Teaching sustainability: how MBAs are combining mainstream with green-stream

Meir Wachs realized in advance of he used to Oxford university’s Saïd Organization University that he would in all probability launch a organization following finishing the MBA programme. “I started off my to start with firm when I was 20,” suggests the 32-calendar year-aged American. “One of my ambitions going into Saïd was to come across a further prospect.”

What Mr Wachs did not anticipate was that his new undertaking would be a social enterprise. Routemasters, the firm he co-started with a classmate, makes use of anonymised info from cell telephone signals to support municipalities in creating nations around the world make improvements to their public transport programs.

For that he credits Saïd’s teaching on the UN’s Sustainable Growth Targets (SDGs) through a core class on its MBA programme termed “Global Chances and Threats: Oxford” (Goto).

Mr Wachs suggests the idea was sparked by a discussion with a fellow MBA

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