How to Engage Students Around the SDGs – Antwerp Management School

Over the past three years, Antwerp Management School has stepped up its efforts to implement the PRME principles. Apart from having been a Signatory since 2012, they also hosted the Belgium Global Compact Network Chapter. Sustainability is a key focus area of their school, in particular what they refer to as societal consciousness of students … Continue reading How to Engage Students Around the SDGs – Antwerp Management School

How the Social Impact Festival at University of Western Australia Supports Global and Local Progress

The Sustainable Development Goals help us consider everything – from one person, to the university, to our cities – in a global context. They provide a robust yet accessible framework for learning about global progress. This is the focus of the work being done at the Centre for Social Impact at the University of Western … Continue reading How the Social Impact Festival at University of Western Australia Supports Global and Local Progress

Engaging High School Students in Sustainable Business – San Francisco State University College of Business

Engaging business school students in ethics and responsible business is important, but business schools can also play another important role to influence students before they even enter business school. Many, such as San Francisco State University’s College of Business in the US, are providing a range of programmes to expose high school students to these … Continue reading Engaging High School Students in Sustainable Business – San Francisco State University College of Business

Global Student Networks Engaged in Sustainability in Management Education

Almost every business school now has at least one club on campus that aims to bring students interested in responsible leadership and sustainability together. Many of these clubs are part of global networks. These campus clubs not only provide a space for interested students to meet, but are an important resource for sustainability faculty and … Continue reading Global Student Networks Engaged in Sustainability in Management Education

Using Pitch Competitions to Develop Sustainability Skills and Businesses

Many business students enter their degree programs hoping that, one day, they will become entrepreneurs, starting and growing their own businesses. In addition to a range of courses and electives focused on entrepreneurship, there has also been a significant increase in the number of local and global pitch competitions. At a pitch competition, teams of students … Continue reading Using Pitch Competitions to Develop Sustainability Skills and Businesses

Management Education and the United Nations

As an initiative established by the United Nations, PRME provides a range of opportunities for signatories to engage with a range of programmes throughout the UN system. This includes the wider “UN family” made up of the UN and its many affiliated programmes (e.g. UNDP, UNEP), funds (e.g. UNICEF), and specialised agencies (e.g. ILO, IMF, … Continue reading Management Education and the United Nations

2015 Good Practices in Responsible Management Education (Part 2)

It is once again time for PRiMEtime’s year-end review. 2015 was another exciting year with a lot of innovative new initiatives and approaches at business schools around the world to embedding responsible leadership and sustainability into their programmes. Sixty articles were posted featuring over 182 examples from more than 114 schools in 38 countries. In … Continue reading 2015 Good Practices in Responsible Management Education (Part 2)

2015 Good Practices in Responsible Management Education (Part 1)

It is once again time for PRiMEtime’s year-end review. 2015 was another exciting year with a lot of innovative new initiatives and approaches at business schools around the world embedding responsible leadership and sustainability into their programmes. Sixty articles were posted over the year on responsible management education, featuring over 182 examples from more than … Continue reading 2015 Good Practices in Responsible Management Education (Part 1)

Supply Chains and Sustainability – UNGlobal Compact – Resources and Ways to Engage

A company’s entire supply chain can make a significant impact in promoting human rights, fair labour practices, environmental progress and anti-corruption policies. Companies rank supply chain practices as the biggest challenge to improving their sustainability performance. In response, the Global Compact provides a range of resources and projects to assist companies in this regard, all … Continue reading Supply Chains and Sustainability – UNGlobal Compact – Resources and Ways to Engage

Partnerships in Sustainable Food – University of Guelph and Earl’s Restaurants

The University of Guelph College of Business and Economics in Canada is dedicated to changing lives and improving life. This commitment resonates through Guelphs’s 22,000 students that share this profound sense of responsibility to address global issues. Actively engaged both locally and internationally, the College of Business and Economics has a range of projects on … Continue reading Partnerships in Sustainable Food – University of Guelph and Earl’s Restaurants