Seven Initiatives from Koç University Graduate School of Business in Turkey

Koç University Graduate School of Business in Turkey has been a signatory of PRME since 2008 and of the Global Compact since 2007. Social responsibility and sustainability are one of the key strategic aims of the University and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) are being embedded throughout the curriculum. Here are seven initiatives highlighted in … Continue reading Seven Initiatives from Koç University Graduate School of Business in Turkey

Trends and Innovations in Sustainability and the SDGs – News Items From This Month

One has only to turn on the news to hear about the challenges we are facing in one, or several of the issues covered in the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). But the news isn’t all negative. The reality is that there are countless news items, most of which get very little attention, that celebrate successes, … Continue reading Trends and Innovations in Sustainability and the SDGs – News Items From This Month

Mapping the SDGs – Experiences from USB

Three and a half years into the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) and a growing number of Business Schools are organising mapping excercises in order to gain a better understanding of where their school stands when it comes to impacts and opportunities in relation to the Goals. In their most recent Sharing Information on progress (SIP) … Continue reading Mapping the SDGs – Experiences from USB

Partnerships for the SDGs -Timor-Leste and FedUni

Developing mutually beneficial partnerships with other organisations is both Principle 6 of PRME but also Sustainable Development Goal 17. Federation University in Ballarat, Australia has a strong partnership with the only public national university in Timor-Leste, one of the poorest, and newest, countries in the world. Although the partnership has been going since 2013, many … Continue reading Partnerships for the SDGs -Timor-Leste and FedUni

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

5 Climate Change Resources from the United Nations Global Compact

Earlier this week, the work of the PRME Working Group on Climate Change and Environment was featured on PRiMEtime. In addition to their work and the resources they have developed, the United Nations Global Compact has produced several resources focused on climate action. Much of this is through the Caring for Climate initiative in partnership … Continue reading 5 Climate Change Resources from the United Nations Global Compact

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