Course on Applying Design Thinking in Implementing the 2030 Agenda: An Innovative Approach to Innovation
25 Jun 2019 to 28 Jun 2019 | Online
This engaging four-day course enables participants to employ integrative and cross-disciplinary thinking in order to develop innovative, human-centred solutions in support of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.
Upon successful completion of this course, participants will:
- Demonstrate a sound understanding of the notion of sustainable development, the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, its 17 Sustainable Development Goals, its vision and principles; and the holistic approach of the 5Ps – People, Planet, Prosperity, Peace and Partnerships;
- Demonstrate a sound understanding of the key principles and stages of the design thinking process, the concept of innovation and types of innovation;
- Be able to apply design thinking to analyse development initiatives within a given local context, and be able to apply integrative and cross-disciplinary thinking in support of human-centered and sustainable solutions