How is our community changing the course of the future?
To Nova SBE, positive impact shall have a relationship to the UN's Sustainable Development Goals. Our community is committed to foster dialogue and action, by disseminating knowledge, launching innovative projects, supporting organizations' transformation, and leading by example, as responsible citizens. This is the space that will provide the know-how so that the best and most innovative talent, such as yours, can play its role. If you want to lead the future and be at the forefront of change, this is your way in.
Thirst Project Nova SBE's Newsletter October
This is a quick read (2-3 minutes) on what are the new ways of approaching the fight against thirst not only around the world but also in Thirst Project Nova SBE. Get to know the new projects of this team of more than 20 students of Nova SBE that constantly try to move people into helping in this cause, also know how to help and how scientific innovation is playing a part on this matter.Learn more
The importance of having a job
In this Inclusive Future video, Parth Dwarkadas shares his responsibilities and experience of working at Nova SBE.Learn more
Impactful Alumni: Meet Marta Ramos
Marta Ramos is a Nova SBE Alumna and Co-CEO of zeroCO2 Iberia - a benefit corporation that deals with environmental sustainability through reforestation projects with high social impact. Each tree planted has a unique id, is geolocated and you can follow the growth online.Learn more
Get to know the Make Space for Growth Podcast
Nova SBE Alumna Sara Vicente Barreto, Corporate Strategist, Social Entrepreneur, Writer, Mum of 2 and passionate for growth launched a Podcast series focused on getting to know successful women leaders around the world, how they run their businesses and how they manage themselves. Get inspired by their stories!Learn more
Impactful Alumni: Meet Joana Dias da Cunha
Nova SBE is running an Alumni Video Series to showcase how they are contributing to the SDG Agenda at a professional level. Joana Dias da Cunha is our first speaker: Founder & CEO at Fair Bazaar & Fair News, she is also a sustainability advocate, climate optimist, and social entrepreneur.Learn more
TEDxNOVA, at Nova SBE
The first TEDxNOVA was a day full of inspiration, exchange and ideas worth sharing. 7 excellent speakers presented their insights from diverse fields like education, biopharma, design, photography, psychology, sports and leadership.Learn more
The campaign that made a difference at GALP
Galp shares best practices of inclusion resulting from their active participation in the Commitment to Inclusion by Inclusive Community Forum.Learn more
RESEARCH CORNER: Creatives who dislike a brand produce more rational advertising
What if there were a positive side to working on tasks we would rather not do?Learn more
Economic policies: should they be tested?
(IN)Pertinente with Cátia Batista: What is the use of implementing economic policies without knowing for sure the population's needs? What is the use of an economic solution if the target audience does not know or can use it? Economic policies must be tested like medicines; and this is one of our Professor's expertises. In this episode, listen to the examples you mentioned by Hugo Van Der Ding and understand how not all "recipes" are used to support the development of populations.Learn more
Are economic impact assessments needed?
(IN)Pertinente with Cátia Baptista: What is the use of testing economic policies without assessing their impact? How do we know if a cost-effective solution is truly a solution without testing it and measuring the results before launching it on a large scale? Economic policies must be tested but also evaluated, just as it is done in science, with medicines. Cátia Baptista responds to Hugo Van Der Ding's curiosity and talks about her field experience, reporting on studies whose results are surprising.Learn more
ECONOMY: Will my work be replaced by a machine?
Cátia Batista speaks from different perspectives and mentions opportunities, showing Hugo van der Ding the most positive side of all this technological acceleration. Hugo is the moderator of Francisco Manuel dos Santos Foundation's Podcast: (IN)Pertinente.Learn more
From traditional finance to entrepeneurial finance
Afonso Eça, our Alumnus and Professor, welcomed the new Masters' students 21/22 with a great talk on entrepreneurial finance.Learn more
Who counts in Sustainability? People, Planet, Profit.
Michael Parkes, CEO/Founder of BIOS, welcomed our new Masters' students 21/22 with a great talk on the topic of sustainability.Learn more
COVID-19 vaccine acceptance and hesitancy in low- and middle-income countries
Widespread acceptance of COVID-19 vaccines is crucial for achieving sufficient immunization coverage to end the global pandemic, yet few studies have investigated COVID-19 vaccination attitudes in lower-income countries, where large-scale vaccination is just beginning.Learn more
Effects of change in hospital treatment payment policy for Palestinian refugees in Lebanon: a health economics analysis
Sara Almeida, Nova SBE PhD student, together with Gloria Paolucci and Seita Akihiro, from the Department of Health, UNRWA, and Hala Ghattas, from the Centre for Research in Population and Health, American University of Beirut, developed this research paper.Learn more
A Theory of Collateral for the Lender of Last Resort
João Santos, Visiting Professor at Nova SBE, together with Choi, from Seoul University, and Yorulmazer, from Koc University, published their research that considers a macroprodential approach to analyze the optimal lending policy for the central bank.Learn more
Companies are increasingly willing to take risks
Isabel Almeida e Brito e Margarida Castro Caldas shared with PME Magazine the role that the Inclusive Community Forum (ICF) has been playing towards the inclusion of people with disabilities in the labour market. The community involvement and the growing commitment of companies towards inclusion, has been key to start transforming the recruitment market, and impressive for ICF to testify. Get to know more about ICF and its partners committed to inclusion, reading this article or checking the project's website.Learn more
DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION
The Inclusive Community Forum participated in SIC Notícias's Imagens de Marca and shared the key challenges and benefits of diversity and inclusionLearn more
COMPANIES AND INCLUSION
The Inclusive Community Forum participated in RTP's Sociedade Civil and shared insights about inclusion of people with disabilities in Portuguese companies.Learn more
The Inclusive Community Forum presents a pilot project of the Journey to EmpowermentLearn more
Towards greater digitization in clinical trials?
Nova SBE Notes column at Netfarma contributes to the reflection in the health area by the members of the research center Nova SBE Health Economics and Management Knowledge Center. Carolina Santos, a PhD student, reflects upon the digitalization of clinical trials.Learn more
Companies are every day more likely to risk.
Isabel Almeida e Brito e Margarida Castro Caldas shared with PME Magazine the role that the Inclusive Community Forum (ICF) has been playing towards the inclusion of people with disabilities in the labour market.Learn more
Inclusive Recruitment at CUF
CUF shares best practices of inclusion resulting from their active participation in the Commitment to Inclusion by the Inclusive Community Forum.Learn more
Leveraging technology to reach global health: The case of telemedicine in São Tomé and Príncipe health system
Cátia Gonçalves, Ph.D candidate at Nova SBE and researcher at Health Management & Economics Knowledge Center, published recently a research paper on Health Policy and Technology.Learn more
We all have a role to play. What is yours?
We know how much potential each member of our community has. From staff to researchers, from corporate to non-profit organizations. Whether you are producing relevant research, an idea that could be turned into an impactful project, or you're becoming an expert in a sustainability-related field. We want to help you discover your purpose and share it.
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Here, you can choose to participate in ongoing initiatives or propose new ones to the community. At the end of each academic year, you will get your Global Commitment CV, with your measured contribution to the UN SDG. If you do not have an @novasbe.pt email and you would like to get access to this platform, please email us at email@example.com and we will help you.GET INVOLVED