Introduction to Sustainablility
- This course is suitable to anyone.
We have limited time to achieve sustainable development, and it is a tough road ahead. Come join us, and we tell you the story of sustainability and how we can overcome this challenge.
You hear and see the word sustainability plastered everywhere. So, you became curious and wanted to learn more about it. Instead of getting an answer, you get bombarded with tons and tons of information. This might have overwhelmed you, forcing you to give up not knowing where to begin.
We here at SDG Plus have put together a 10-part miniseries that will help bring you up to speed. Our miniseries will introduce you to the world of sustainability and walk you through its origin story by giving real world examples from communities and organizations. We will arm you with the necessary tools so that you can go out there yourself and understand what everyone has to say about sustainability. You will be ready to take action!
These are the themes we will learn about:
Birth of Modern Sustainability
Theories and Principles of Sustainability
Origin Story for Millennium Development Goals (MDGs)
Origin Story for Sustainability Development Goals (SDGs)
Sustainable and Unsustainable Practices Around the Globe
The 3 Pillars of Sustainability
Economics of Sustainability
Sustainable Solutions - Different Approaches to a Common Goal
Climate Change Conference
Who this course is for:
- People interested in social studies
- People interested in environmentalism
- People interested in development
- People interested in sustainability
- People interested in climate science
- People interested in conservation
- 06:07Birth of Modern Sustainability
- 5 questionsQuiz: Birth of Modern Sustainability
- 05:50Theories and Principles of Sustainability
- 5 questionsQuiz: Theories and Principles of Sustainability
- 04:21Origin Story for Millennium Development Goals (MDGs)
- 5 questionsQuiz: Origin Story for Millennium Development Goals
- 04:38Origin Story for Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
- 5 questionsQuiz: Origin Story for Sustainable Development Goals
- 05:18Sustainable and Unsustainable Practices Around the Globe
- 5 questionsQuiz: Sustainable and Unsustainable Practices Around the Globe
Swiss Learning Exchange is an E-Learning organisation based in Switzerland. Focusing on the areas of sustainability and skill development, SLX aims to drive innovation and accelerate learning. Our goal is to help the world get access to high-quality online learning that is engaging and rich. Our learning content reflects the needs of the modern learner, uses advanced storytelling techniques and state of the art video production to convey, engage and inspire.