Autumn School on Sustainability and Operations Management

The Department of Agricultural Economics and The Department of Management Science and Project Planning, University of Nairobi have nominated 10 students to participate in the ongoing ‘Student Autumn School on Sustainability and Operations Management’ in Ghana. The Autumn School is organized by Kühne Foundation with support from German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD). The week-long program will raise awareness on sustainable operations among young students. Through the program, the students will learn how global corporations have integrated sustainability principles in their operations, techniques to measure greenhouse gasses emissions, sustainable trade, environmental impact of supply chain logistics, energy consumption reduction of supply chain and logistics and sustainable city logistics and e-commerce.  Ultimately, the students will apply the knowledge learned in their ongoing studies and research work, forming a cohort of sustainability experts.