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About the Course

How can we shape our urban development towards sustainable and prosperous futures? This course explores sustainable cities as engines for greening the economy. We place cities in the context of sustainable urban transformation and climate change. Sustainable urban transformation refers to structural transformation processes – multi-dimensional and radical change – that can effectively direct urban development towards ambitious sustainability and climate goals. We connect the key trends of urbanization, decarbonisation and sustainability. We examine visions, experiments and innovations in urban areas. And we look at practices (what is happening in cities at present) and opportunities (what are the possibilities for cities going forwards into the future). This course provides key examples of activities to promote sustainable cities in Scandinavia, Europe and around the world. We bring together a collection of diverse short films and key short readings on sustainable cities as well as interactive forums and a practical assignment to create an online learning community. This course is produced by Lund University in cooperation with WWF Cities and ICLEI - Local Governments for Sustainability. It is available for free to everyone, everywhere!...

Top reviews

SV
Sep 28, 2019

This course has been approached not just for academic purpose but also it is a moral oligation to carry forward what has been taught. I thank the authorities and faculties who have made presentations.

MB
Mar 14, 2019

Really interesting course. I recommend it for all people who want to now how are cities need to act for sustainable development of our cities, how to prevent earth from fast increasing c02 footprint.

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By Sendanayake, M

Aug 24, 2020

Very useful course content

By Shreya M

May 31, 2020

Great learning experience.

By Md. T H

Mar 5, 2020

That was amazing. "Thanks"

By Arjun G

Aug 22, 2018

Great learning experience.

By Tere M

Nov 4, 2020

Very interesting, thanks!

By Senthil S

Oct 11, 2020

Great learning experience

By Cícero D

Sep 5, 2020

Great amount of knowledge

By Norika M

Feb 4, 2020

Enjoyable and Insightful.

By Victoria H

Nov 24, 2019

Good course! Informative!

By Raj k G

May 5, 2017

Excellent teaching method

By Esther A

Sep 4, 2020

Engaging. Well oriented.

By Athulya m v

Apr 23, 2019

it was a valuable course

By NIKOLETTA N

Feb 12, 2019

Very interesting course!

By Mohamed E

Aug 27, 2018

it was an amazing course

By Luísa R V

Aug 29, 2016

Very interesting course.

By Abhishek G

Aug 15, 2020

Very interesting course

By Mrinalini C

Sep 6, 2016

A well balanced course!

By taufeeq h

May 30, 2020

very intresting course

By Migle G

Oct 10, 2020

Thanks for the course

By Inderpal S C

Jul 18, 2019

Superb for beginners.

By Paul M

May 21, 2017

Excellent Course. Tha

By Harman V

Oct 17, 2020

highly knowledegable

By Kekunawela P S S

Nov 14, 2018

Thanka you Cpoursera

By RANDENIYA K K H R

Nov 13, 2018

this is a good cause

By xavier d

Feb 2, 2016

Nice mooc, well made