UNITAR / UN Environment eCourse - Introduction to Sustainable Consumption and Production in Africa

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29 Apr 2019 to 21 Jun 2019
Organisation: 
United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR), United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment)

Transitioning towards Sustainable Consumption and Production (SCP) is key to achieving the 2030 Sustainable Agenda. The course “Introduction to SCP in Africa” aims to provide policy makers and other stakeholders with an introduction to SCP, as an approach to enabling sustainable societies in Africa.

Developed specifically for the needs of the African region, the second edition of the course will take place 29 April –21 June, 2019. The course is developed jointly by the United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR) and the United Nations Environment Programme (UNE) and delivered within the framework of the SWITCH Africa Green Project.

Participation in the course requires only basic internet connection and a total of 32 learning hours over an 8-week period (4 hours per week). For more information on the course structure, methodology and learning objectives, please consult the course registration page in English and in French language)

With support from the UNE SWITCH Africa Green Project, a limited number of fellowships are available for participants from Africa working in the public sector, academia or NGOs. For more information on the fellowship application process, please contact: scp@unitar.org.

Registration and fellowship application deadline: 17 March 2019. To register, please visit: 

Themes: 
Consumption
Region: 
Africa
Language: 
English
Delivery mode: 
Online
Registration required: 
Yes
Fee: 
Yes
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