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The Science and Practice of Sustainable Development (edX)

Learn the critical foundations of sustainable development and how to achieve the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals that are deeply interconnected in the field. This course introduces the origin and key concepts of sustainability and how to apply those to sustainable development practice. Sustainable development will be explored through theories [...]

SDG: Moving Towards Sustainable Work (edX)

Decent work is thecritical engine of sustainable development. This course explores the United Nations' Sustainable Development Goals and mechanisms for developing decent and sustainable work. The United Nations' Sustainable Development 2030 Agenda gives us the opportunity to change and improve the lives of millions of people. These widespread efforts [...]

Exploring Gender Equality in Education (FutureLearn)

Build the skills and strategies to make your school more inclusive by recognising and responding to gender inequality. Gain greater awareness of issues around gender inequality in education. Education systems can present both opportunities and barriers to gender equality. On this three-week course from the British Council, you’ll hear [...]

Gender and Labour in the Global South (FutureLearn)

Delve into the Global South's labour market to understand gender issues and impacts on sustainable development. Examine gender discrimination in the Global South’s labour market. Although women’s participation in the paid labour market has increased in recent decades, gender discrimination in access to decent work persists. Women, particularly in [...]

COVID-19 and Global Inequalities (edX)

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COVID-19 and Global Inequalities (edX)
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This course explores the global impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on members of disadvantaged communities, with lectures and course materials from dozens of countries, around the world. The COVID-19 pandemic has taken millions of lives and caused many millions of people to lose their jobs and/or [...]

Understanding Gender Equity (edX)

Understand what gender equity is, the difference between gender equity and gender equality, why it matters, and how to recognize and address gender inequity in the workplace. This course provides a starting point for learning about and supporting gender equity in your workplace. You will develop a greater awareness [...]

Fostering women's participation to STEM through MOOCs (POK)

This course aims to raise awareness about the importance of gender balance in the STEM field and illustrates a tool for the creation of gender-balanced MOOCs. Gender stereotypes and under-representation of women in STEM affect the way girls and young women perceive themselves, and it is one of the [...]

Igualdade de Género no Trabalho e no Emprego (NAU)

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Igualdade de Género no Trabalho e no Emprego (NAU)
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Quer contribuir para uma sociedade mais consciente, justa e equilibrada? Venha conhecer a situação atual de mulheres e homens em várias áreas da sociedade. O Instituto do Emprego e Formação Profissional, I.P. (IEFP) e a Comissão para a Igualdade no Trabalho e no Emprego (CITE) têm o prazer de [...]
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Understanding Gender Inequality (FutureLearn)

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Understanding Gender Inequality (FutureLearn)
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Gender inequality is a key challenge in society. Explore its causes and consequences and consider the ways you can overcome it. Explore gender inequality in the workplace, family, and society. Gender equality and the empowerment of women is a United Nations Sustainable Development Goal, and has been thrust into [...]