This new e-course describes an innovative methodology to deal with uncertainties: Decision Making under Deep Uncertainty (DMDU), and how to use it to make robust decisions for long term investments in a changing world.
Chaque région du monde présente des facteurs de vulnérabilité au changement climatique mais est néanmoins en mesure d’atténuer les effets de ce phénomène et de renforcer sa résilience. En ratifiant l’Accord de Paris, la communauté internationale a manifesté sa volonté d’agir.
TH Köln University of Applied Sciences, United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment)
Disasters have multiple impacts e.g., losses of lives, devastating impacts on infrastructure, damage to ecosystems and undermining development. On top of this, climate change is expected to aggravate existing disaster risks in many regions of the world.
United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment)
This four hour course introduces the science, the current global legal framework, and the elements of a framework for action to mitigate the growing threat of pollution worldwide. The e-learning course is comprised of three lessons which provide links to the relevant information and concepts of the InforMEA Glossary section.
Renewable Energy Academy (RENAC), Green Budget Germany (GBG)
This training gives participants in-depth knowledge of economic and fiscal policies which can improve framework conditions for renewable energy investment while raising additional revenues for governments. Participants will learn how to design policies that take the concerns of multiple stakeholders into account and mitigate the impacts of energy price rises on the vulnerable.
United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR)
This massive open online course on National Adaptation Plans: Building Climate Resilience in Agriculture brings you closer to the nexus of climate change adaptation, agriculture and sustainable development. If you want to learn from development professionals currently engaged in national adaptation planning and agriculture, then this 6-week course is for you.
United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), Stockholm Resilience Centre, Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD), Pronatura, ECOSUR, National Biodiversity Strategies and Action Plans (NBSAP) Forum, The Nature Conservancy
Are you interested in learning how to incorporate the concept of resilience into your work? Do you want to promote an integrated approach to social and ecological sustainability? Do you want to enhance the effectiveness of your conservation and development actions to deliver on the Aichi Biodiversity Targets and Sustainable Development Goals?
This course takes stock of the tested knowledge and practices in climate finance from different development partners and delivers a unique and timely learning product to build participant capacities in planning, accessing, delivering, and monitoring climate finance at the national level.
United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment), University of Eastern Finland
The University of Eastern Finland (UEF) and the United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment) are jointly organizing a high profile two-week Course on international environmental law-making and diplomacy near Geneva, at the Château des Comtes de Challes, in Chambéry, France from 9 to 19 October 2017.
Transitioning towards Sustainable Consumption and Production (SCP) is key to achieving the 2030 Sustainable Agenda. The course “Introduction to SCP in LAC” aims to provide policy makers and other stakeholders with an introduction to SCP, as an approach to enabling sustainable societies in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) region.