On 15-31 August 2019, the Environment Europe Organisation is offering an Oxford Summer School in Ecological Economics 2019. The School will address key elements of the new economy transformation, exploring the cutting edge methods and policy applications in ecological economics. The course will be composed of theoretical and applied modules and will address three key elements of the new economy transformation: an industrial ecology approach, multiple criteria methods for decision making and new tools for measuring progress.
The Frankfurt School - UNEP Collaborating Centre for Climate & Sustainable Energy Finance
The 2019 Frankfurt Climate and Sustainable Energy Finance (CSEF) Summer Academy offers participants the chance to take a lead role in the climate finance story; including core coursework on the links between public and private sector finance, the impact of recent international climate negotiations, and policies and sources of financing to scale up and unlock climate finance.
Green Growth Knowledge Platform (GGKP), Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH, Partnership for Action on Green Economy (PAGE)
A number of advisory services are available free of charge to policy makers, policy advisors, and supporting institutes to support the transition to an inclusive green economy. On 29 May (3:00 PM CET), the GGKP held a webinar to introduce a selection of these services, including how they can be accessed an utilised.
On 27 May - 28 June 2019, the United Nations System Staff College is offering an online course on "Policy Coherence for Sustainable Development." This engaging online course is designed to equip participants with a sound understanding of why policy coherence is important for achieving sustainable development, what coherent policy-making entails, and what are the specific tools, mechanisms and approaches that can be employed to foster policy coherence.
Smart Prosperity Institute (SPI), World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF), Metcalf Foundation, Nature Conservancy of Canada, Nature United, Ducks Unlimited, Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society (CPWAS)
On 21 May 2019 (7:00 PM CET/1:00 PM EDT), Smart Prosperity Institute (SPI), World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF), Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society (CPAWS), Ducks Unlimited, Metcalf Foundation, Nature Conservancy of Canada, and Nature United are holding a webinar on the "Landmark U.N. Biodiversity Report with Lead Co-Author."
Climate Technology Centre & Network (CTCN), International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA)
On 16 May 2019 (3:00 - 4:00 pm CEST), the Climate Technology Centre and Network (CTCN) and the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) is hosting a webinar on "Innovations for the Power Sector Transformation, Focus on Blockchain Technology."
Partnership for Action on Green Economy (PAGE), Strategic Alliance on Green Bond Market Development in G20 Emerging Economies (STA)
This 2-hour Introduction to Sustainable Finance eCourse provides technical knowledge on why and how to choose sustainable finance solutions over conventional investment. The course is presented in three modules: Fundamentals of Sustinable Finance; Sustainable Finance Market; Sustainable Finance Products.