About Social Impact in CARES
Centurion University is resolutely committed to creating social impact in line with Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) 1, 2, 16, and 17. It actively addresses poverty, hunger, justice, and collaborative partnerships.
- SDG 1: No Poverty: Centurion University provides educational opportunities, vocational training, and community projects that empower individuals to break the cycle of poverty. By promoting financial independence and economic development, they directly contribute to poverty reduction.
- SDG 2: Zero Hunger: Through research and partnerships, Centurion University works to enhance food security, sustainable agriculture, and nutrition access. It focuses on innovations that reduce food waste and ensure everyone has enough to eat at an affordable price.
- SDG 16: Peace, Justice, and Strong Institutions: Centurion University educates future leaders in law, governance, and conflict resolution. The School of Law actively engages in human rights advocacy, policy development, and peace initiatives to build just and accountable societies. Its legal clinic provides free legal aid services to students and staff in specific matters.
- SDG 17: Partnerships for the Goals: Centurion University fosters partnerships by connecting with local and global entities to collectively address complex issues. It facilitates knowledge sharing, research networks, and collaborative projects, promoting collective action for sustainable development.
Centurion University`s steadfast commitment to these SDGs underscores its crucial role in addressing global challenges and working towards a more equitable, peaceful, and sustainable world.