Registration is now open for 2019 courses on Environmental Governance & Policy-Making: Navigate Environmental Governance and Influence the Policy Outcome from the Graduate Institute Geneva. The programme is designed for senior executives and mid-career leaders from all sectors and backgrounds who want to influence policy outcomes and contribute to solving pressing environmental challenges.
The United Nations Statistics Division is offering a self-paced course titled "SEEA - In Depth Training on Water Accounting". The course provides an overview of water accounting as laid out in the System of Environmental Economic Accounting (SEEA), the statistical standard used to measure the relationship between the economy and the environment, and the SEEA Water.
United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UN ESCAP)
The United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UN ESCAP) is offering an e-learning course titled Low Carbon Green Growth Roadmap, which addresses the economic transformation necessary for the realization of the Green Growth objectives.
The ESAForD project is a seven-country ecosystem service valuation project developed in collaboration with the Environment for Development (EfD) centers in Costa Rica, China, Ethiopia, Kenya, Tanzania, South Africa, and Sweden. The project aims to contribute to the development of ecosystem service accounting by enhancing the knowledge and empirical experience around valuing ecosystem services.
On 8 May 2018 (23:00 JST), the Clean Energy Solutions Center, in partnership with the Organization of American States (OAS), and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) is holding a webinar on 'Finding New Synergies between Water and Energy.'
Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO)
This joint UNIDO-OECD Stakeholders’ Guidebook aims to help Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) in the European Union Eastern Partnership countries find efficient and effective financial solutions to support Resource Efficient and Cleaner Production (RECP) measures in their operations.
Groundwater withdrawals have risen sharply in the past 50 years and the resource is becoming increasingly degraded due to pollution and saline intrusion. How can policies slow depletion, contribute to aquifer recovery and prevent pollution?
The OECD Green Talks Live webinar series brings world experts together on pressing environmental issues for a global audience. The next Green Talks Live will take place on 18 October 2017, focusing on "Water Risk Hotspots for Agriculture".
Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)
At least half the world’s population suffers from polluted water. And the situation is set to worsen. Water pollution is on the rise due to indirect ‘diffuse’ sources of pollution from both agricultural and urban environments.