Ciencia y medioambiente

Sustainable Purchasing: Environmental and Social Criteria for Product Selection


This course covers the foundations of sustainable procurement, sustainable development and climate change mitigation, environmental impact of production and consumption, ethical sourcing and fair trade, broader social and environmental impacts, government policies and incentives, consumer behavior and responsible purchasing, and sector-specific sustainable practices.

What you will learn

Learners will acquire the knowledge and skills to make environmentally and socially responsible purchasing decisions, understand the impact of their choices on the environment and communities, and navigate the complex landscape of sustainable procurement policies and practices.

Course program

Foundations of Sustainable Procurement
Sustainable Development and Climate Change Mitigation
Environmental Impact of Production and Consumption
Ethical Sourcing and Fair Trade
Broader Social and Environmental Impacts
Government Policies and Incentives
Consumer Behavior and Responsible Purchasing
Sector-Specific Sustainable Practices