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ESD Forum Nine: The SDGs as direction providers for improved quality in higher education

Research profile seminar

In this virtual forum, participants are invited to discuss, reflect upon, and jointly examine, to what extent courses/programmes in Swedish higher education are oriented towards sustainable development and the SDGs.

A short initial input lecture will be made by professor Arjen Wals on how the SDGs could serve as direction providers for improved quality in higher education. Following Arjen Wals, professor Björn Hassler and professor Peter Dobers will talk about and give examples on the integration of Sustainable Development into courses and programmes at Södertörn University.

Schedule

10:00-10:10 Welcome and Introduction
Kassahun Weldemariam (PhD), sustainability coordinator at the Center for Sustainable Development, University of Gothenburg
Eddi Omrcen, Sustainability Strategist, at the Center for Sustainable Development, University of Gothenburg

10:10-10:30 The SDGs as direction providers for improved quality in higher education
Arjen Wals, Professor of Transformative Learning for Socio-Ecological Sustainability, Wageningen University and UNESCO Chair Social Learning for Sustainability

10:30-10:50 Integration of Sustainable Development into Courses and Programmes
Björn Hassler, Professor in Environmental Science and Vice Dean at the School of Natural Science, Environmental Studies and Technology at Södertörn University, Stockholm
Peter Dobers, Professor of business administration and passionate about sustainable development and collaborationSince 2016, Peter has been working as a Dean at the School of Natural Science, Environmental Studies and Technology at Södertörn University, Stockholm

10:50-11:45 Discussion

Interested to join? Here is the registration link: https://kompetensutveckling.gu.se/seminarie/detalj/4206?lang=en_us

Zoom link will be provided to registered participants few days before the event.

Date: 6/18/2020

Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Categories: Sustainable development, Education

Contact person: Kassahun Weldemariam

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