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Sobre o curso

Extreme weather events, wars, famine and environmental destruction are just a few of the wicked problems faced by humanity. That’s why in 2015 the United Nations adopted the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. This agenda includes 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) that target the big challenges such as how to eliminate poverty, how to protect the environment and how to bring about peace. Every member state committed to achieving these goals by 2030. What can businesses do to counter climate change and create a sustainable business culture? Why is this relevant for business anyway? Explore how business can contribute to a better future for people AND the planet without giving up profits. This course has been developed by Rotterdam School of Management at Erasmus University (RSM). It focuses on the role of businesses in achieving the SDGs. You will gain insights from leaders of international companies and academics in business and management who will guide you through the issue of how businesses can contribute to the SDGs. The course received a 'MOOC Award of Excellence' by the Sustainable Development Solutions Network and the SDG Academy in September 2019 (https://www.unsdsn.org/2019-sdsn-awards-of-excellence-winners-announced) After completing this course you will: • know what the SDGs are, why they are important and how each individual can be an agent for positive change in the world; • understand the role of business in the transition to sustainable development to create a prosperous future for all; • be able to identify interconnectedness of the SDGs and the challenges behind solving them; • know how management insights can contribute to the SDGs; • be able to evaluate the effectiveness of current business strategies in contributing to the SDGs; • develop a positive, critical, aware and courageous attitude towards the SDGs. The course consists of seven units, each focusing on several aspects of sustainable development and taking one week to complete. You will study by watching videos, reading literature and by engaging in other activities such as weekly challenges. Assignments will consist of quizzes, discussions with your fellow students, and challenges to implement in your daily life. Are you ready to find out how you can be an agent for positive change? Register now!...

Melhores avaliações

MD

30 de nov de 2020

This course is superb! I was able to understand thoroughly the SDGs, its purpose and impact to make each businesses sustainable. The wonderful part also it ables you to identify your purpose

WA

19 de out de 2020

Great review for the SDGs, completely comprehensive, easily understandable.

The warmest gratitude for Erasmus University Rotterdam.

It was indeed the greatest of pleasures.

Thanks

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por Andrés G

29 de ago de 2021

Me gusto mucho el curso.

Quisiera saber si tiene alguna continuación?

Nunca me llego el sello del colibrí.

por Heidi Q

7 de ago de 2020

Very well structured, highly informative and full of highly interesting resources to do and learn more.

por Amos T

21 de jun de 2021

Excellent course. Will recommend anyone who is keen to play a part in contributing to the larger SDGs!

por Vincent P

28 de nov de 2020

Very useful MOOC with a lot of additional resource and nice examples. I would certainly recommend it

por Bart B

10 de set de 2019

Great way to learn about the Sustainable Development Goals and how to incorporate them in business.

por Vikram V

25 de jun de 2021

Eye opener of a course. Delivered by people who are not just knowledgeable, but feel the subject.

por Gizem D

8 de out de 2021

I strongly recommend this course to everyone. It is very well-organized and with rich materials.

por Gareth D

15 de nov de 2022

Great course delivered well and very informative. My first MOOC and I can't recommend it enough

por Huy K

15 de abr de 2022

Thank you for insightful course with many academic insights and inspiring business stories.

por Pia E

11 de ago de 2021

This was an amazing course. I recommend it to those who really want to learn about SDGs.

por Jimena S I

6 de jul de 2020

This was a great course that provides both theoretical knowledge and practical examples.

por Krishnamurthy S

11 de abr de 2022

Very informative and well presented course. The hummingbird example was an eye opener.

por Weronika G

5 de set de 2020

Incredibly inspiring. Thoughtful and passionate speakers. Much recommended to everyone.

por Akanksha C

1 de jun de 2021

The course was very great and enjoyable. It was nice and assignment were very good too

por Elena E

18 de fev de 2021

Learned a lot, great materials, case studies and fair quizzes to check understanding.

por Christopher S

5 de jul de 2021

Excellent teaching methodology. Concise learning material, practical and realistic.

por Aulia P

25 de ago de 2020

This course has many insights and motivate to achieve sustainable development goals

por Melanie J R

11 de mai de 2020

Great course filled with practical real life examples from different organisations.

por Mark O

31 de ago de 2022

Well balanced MOOC with variety of speakers, theory and tests. I really enjoyed it

por Jean-christophe M

22 de fev de 2021

Very instructive course that I have followed for 7 weeks with a great pleasure.

por PABLO A F A

27 de abr de 2020

Exceptional! Very easy to follow and full of real and inspiring business cases.

por 郭逸飞

24 de out de 2019

Thanks for the valuable presentation you provided. Hope to see you again later!

por Francisca V

28 de dez de 2021

Maravilhoso, foi uma enorme satisfação realiza-lo nessa excelente instituição.

por Christina P

3 de out de 2022

Very interesting and useful information. The presentation is very engaging!

por Ksenia G

28 de jun de 2021

Great introduction to the topic! Full of additional materials and inspiration