Curricular initiatives for university students​

Cases  related to learning & teaching activities integrated in undergraduate, graduate or research degree programs, such as lecture material, assignments, class activities and projects, study trips, etc.

CityAdapt: Partnerships with Universities for Long-term SDG Monitoring

A long-term research programme within university research institutions to monitor the benefits of the implemented urban Ecosystem-based Adaptation interventions in Mexico, El Salvador and Jamaica.
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Live-in-LabsⓇ – A Unique participatory approach for building sustainable Communities

An interdisciplinary, experiential learning academic program in developing sustainable rural communities for students at Amrita Vishwa Vidhyapeetham and universities worldwide. The Program engages participants in 17 UNSDG's and 117 SDG targets.
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Developing Intersectional Approaches to SDGs: Case of Migration

UNESCO Chair on International Migration established at Yasar University offers an intersectional approach by associating all its teaching and research activities with the SGDs. The case demonstrates how migration as a cross-cutting issue is researched at the university with reference to contributing SDGs especially by developing a wide range of national and international partnerships.
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Telkom University’s Socio-Eco-preneurship Project: Student Engagement to Implement the SDGs in Bandung Indonesia

“Socio-Eco-preneurship Project”, is a Project Based Learning (PBL) for graduate students in business management that tested the application of project management skills to operationalizing the SDGs at a local level.
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Integrating the UN SDGs into Resource Engineering Using an International, Collaborative Course Model

Exploring the opportunities and challenges for sustainable development in the context of mineral and energy resources: A case study of a collaborative engineering course between three universities.
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Developing Coursework and Supplementary Activities

Developing Coursework and Supplementary Activities Description Institution University of Pennsylvania Organizations/areas of the university involved Weitzman School of Design, Penn Institute for Urban Research, Perry World House Country United States More information… This case describes a graduate level course in City and Regional planning, “Issues in Global Sustainable Development: Adapting Formality and Informality in Rapidly […]

Seminar: Sustainability at the university – actions for the 17 SDGs

Seminar: Sustainability at the university – actions for the 17 SDGs Description Institution Hochschule Düsseldorf/University of Applied Science (HSD) Organizations/areas of the university involved Fachbereich Sozial-und Kulturwissenschaften Country Germany More information… In April 2018, the first seminar dedicated to the SDGs started at the Fachbereich Sozial-und Kulturwissenschaften Faculty at the Hochschule Düsseldorf / University of […]