The free online course (Massive Open Online Course - MOOC) "Introduction to Sustainability, Sustainable Finance and the role of Law" is available via EduOpen.
The course, in English and lasting about 4 hours, is curated by the Jean Monnet Centre of Excellence on Sustainable Finance (www.eusfil.eu) directed by Prof. Michele Siri, with the collaboration of Prof. Eugenia Macchiavello and Dr. Shanshan Zhu.
The course is a first approach to sustainable finance: it explores the basic concepts, recent developments, trends and analyzes the main issues. The topics covered range from the concept of sustainable development to international standards and principles, from types of sustainable investment products to their economic performance, including the European Action Plan on Sustainable Finance and the impact of the Coronavirus epidemic on the sector.
The course is open to all and does not require any specific previous knowledge.
At the end of the course a badge and a certificate of attendance will be issued.