Promote sustained, inclusive and sustainable economic growth, full and productive employment and decent work for all

equity, diversty and inclusion at sfu

There are a number of university resources dedicated to keeping SFU staff, faculty and students safe, well and connected. 

Learn more on SFU's Equity, Diversity and Inclusion website


Research, Teaching and Learning

Facts and Figures

  • 289 publications related to SDG 8, 2017-2022 (source: SciVal
  • 64 active research projects related to SDG 8 funded from 2017 - 2022
  • Since the 2018/19 academic year, SFU has offered 6 courses relating to SDG 8, representing over 158 students



SFU named Canada's first Fairtrade Gold Campus for second year

SFU has been recognized by Fairtrade Canada and the Canadian Fair Trade Network for the second year in a row as the only educational institution in Canada to attain the highest level of Fair Trade Campus designations—the Fair Trade Gold Campus status.

Learn more on SFU News

SFU ranked as top employer in Canada by MediaCorp and Forbes

In collaboration with market research company Statista, Forbes' annual Canada's Best Employers competition identifies the companies best liked by employees through surveying workers around the country. It ranks the 300 employers which receive the most recommendations.

According to MediaCorp, the 2020 competition attracted a record number of applicants, making this year's win an exceptional accomplishment for the university.

Learn more on SFU News