As a member of the Compact, SUP voluntarily commits to the principles of sustainable practices and to publish material that champions the SDGs. In particular, SUP will continue to drive the promotion of Quality Education, alongside our commitment to Good Health and Well-Being and to Decent Work and Economic Growth.
SUP’s commitment to these SDGs complements our mission to provide an avenue for access to Sunway University’s intellectual property, and to encourage an intellectual environment of sharing, learning, and building.
About the SDG Publishers Compact
The SDG Publishers Compact is a voluntary commitment that recognizes the responsibility of the publishing industry to create a sustainable future through action. Signatories aspire to develop sustainable practices and act as champions of the SDGs during the Decade of Action (2020-2030), publishing books and journals that will help inform, develop and inspire action in that direction. This compact follows other compacts for the Media sector and businesses in general. https://www.un.org/sustainabledevelopment/sdg-publishers-compact/
About the UN Sustainable Development Goals
The Sustainable Development Goals, adopted by all UN Member States in 2015, are a universal call to action to end poverty, protect the planet, and improve the lives and prospects of everyone, everywhere. Encompassing everything from health, to gender equality, and education, the Goals will mobilize efforts around the world to end all forms of poverty, fight inequalities and tackle climate change, while ensuring that no one is left behind. www.un.org/sustainabledevelopment/
About Sunway University Press
Sunway University Press is at the forefront of groundbreaking research and exciting new ideas. We complement Sunway University’s mission in the dissemination of knowledge, by turning research findings and exciting ideas into thought-provoking publications for the community – from experts in the field to the general reader.