European Council on Tourism and Trade President entrusted the European Tourism Academy personal the task to carve a full program and deliver content for educational courses on the implementation of Sustainable Development Goals until 2030.

President Anton Caragea signes the opening of WORLD LECTURES ON SDG`s

President Anton Caragea signes the opening of WORLD LECTURES ON SDG`s.


The educational framework will concentrate on the role and opportunities of governmental organizations and agencies to work in partnership with non governmental organizations and civil society members to foster the implementation of Sustainable Development Goals on world level by 2030.

President Dr. Anton Caragea gives an interview to Business Adviser and Business Point General manager

President Dr. Anton Caragea MA, FINS, ETA gives an interview to Business Adviser and Business Point General Manager regarding European initiatives in supporting Sustainable Development Goals

The educational initiative will be promoted and calibrated by the world educational center of excellence of European Tourism Academy and will be under annual revision by The Office of the President of European Council on Tourism and Trade.


WORLD LECTURES on Sustainable Development Goals

proudly supported by European Tourism Academy




Considering as self evident the fact that: Education is undoubtedly the pillar for the successful implementation and the large acquiescence of the sustainable development goals (SDGs). 

The European Tourism Academy of European Council on Tourism and Trade endeavors to use the teaching of diplomacy, international relations, economic theory, life sciences, environment, and ecology to raise global awareness and understanding of the SDGs.


Sustainable Development Goals will be the focus of a series of WORLD LECTURES, held annually in different places, regions and countries and reuniting local and global leaders, government officials, and world specialists and addressing the issues of awareness, leading by examples and promotions of sustainable development goals on a world level.


The result of this lectures on SDG wil be presented in the form of a free awarded Certificate on sustainable development goals (SDGs) entrusted to all the participants of the Lectures on SDG. 


The WORLD LECTURES on Sustainable Development Goals will focus on giving participants  the essential competencies, skills and multidisciplinary knowledge to become globally responsible sustainable development leaders and managers.


The central point of the series of the WORLD LECTURES will be to create awareness on the sustainable development goals (SDGs) among world community members and concerned government stakeholders will improve and sustain interactions between government and the people, thereby setting a platform towards achieving the SDGs by 2030.



2015 Lectures on Millennium Development Goals and United Nations Global Compact Initiative draw the attention of European and International stakeholders.

Arrangements for Capacity-Building and Technology Transfer 


Transfer of experts and equipment for appropriate learning through capacity building of different stakeholders such as governments, communities, private sector entities, and utilize, according to local conditions.

The effectiveness of the technology transfer will be based on capacity building and enabling environments to enable target stakeholders understanding.


The main issue to be addressed via the WORLD LECTURES on Sustainable Development Goals will be the faults on government officials training and capacity to effectively plan and implement sustainable development projects.

New technology transfer with required capacity would also be adopted to effectively create needed awareness in the minds of all identified stakeholders in response to 2030 sustainable development agenda.


Implementation methodologies


Raising awareness and promoting change-oriented communication based on the implementation of sustainable development goals (SDGs) and targets will be implemented in civil society organizations (CSOs and governmental organizations in response to the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.


The annual workshop will engage multi-stakeholders in order to enlist them to contribute with their own ideas, strategies and energies, and creating a buoyant  debate on sustainable issues.


This will be achieved by a large range of mediums like:

community mobilizations, CSOs/ government interactive sessions on the SGDs and their targets, media platforms on print/electronic media, capacity building for community stakeholders and government MDAs, publications, banners, flyers, t-shirts, brochures, and the creation of social network platforms, and promotional materials (manuals).



2013 Lectures on United Nations Global Compact Initiative .

Coordination mechanisms/governance structure


The initiative is headed by Professor Dr. Anton Caragea President of European Council on Tourism and Trade (ECTT) in coordination with the Directors in charge of communication, economic cooperation and education departments and Public and Nonprofit Administration Department.


IRICE will coordinate all awareness campaigns and programmed  activities with other identified partners and stakeholders and submit report to relevant governments and institutions and partners.


Implementation of activities will be annually controlled and evaluated and will be bi-annually under revamp during a peer review meeting of partners destined to chart the way further, to identify challenges and roads forward.


The main aim of the annual Word Lectures on SDG will be to insure capacity building for community stakeholders and to create  media platforms for wider public sensibilization.



Annual workshop related to sustainable development- November 2016

Cross-sector partnership project promoting international sustainable development

Media platforms established by December 2016

Enhanced community/NGOs/CSOs/government capacity for engagement and interactions