SDG11
Sustainable Cities and Communities

Strengthen efforts to protect and safeguard local natural areas and the world’s cultural and natural heritage, ensure access for all to adequate, safe and affordable housing and sustainable transport systems, and reduce the number of homeless people in vulnerable situations.

Mass Timber Construction Development with Taiwan Wood

In the past, Taiwan’s construction and urban environment was closely related to the traditional steel and concrete industries. This means that the materials used for urban construction and pavements were homogeneous; this situation resulted in the generation of large amounts of waste in the urban renewal process and caused considerable

SDGs:
9
11
12
17

Connecting Industrial Resources with Green Corporations

Multiple corporations cultivated by the National Yang Ming University Center for Industry–Academia Collaboration have endeavored to develop a sustainable and environmentally friendly green energy technology. The center has collaborated with the technology research and development division of the University to accelerate the commercialization of the products developed by these corporations.

SDGs:
7
9
11

Friendly and safe pedestrian spaces

Renovations are being carried out on Chin Chu Avenue of Guangfu campus to provide barrier-free access between pedestrian spaces on campus by creating sheltered areas and walking spaces that boast both comfort and leisure. This is part of the university’s efforts to build safe pedestrian-friendly spaces and improve the aesthetical

SDGs:
11

Liching Medical Club Goes Native

During the summer of 2020, the Liching Club—based at Yang Ming Campus of National Yang Ming Chiao Tung University (NYCU)—traveled to Qatu Village of Nantou County for its tenth consecutive year of offering medical services and raising awareness of local issues regarding medical and health care, childhood education, culture, and

SDGs:
1
2
3
4
10
11
16

Maximizing Education through Interlibrary Services

In situations characterized by abundant resources and limited funding, libraries can maximize the resources they can provide to teachers and students within an organization by engaging in active collaborations and participating in alliances. These alliances also allow libraries to share their own collections with other libraries that have insufficient resources.

SDGs:
1
4
11
17