SERINA is an online portal dedicated to the support and promotion of engineering education and research that best demonstrate or seek to demonstrate active practices of sustainability and engagement within the communities that the initiatives aspire to serve.

SERINA is a global engineering education initiative of the International Association for Continuing Engineering Education (IACEE) that stems from the organisation’s Porto Declaration in May 2016, being a pledge by members to seek solutions to 21st Century Grand Challenges threatening survival.

Latest Initiatives

Looks like this was a very fruitful Conference!!

Anyone you know attend, as it would be great to access the presentations and its papers? "The 14th ESW Annual Conference took place at...

How about becoming a member of ENGINEERS for a SUSTAINABLE WORLD?

"Engineers for a Sustainable World is a nonprofit network made up of people passionate about technical sustainability from all across the world. We believe that engineers, and...

Students testing out their sustainable engineering skills.

What a great example of students testing out their sustainable engineering skills. "It’s part of the Wisconsin KidWind challenge, where the kids present their...

Recent research into possible new and safer nuclear reactors that might help stop climate change.

"As of early 2018 there were 75 separate advanced fission projects trying to answer that question in North America alone, according to the think tank Third Way....

Some awesome points in encouraging a young woman to think about becoming an engineer.

"Instead of reciting a laundry list of challenges preventing young women from pursuing engineering, I decided to try to figure out what women who did enter engineering...

The Importance of the Infrastructure Sector out of 100 against Each UN Sustainable Development Goal.

"This sector has the highest impact on six SDGs, all at about the same level: #6 (Clean Water and Sanitation-28.8 ), #7 (Affordable and Clean Energy-26.6 ),...

Better and Cheaper Offshore Wind Farms

This is the…" goal for a new cooperative effort on renewable energy. DTU, the Norwegian University of Science and Technology...

Battery of the Nation

"Battery of the Nation is about helping to secure our energy future – both here in Tasmania and on mainland Australia. For Tasmania, it...

Does your Organisation host a “Sustainability Month”?

Is it linked to the UN Sustainability Goals? If so, please post your initiative below and let us know of your efforts to...

Definitions of Sustainability

We urgently need to put into place sustainable engineering practices leading to a more sustainable future for all humankind. SERINA links this to...

PRINCIPLES OF SUSTAINABLE ENGINEERING:

"Engineering in context; engineering with a conscience; engineering for a finite planet and the indefinite future" -Benoit Cushman-Roisin "Sustainable engineering should be based on principles...

Student engineers to converge on UNBC

"More than 80 engineering students from across Canada will converge on UNBC's main campus this week to learn more about sustainability and how it applies to their...