Politecnico di Milano School of Management’s Approach to Embedding the SDGs

Politecnico di Milano School of Management in Italy has made a commitment to further engage in the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) through responsible education initiatives, research projects and internal as well as external collaborations. They are engaging in the SDGs through their Sustainability SoM project, a team of staff involved in exploring sustainability in teaching, … Continue reading Politecnico di Milano School of Management’s Approach to Embedding the SDGs

International Women’s Day – Resources and Guidance

Here are 5 resources focused on Women's empowerment and Sustainable Development Goal 5 in honour of International Women's Day. Turning promises into action: Gender equality in the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development UN Women’s new flagship report, provides a comprehensive and authoritative assessment of progress, gaps and challenges in the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) … Continue reading International Women’s Day – Resources and Guidance

International Women’s Day (part 2 of 2)

Sustainable Development Goal 5 calls on the international community to achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls. Although this means that everyday should focus in on the rights and challenges of women, March 8th calls for an additional focus, and celebration. This year’s International Women’s Day has the theme “Think equal, build smart, … Continue reading International Women’s Day (part 2 of 2)

International Women’s Day (part 1 of 2)

Sustainable Development Goal 5 calls on the international community to achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls. Although this means that everyday should focus in on the rights and challenges of women, March 8th calls for an additional focus. This year’s International Women’s Day has the theme “Think equal, build smart, innovate for … Continue reading International Women’s Day (part 1 of 2)

Students Views on Responsible Management Education – Where Do We Stand?

Debbie Haski-Leventhal from Macquarie University in Australia has been conducting research focused on corporate social responsibility (CSR) and responsible management education (RME) for many years. Every two years she conducts an international study measuring the attitudes of business students around the world on CSR and RME. The latest survey results have just been released. I … Continue reading Students Views on Responsible Management Education – Where Do We Stand?

How Schools are using WikiRate to Engage Students in Sustainability

 Late last year the University of Wollongong released a report exploring the multiple ways the WikiRate Student Engagement Project was being implemented in higher education institutions in diverse classrooms around the world. WikiRate is an open database and research tool that allows anyone to collaboratively research and analyse data on socio-environmental impacts of companies. It … Continue reading How Schools are using WikiRate to Engage Students in Sustainability

The PRME Innovation Challenge – Through the Eyes of the Students Involved

The PRME Innovation Challenge regularly brings together students from PRME Advanced schools to work with business to build sustainable business solutions addressing their Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)/ corporate social responsibility objectives. In 2018 teams of students worked with Manitou Group on two real-life sustainable development challenges. In 2017, several teams of students worked on the … Continue reading The PRME Innovation Challenge – Through the Eyes of the Students Involved