The course is designed for multiple points of entry and could be helpful for Business CEOs, CFOs, CSOs, PhD and MBA students, government experts, and representatives of international organisations. The programme will be a fruitful and supportive environment to share experience and best practices in sustainable investment & business model transformation. The alumni will become part of the vibrant network of sustainability change makers from 60 different countries and inspire further sustainability transformations for the years to come.
The modules will be taught by active professionals and experts, who advise and lead corporations, international organisations, nonprofit organisations, national and city governments around the world and have experience working with EU institutions and the United Nations. The School will draw on the unique expertise of true sustainability pioneers, including the Founder of the International Society for Ecological Economics, Prof. Robert Costanza; the President of the Institute for New Economic Thinking, Dr Robert Johnson; the Founder of the B-Corp movement Marcello Palazzi, CEO of Grameen Impact Royston Braganza; Head of Sustainable Investment at BNP Paribas, Guy Janssens; former CSO of IKEA, Pia Heidenmark Cook; Founder of Volans, John Elkington, the Founder and CEO of Environment Europe Foundation, Dr Stanislav Edward Shmelev. The scope of sustainability issues addressed during the School, covering not only economic and environmental, but also social sustainability, will make this School truly unique. Please explore the portrait gallery of our speakers below.
The course will take place at a historic and atmospheric St Hilda's College in Oxford. The unique environment will stimulate our dialogue and create wonderful memories for the years to come. The participants will forge lasting friendships and become part of an alumni network of professionals from 60 different countries.
"Seven years ago I was part of this wonderful experience. If you think it's time to boost your career then consider this course." Vincent Awotwe-Pratt
The Oxford, Spring, Summer and Winter Schools in Ecological Economics organised by Environment Europe attracted participants from 60 countries, including Canada, USA, Mexico, Ecuador, Costa Rica, Brazil, Colombia, Peru, Argentina, Iceland, UK, France, Germany, Austria, Spain, Italy, Portugal, Belgium, the Netherlands, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Finland, Bosnia, Serbia, Croatia, Albania, Latvia, Morocco, Ghana, Nigeria, China, India, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Philippines, Papua New Guinea, Australia and New Zealand, including UNDP, UNEP, IUCN, OECD, WWF, GGGI experts as well as representatives of ministries, companies like Deloitte and Shell, NGOs and leading universities. You will be able to see the happy faces of our alumni, professors and the names of organisations that sent their staff to be trained with us at Environment Europe in Oxford on our website.
We are looking forward to welcoming you to Oxford!