the impacts they are making and provide volunteer and job opportunities for today and in the future.
Notes: After you purchase your ticket through Eventbrite, the event link will be sent to
the email address you provided. *To ensure easy access, please have a Zoom account set up before the meeting.
17 Sustainable Development Goals
The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, adopted by all United Nations Member States in 2015, provides a shared blueprint for peace and prosperity for people and the planet, now and into the future. At its heart are the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), which are an urgent call for action by all countries – developed and developing – in a global partnership. They recognize that ending poverty and other deprivations must go hand-in-hand with strategies that improve health and education, reduce inequality, and spur economic growth – all while tackling climate change and working to preserve our oceans and forests.
The 17 SDGs are: (1) No Poverty, (2) Zero Hunger, (3) Good Health and Well-being, (4) Quality Education, (5) Gender Equality, (6) Clean Water and Sanitation, (7) Affordable and Clean Energy, (8) Decent Work and Economic Growth, (9) Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure, (10) Reduced Inequality, (11) Sustainable Cities and Communities, (12) Responsible Consumption and Production, (13) Climate Action, (14) Life Below Water, (15) Life On Land, (16) Peace, Justice, and Strong Institutions, (17) Partnerships for the Goals.
Testimonials from Our Attendees
The global broadcast “Nations United”
On the 75th anniversary of the United Nations and the 5th anniversary of the adoption of the Sustainable Development Goals – in the midst of a pandemic radically transforming our economies and societies – this 30-minute film tells the story of the world as it is, as it was, and as it could be.
Directed by renowned film maker Richard Curtis and produced by the documentary film company 72 Films, “Nations United” presents the facts, data, and opportunities we have as a human family to reimagine and reshape the future. The film will be broadcast on numerous television channels, radio stations and streaming services around the world.