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Re:thinking / Re:working higher education: SDG Conference Bergen

“The last lesson I learnt is that sustainability is not in the future but in the present. Personal experience taught me that most people want to be reassured that they are going to survive 2019.” Silvio Funtowicz, Philosopher of Science, University of Bergen During the first week of F
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On Breaking silos and nudging the Homo Economicus Academicus community

Part II: The evolutionary trajectory of SITE4Society (A Social Innovation) By Shyama V. Ramani, UNU-MERIT, ramani@merit.unu.edu For Citation: SITE4society Essay No. 2-2018 Phase 1: Born in UNU-MERIT In the United Nations University (UNU-MERIT), we study the evolutionary processes that
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On Breaking silos and nudging the Homo Economicus Academicus community

Part I: The systemic foundations and actor trajectory that triggered SITE4Society   (A social innovation) By Shyama V. Ramani, UNU-MERIT, ramani@merit.unu.edu For Citation: SITE4society Essay No. 1-2018 John Stewart Mills, the great economist and philosopher, defined a homo economicus
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