SDG 1: NO POVERTY

Sustainable Development Goal1(SDG1) aims to end poverty in all its forms everywhere. Its objectives include ensuring that the entire population and especially the poorest and most vulnerable have equal rights to economic resources, access to basic services, property and land control, natural resources and new technologies. Ensure significant mobilization of resources from a variety of sources, including through enhanced development cooperation, in order to provide adequate and predictable means for developing countries, in particular least developed countries, to implement programmes and policies to end poverty in all its dimensions.

UAE Create sound policy frameworks at the national, regional and international levels, based on pro-poor and gender-sensitive development strategies, to support accelerated investment in poverty eradication actions and Ensure significant mobilization of resources from a variety of sources, including through enhanced development cooperation, in order to provide adequate and predictable means for developing countries, in particular least developed countries, to implement programmes and policies to end poverty in all its dimensions. UAE Implement nationally appropriate social protection systems and measures for all, including floors, and by 2030 achieve substantial coverage of the poor and the vulnerable. The objective for 2030 of the UAE respects the SDG 1 are reduce at least by half the proportion of men, women and children of all ages living in poverty in all its dimensions according to national definitions.

Canadian University Dubai has established numerous partnerships with private and public-sector organizations from across the UAE, as well as international corporations with an established presence in the country. These partnerships are a result of collaboration, complementary interests and common goals, and have helped bring mutual benefit to the University and its partner organizations. We offer our expertise and harness our resources as an institution of higher education, to support the strategic objectives of our associates and collaborators. In turn, we and our student community benefit from partnership initiatives such as internships, placements and job opportunities, professional lectures and research projects, corporate scholarships, and financial support schemes.