Beth Eden

Beth Eden has worked on numerous sustainability, social entrepreneurship and youth engagement-related projects with both national spans in the United Kingdom and Canada and internationally. She is currently the National Youth Network Coordinator for SDSN (Sustainable Development Solutions Network) Canada, a global movement to build a network of universities, colleges, research centers, and knowledge institutions to promote practical solutions for sustainable development and implement the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals and the Paris Agreement on Climate Change. She began volunteering in the field of sustainability in 2009 and has worked on numerous projects related to both the MDGs (United Nations Millenium Development Goals) and later, the SDGs (Sustainable Development Goals), focusing mainly on SDG 13, Climate Action and SDG 17, Partnerships for the Goals as well as using social entrepreneurship as a tool for transformation. She is also a student at the University of Waterloo, studying Environment and Business. She currently sits on the Sustainability Advisory Committee for the City of Waterloo, co-chairing the Diversity and Equity and Youth Engagement sub-committee and co-chairs the ImpAct Students Advisory Committee for Colleges and Institutes Canada.