Promoting wellbeing can contribute towards achieving sustainable and healthy futures. The theme of the conference organised by St. Angela’s College, Sligo is Sustainable and Healthy Lifestyles: Policy, Pedagogy and Practice. One of the major challenges facing society is the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals which aims to empower individuals, families and communities. The upcoming conference will provide opportunities for advancing ideas related to the conference theme, examining the role policy, pedagogy and practice contribute to sustainable and healthy lifestyles.
St. Angela’s College, Sligo, a College of the National University of Ireland, Galway, is a provider of University-level education and research in the North West of Ireland. As a College within the wider National University network, we are a dynamic, fast-growing educational institution that recognises our strategic location in Sligo and the North West. We are fully responsive to the local/regional needs and aware of our contribution not only to University-level education but to the social and economic development of the region.