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Introduction to Sustainable Development


Provider
coursera

Price
Free

School
Columbia University

Type
University

Instructor
Jeffrey Sachs

Categories
Education, Economics & Finance, Health, Physical Sciences, Physical Sciences, Social Sciences, Food & Nutrition

Duration
8 weeks

Format
Video

Language
English

Description
This course comprises three modules of Dr. Sachs' longer course, "The Age of Sustainable Development", beginning on September 9, which you can enroll in at https://class.coursera.org/susdev-002. The Age of Sustainable Development is a 14-week course, and we hope that after this short course you will join us in the session in September! This preview course, "Introduction to Sustainable Development" will give you an understanding of the key challenges and pathways to sustainable development - that is, economic development that is also socially inclusive and environmentally sustainable.