WSDG Takes Part in DesignJam, Toronto

WSDG partners Tarek Alfarra and Ian Chow participated in a conference discussing the re-energization of the economy through social entrepreneurship and innovation. The conference, dubbed “DesignJam”, which was hosted by the Strategic Innovation Lab (sLAB) from OCAD University and held simultaneously at Algoma University in Toronto and Sault Ste Marie, Ontario, brought together social innovation experts from government, community organizations, industry and academic experts. Speakers included Andre Morriseau from the Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business (CCAB), Dr. Gayle Broad from the Algoma University’s NORDIK Institute, Ushnish Sengupta from the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education (OISE) at the University of …

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Welcome to Waterloo Sustainable Development Group

Hello all! Welcome to the first post of Waterloo Sustainable Development Group (WSDG). We are a consulting firm in the field of sustainable development looking for solutions to some of the world’s most challenging issues; from poverty to climate change, to conflict and resource security. As our world grows in population, our resources diminish and waste increases, compounded by actions on the geo-politcal stage, we face a new challenge for humanity – sustaining ourselves. Here at WSDG, we aim to face these challenges and work with different partners to improve the state of the world and empower communities through several different …

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