Sustainable Development









Venue: NILE UNIVERSITY

Day 1 - 25/02

TIME

10:00-10:30

Introductions and course outline

10:30-11:30

Genealogy of development thinking: linear progress, disciplinary responses

11:30-12:30


The development of underdevelopment

12:30-1:00

Lunch and Coffee Break

1:00-2:00

Group Exercise and discussion: classification of countries growth and human development index

2:00-3:00

Planning, Architecture and Development

3:00-4:00

Group exercise: comparison of construction and building sectors in LDCs

4:00-4:30

Coffee Break

4:30-5:30

Video and discussion

5:30-6:00

Evaluations


Day 2 - 26/02

TIME

10:00-10:30

Recap of Topics

10:30-11:30

Gender and Equity in Development

11:30-12:30


Precarity and Informality

12:30-1:00

Lunch and Coffee Break

1:00-2:00

Video and discussion

2:00-3:00

The Ecological Turn and Sustainable Development

3:00-4:00

Video and discussion

4:00-4:30

Coffee Break

4:30-5:30

Plenary Discussion

5:30-6:00

Evaluations



Day 3 - 27/02

TIME

10:00-10:30

Recap

10:30-11:30

The environmental psychology approach to the study of sustainable behaviors

11:30-12:30


Socio-psychological drivers and barriers of sustainable behaviors

12:30-1:00

Lunch and Coffee Break

1:00-2:00

Socio-psychological models predicting sustainable behaviors

2:00-3:00

How to promote sustainable attitudes and actions?

3:00-4:00

Group exercise on drivers and barriers of sustainable behaviors

4:00-4:30

Coffee Break

4:30-5:30

Group discussion on the exercise outcomes

5:30-6:00

Evaluations