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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 Ksenia G

28 de jun de 2021

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

por Andres L T G

5 de out de 2019

What a nice MOOC, thank you so much for the chance of learning about the SDGs

por Chanchal M

20 de dez de 2020

This is a very useful course for implementing sustainable development goals.

por Suzan G

1 de dez de 2021

A great short course to get to know more about the SDG related to business

por Vivek S

22 de jul de 2020

AWESOME COURSE ON SUSTAINABILITY AND THE 17 GOALS TO ACHIEVE IT! LOVED IT!

por Matthew B

31 de dez de 2020

Everthing you need to know to start your sustainable journey in business.

por Judith v B

10 de nov de 2020

Lots of information and great examples on how to create a positive change

por Ashwani G

30 de mai de 2020

Well covered with a greater aim. Can be a springboard to success seekers.

por Gintarė

25 de jun de 2022

Comprehensive and very engaging and inspiring course about SDG. Thanks!

por Guillermo B

22 de abr de 2020

Great exposure to the SDGs and real-life businesses built around them.

por Laura L

14 de jan de 2020

Fully inspiring, very critical thinking and creative MOOC. Thank you !

por Gulmira R

4 de abr de 2022

Thanks for the course, it is well structured and covers all SDGs.

por Luis S

11 de set de 2020

Muy buen curso, con partes teoricas y practicas bien balanceadas.

por Iryna I

14 de nov de 2020

Highly recommended! Thanks to everyone to worked on this course.

por Parbat D

26 de jan de 2020

Wonderful learning, I couldn't stop my pace with the coursework.

por Prakash K

8 de abr de 2022

Best course for understanding the Sustainable Development Goals

por Mamta C

8 de dez de 2022

Fantastic learning experience -truly engaging and informative

por Santosh V

17 de set de 2022

Excellent Course! Well prepared content, very well delivered!!

por Leopoldina P

23 de mar de 2021

Excellent material and videos from very High level Professors.

por Joshua A

24 de set de 2020

Very achievable for a young kid, no matter what old are you.

por Syed A A

19 de set de 2020

Excellent MOOC and eye opener to SDGs to support our planet.

por Soma S

22 de mar de 2021

Excellent Course to learn how to run sustainable business!

por N T P

10 de jun de 2020

I totally love it! So many useful perspectives about SDGs!

por Margot K

29 de mar de 2020

Must 'read' for everyone in business or studying business.

por Francesca F

19 de jan de 2022

Very interesting course, well structured and inspiring.