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Programa - O que você aprenderá com este curso

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Introduction: what is a green economy and why is it important?

We start the course by looking at the key issues that a green economy seeks to address and the underlying concepts and definitions of a greener economy. In this module, we will describe problems arising from the interaction of the economy and the environment; we will state some of the aims of greening the economy and look into the multitude of definitions; we will use tools to measure and assess a green economy; and we will discuss concepts and indicators related to the green economy. ...
Reading
10 videos (Total 65 min), 8 leituras, 1 teste
Video10 videos
What is a Green Economy4min
Little Actions and Big Challenges5min
Why Scandinavia5min
Cleaner and Greener production7min
Evolution of the concept of green economy9min
Interview: An Economist's Take on GtE4min
Interview: A Politician's Take on GtE6min
Interview: A Global Green Growth Perspective12min
"Meet the Parkers, Part I"3min
Reading8 leituras
Introduction10min
Timeline and Syllabus10min
Course Details10min
Grading10min
About us10min
Hangouts10min
Course Assignment: Greener Product, Greener Business, and Greener City10min
Readings week 110min
Quiz1 exercício prático
Introduction20min
Semana
2
Horas para completar
3 horas para concluir

Individual choices

Here in Module 2 we look at the individual level and how individual choices can help or hinder progress towards a green economy. This module offers an increased understanding of patterns and levels of consumption; we will look at the drivers and theories of consumer behaviour and the limitations of working with consumer choice in isolation (e.g. rebound effect); and develop an understanding of how to measure the impact of consumption (e.g. carbon footprint)....
Reading
8 videos (Total 51 min), 1 leitura, 2 testes
Video8 videos
Consumers and Eco-labeling6min
Myths of Consumption7min
Mind the Gap6min
Living Green in Practice7min
Interview: Green Economy in Sweden & Europe5min
Interview: Building a Green Online Community6min
"Meet the Parkers, Part II"4min
Reading1 leituras
Readings week 210min
Quiz1 exercício prático
Individual Choices20min
Semana
3
Horas para completar
4 horas para concluir

Business strategies

In the third module, we look at the business level, focusing on how companies and organisations choose strategies that can help transitions to a green economy. In this module, the aim is to understand the changes relevant to the business level for a greener economy. You will be presented to some solutions and concepts that companies use to deal with complex problems encountered in their sustainability work. We will discuss the challenges facing companies that want to take a lead in the transition to a greener economy, and reflect on strategies for green business in different contexts....
Reading
11 videos (Total 69 min), 1 leitura, 2 testes
Video11 videos
Greening Upstream7min
Greening Downstream8min
Green Processes6min
Green Business Strategies5min
Virtual Mobility and e-Materialisation8min
Eco-Design5min
Interview: Sustainability at IKEA5min
Interview: Green Strategy of a Restaurant5min
Interview: Transition Towards Renewable Energy5min
"Meet the Parkers, Part III"4min
Reading1 leituras
Readings week 310min
Quiz1 exercício prático
Business Strategies20min
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4
Horas para completar
3 horas para concluir

Sustainable cities

In Module 4, we look at how planning and designing cities can help achieve a green economy and underpin sustainable development. The aim this week is to understand the role of cities for experimentation, planning, collaboration and providing visions for a greener economy. We will use tools to measure and critically assess green economy indicators at the city level and discuss whether city level policies and actions in Scandinavia can work around the world....
Reading
8 videos (Total 56 min), 1 leitura, 2 testes
Video8 videos
Climate Governance and Urban Experiments7min
Urban Infrastructure and Planning6min
Visioning for Cities of the Future7min
Sustainable Neighbourhoods4min
Green Lifestyles and Cities9min
"Meet the Parkers, Part IV"4min
Municipal Waste Management10min
Reading1 leituras
Readings week 410min
Quiz1 exercício prático
Sustainable Cities20min
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por MFOct 10th 2015

amazing course, recomendable to anybody interested in sustainable development. The people taking the course are from all over the world and we share ideas or help each other on specific topics.

por MMOct 6th 2015

Amazing and inspiring. Especially love the interviews at the end of each week. Very good pace and amount of information. Teacher are experts in their field. Love every minute of the lecturers!

Instrutores

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Dr. Kes McCormick

Associate Professor and Assistant Head
International Institute for Industrial Environmental Economics
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Dr. Luis Mundaca

Professor
International Institute for Industrial Environmental Economics
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Prof. Oksana Mont

Professor
International Institute for Industrial Environmental Economics
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Prof. Lena Neij

Professor and Director
International Institute for Industrial Environmental Economics
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Dr. Thomas Lindhqvist

Associate Professor
International Institute for Industrial Environmental Economics
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Dr. Håkan Rodhe

Associate Professor
International Institute for Industrial Environmental Economics
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Dr. Peter Arnfalk

Associate Professor
The International Institute for Industrial Environmental Economics
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Dr. Charlotte Leire

Lecturer
International Institute for Industrial Environmental Economics

Sobre Lund University

Lund University was founded in 1666 and has for a number of years been ranked among the world’s top 100 universities. The University has 47 700 students and 7 500 staff based in Lund, Sweden. Lund University unites tradition with a modern, dynamic, and highly international profile. With eight different faculties and numerous research centres and specialized institutes, Lund is the strongest research university in Sweden and one of Scandinavia's largest institutions for education and research. The university annually attracts a large number of international students and offers a wide range of courses and programmes taught in English. ...

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