Indigenous Peoples and Management Education – June Special Feature

There are more than 370 million indigenous peoples living around the world in over 90 countries. They occupy 20 per cent of the world’s land surface and take care of 80 per cent of the planet’s biodiversity. Most of the Sustainable Development Goals and associated targets impact, and are impacted by, indigenous people. But Indigenous … Continue reading Indigenous Peoples and Management Education – June Special Feature

A Selection of MOOCs on Sustainability/Ethics for Summer 2016 (part 2)

Every year there is an increase in the number of MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses) available on sustainability topics. These courses are available for free online and open to anyone with an interest in the topic, lasting between three and fourteen weeks and taking three to eight hours per week to complete. Below is a … Continue reading A Selection of MOOCs on Sustainability/Ethics for Summer 2016 (part 2)

A Selection of MOOCs on Sustainability/Ethics for Summer 2016 (part 1)

Every year there is an increase in the number of MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses) available on sustainability topics. These courses are available for free online and open to anyone with an interest in the topic, lasting between three and fourteen weeks and taking three to eight hours per week to complete. Below is a … Continue reading A Selection of MOOCs on Sustainability/Ethics for Summer 2016 (part 1)

Redefining the role of older people: American University of Beirut’s University for Seniors Programme

During the past few decades, the number and proportion of older Lebanese individuals has been rising steadily. It is estimated that by the year 2050, the proportion of people aged 65 years and over will approach 20 percent, the highest among its Arab neighbouring countries. In general, older people have more free time than their … Continue reading Redefining the role of older people: American University of Beirut’s University for Seniors Programme

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

A Business/Business School Partnership Exploring Children Consumer Behaviour – Nova School of Business and Economics

A new resource, launched at the Global Compact LEAD Symposium in Madrid on November 19th, provides an overview of different kinds of mutually beneficial partnerships taking place between businesses and business schools with the aim to further sustainability strategies. To support this, a number of posts focused on these types of partnerships will be featured … Continue reading A Business/Business School Partnership Exploring Children Consumer Behaviour – Nova School of Business and Economics

A Selection of MOOCs on Sustainability/Ethics for Spring 2016 (part 2)

Every year there appears to be an increase in the number of MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses) available on sustainability topics. These courses are available for free online and open to anyone with an interest in the topic, lasting between three and fourteen weeks and taking three to eight hours per week to complete. Below … Continue reading A Selection of MOOCs on Sustainability/Ethics for Spring 2016 (part 2)

A Selection of MOOCs on Sustainability/Ethics for Spring 2016 (part 1)

  Every year there appears to be an increase in the number of MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses) available on sustainability topics. These courses are available for free online and open to anyone with an interest in the topic, lasting between three and fourteen weeks and taking three to eight hours per week to complete. … Continue reading A Selection of MOOCs on Sustainability/Ethics for Spring 2016 (part 1)

A Selection of MOOCs on Sustainability/Ethics for Fall 2015

There are a growing number of MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses) being offered on a range of sustainability topics. These courses are available for free online and open to anyone with an interest in the topic, lasting between three and fourteen weeks and taking between three and eight hours of time per week to complete. … Continue reading A Selection of MOOCs on Sustainability/Ethics for Fall 2015

Business Schools Engaging in Interdisciplinary Projects to Reach Sustainable Development Goals – Aarhus University and the Maasai Mara in Kenya

Global challenges are often very complex and call for evidence-based solutions across disciplines and sectors. The question is, who can and will take leadership and bring the necessary stakeholders to the table to find sustainable solutions? Universities and business schools, like Aarhus University School of Business and Social Sciences (Aarhus BSS) in Denmark, are increasingly … Continue reading Business Schools Engaging in Interdisciplinary Projects to Reach Sustainable Development Goals – Aarhus University and the Maasai Mara in Kenya