Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
Sustainable Infrastructure on the Development Agenda
Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo

Sustainable Infrastructure on the Development Agenda

This course is part of Sustainable Infrastructure Specialization

Taught in English

Alfred Hans Grunwaldt
Gema Sacristán
María Cecilia Ramirez

Instructors: Alfred Hans Grunwaldt

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Gain insight into a topic and learn the fundamentals

Beginner level

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5 hours (approximately)
Flexible schedule
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What you'll learn

  • The importance and concept of sustainable infrastructure and its contributions to achieving the goals of the Paris Agreement and the SDGs.

  • The relevance and pillars of sustainability throughout the lifecycle of infrastructure projects to address global challenges.

  • The economic and social benefits of including the private sector perspective in infrastructure portfolios.

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June 2024

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Course

Gain insight into a topic and learn the fundamentals

Beginner level

Recommended experience

5 hours (approximately)
Flexible schedule
Learn at your own pace

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Infrastructure is the building block to support economic growth, productivity, the provision of services, and people’s quality of life. This course provides the concept of sustainable infrastructure and introduces the infrastructure framework developed by the IDB. It also outlines the global challenges regarding projects sustainability and the role of infrastructure in the region’s economic recovery.

What's included

7 videos6 readings3 assignments1 discussion prompt1 plugin

What's included

5 readings1 assignment1 plugin

Instructors

Alfred Hans Grunwaldt
Banco Interamericano de Desarrollo
8 Courses892 learners

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