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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 RAAD K A J

10 de set de 2019

I LOVE SDGs 2030

por María A H M

16 de mai de 2022

Excelente Curso

por Karampatos G

27 de jun de 2020

Great course !!

por Erika G

2 de ago de 2022

Very well done

por Giacobino F

11 de mai de 2021

Great course!

por Anant A K

31 de dez de 2021

A eye opener

por Muhammad F

17 de jun de 2021

its gowwwwdd

por Riham F

11 de mar de 2020

Great Mooc!

por USHAN W

11 de nov de 2021

best corse

por Aswanth B

11 de mai de 2020

loved it !

por CPA S A B

20 de mar de 2022

Excellent

por Violeta A

12 de mar de 2022

Excellent

por SPEAR Y W

19 de dez de 2020

VERY GOOD

por Claudio M

19 de nov de 2020

Excelente

por Flt L G R

23 de jun de 2020

THANKS...

por Monica G

3 de mar de 2021

Amazing!

por Veeramani

17 de set de 2020

awesome

por lizander o

14 de jul de 2020

Great!

por Dhiya I

3 de jun de 2022

good

por SAADURYA K V S

28 de set de 2020

good

por Ленский Д В

5 de mai de 2020

cool

por Taraneh B

9 de out de 2021

o

por Anna S

25 de mai de 2020

G

por Viola D

20 de out de 2020

Great content and much to learn, especially for those who do not have much time at hand. I would have preferred some kind of limitation on the quizzes or perhaps peer-graded assignments to elevate the difficulty of the course and make it feel like even more of an achievement. I recommend it for both beginners and those with existing knowledge of the SDGs.

por Pamila F

27 de jan de 2021

This was a comprehensive course that covered practical examples of how business incorporated the SDG's into their operations. And it had lots of reading material that you can further read to build your foundation of knowledge.