Just and Green: Labour's Ecological Question

The Massive Open Online Course "‘Just and Green: Labour's Ecological Question’" is open for free enrolment on https://iversity.org/en/courses/just-and-green-labours-ecological-question

Watch the course trailer here


This FREE online course explores different aspects of the ‘jobs vs. environment dilemma’ through a lens of current struggles, as well as academic and policy debates. The different lectures, reading materials and zoom workshops discuss fundamental transformations in the ways we produce, consume and organise our economy and society.


You can attend this course and study at your own pace. Workload: 6-7 hrs/chapter.


Wherever you are, all you need is only an internet connection and eagerness to learn more.

For Whom?

Trade unionists, labour activists, labour educators, labour researchers, NGOs and everybody else interested in the topic. No prior knowledge on the topic is required.


Once you complete the course, you can obtain an official certificate from the GLU and iversity.

• The Certificate of Participation costs 29 € and it can be purchased at any time after the completion of the

• Participants from non-OECD countries and trade unionists from OECD countries may receive a scholarship
for the certificate.

• To apply for a scholarship, send an email to online(at)global-labour-university.org, specifying your
   organisation and your country.

In this course, you will learn about:

Chapter 1: Introduction to the course
Chapter 2: Setting the context: why is the environment a labour issue?
Chapter 3: Responding to the environmental crisis: labour struggles from various sectors
Chapter 4: Theoretical debates on labour and environment
Chapter 5: Labour’s policy proposals

If you are more interested in this kind of online courses, visit the  Global Labour University Online Academy

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