Sustainable Cities

The SDG Academy Sustainable Cities

Target Audience

All students.


This course explores what Sustainable cities are about. It examines how urban sustainability can be delivered: how cities function as systems of systems; how we can increase urban productivity and reduce urban poverty and inequality, enable urban inclusion and safety; provide universal basic services, housing and infrastructure; protect the urban environment, reduce risk and vulnerability . It further explores what actions need to be taken to improve urban governance and financing for sustainable development and key institutions and agents that can make this possible.

Learning Objectives

Pre-recorded lectures, readings, live webinars, quizzes, discussion forums, and other activities.