Sustainable development begins with respecting human rights (Professor Cees van Dam)

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Sep 24, 2019

The MOOC was very information and brought a new understand of the Goals of SDGs. Also it has opened my mind towards SDGs and business world connection in the benefit of both.


May 19, 2020

A relatively easy and well-paced course with interesting case studies. Encourages you to take action towards sustainable development through its Hummingbird Challenges.

From the lesson
Week 3: Society I
This week is the first of two weeks dedicated to those SDGs that relate to Society. We introduce societal challenges such as hunger and poverty, and we look at new business models for healthcare and the transition to sustainable energy.

Taught By

  • Eva Rood

    Eva Rood

    Director, Positive Change Initiative
  • Steve Kennedy

    Steve Kennedy

    Associate Professor corporate sustainability
  • Rob van Tulder

    Rob van Tulder

    Professor of International Business-Society Management
  • Dirk Schoenmaker

    Dirk Schoenmaker

    Professor Banking & Finance
  • Mallory Flowers

    Mallory Flowers

    Academic researcher
  • Frank Wijen

    Frank Wijen

    Associate Professor
  • Heleen Tiemersma

    Heleen Tiemersma

    PhD Candidate and Research Associate
  • Marta Szymanowska

    Marta Szymanowska

    Associate Professor
  • Erik van Raaij

    Erik van Raaij

  • Yashar Ghiassi-Farrokhfal

    Yashar Ghiassi-Farrokhfal

    Assistant Professor
  • Tobias Brandt

    Tobias Brandt

    Assistant Professor
  • Michaéla Schippers

    Michaéla Schippers

  • Steef van de Velde

    Steef van de Velde

  • René de Koster

    René de Koster

  • Ying Zhang

    Ying Zhang

    Associate Professor
  • Ferdinand Jaspers

    Ferdinand Jaspers

    Adjunct Professor
  • Anne-Kathrin Klesse

    Anne-Kathrin Klesse

    Assistant Professor
  • Marieke de Wal

    Marieke de Wal

    Lead researcher and managing director
  • Gabriele Jacobs

    Gabriele Jacobs

  • Amanda Williams

    Amanda Williams

    Senior Researcher
  • Cees van Dam

    Cees van Dam

  • Dianne Bevelander

    Dianne Bevelander


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