Creative Solutions for the SDGs – Masters in Creative Sustainability at Aalto University

  Reaching the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) requires multi-disciplinary thinking and action. Few programmes, however, truly bring together different disciplines into one programme to engage students in this kind of thinking. At Aalto University School of Business, the Master’s Programme in Creative Sustainability aims to engage students in developing creative solutions for the SDGs by … Continue reading Creative Solutions for the SDGs – Masters in Creative Sustainability at Aalto University

Working Group on Climate Change and Environment – An Introduction and Overview

The PRME community has a number of Working Groups that aim to deepen collaboration in and across institutions on specific issues relevant to corporate sustainability and responsibility. They also aim to connect the work of the PRME network further with the Sustainable Development goals (SDGs). Working Groups are proposed and led by Signatories and membership … Continue reading Working Group on Climate Change and Environment – An Introduction and Overview

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

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

2018 PRiMEtime in Review – Good Practices in Responsible Management Education (part 1 of 2)

As we enter year three of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), there is a transition in business schools from raising awareness around the Goals to really diving into the details. Signatories are not only creating a range of new programmes around the SDGs but are also rethinking existing offerings. I am thankful that so many … Continue reading 2018 PRiMEtime in Review – Good Practices in Responsible Management Education (part 1 of 2)

Examples of Inclusiveness in Business School – Special series on (Dis)ability

Over the past week we have focused in on the topic of Disability. Very few schools report in the Sharing Information on Progress about their programmes and opportunities relating to persons with disabilities. This isn’t to say that Signatories are not actively engaged in this topic. Below are some examples of from schools around the … Continue reading Examples of Inclusiveness in Business School – Special series on (Dis)ability

Empowering Refugees through training and funding – Monash University Malaysia (Part 1 of 2)

The School of Business at Monash University Malaysia has been actively engaged for several years now in programmes aimed at assisting and empowering Refugees through capacity building, funding and partnerships with multiple organisations. In this two part post, I spoke with Priya Sharma, Coordinator and PRME Ambassador at Monash University Malaysia to look first at … Continue reading Empowering Refugees through training and funding – Monash University Malaysia (Part 1 of 2)