22 March 2018 to 29 April 2018
Course
Online
United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR)

Background

Water is essential for life and for sustainable development, and well-managed water services contribute to poverty reduction, economic growth and environmental sustainability.

26 February 2018 to 22 April 2018
Course
Online
United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR)
Climate change is one of the greatest challenges of 21st century diplomacy and international governance. Given the many different stakeholders and communities who have roles to play, it is a contemporary challenge with regard to its demand on interdisciplinary knowledge, skills and languages, and the personal capacities needed to combine these so as to make diplomatic sense and success.
December 2017
Partnership for Action on Green Economy (PAGE), United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment), International Labour Organization (ILO), United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR), German Development Institute / Deutsches Institut für Entwicklungspolitik (DIE)
The Green Industrial Policy: Concept, Policies, Country Experiences report provides an overview of the debate on green industrial policy, highlights what countries can gain economically from pursuing environmental integrity, and explores the policy options available to accelerate the transformation in ways that enhance both human well-being and environmental sustainability.
13 November 2017 to 24 December 2017
Course
Online
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.
September 2017
Partnership for Action on Green Economy (PAGE), United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment), International Labour Organization (ILO), United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR)
Partnership for Action on Green Economy (PAGE) has developed the Integrated Green Economy Modelling (IGEM) Framework that aims to better respond to countries’ needs in terms of analysing the cross-sectoral impacts of green economy policies.
September 2017
Partnership for Action on Green Economy (PAGE), United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment), International Labour Organization (ILO), United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR)
The Green Economy Progress (GEP) Measurement Framework helps countries evaluate their overall progress towards an Inclusive Green Economy and to enable a cross-country comparison of progress. This report presents an application of the GEP Framework that tests its main implications at the global level.
6 September 2017 to 1 November 2017
Course
Online
Strathclyde University, United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR)
Energy is the golden thread that connects economic growth, increased social equity, and an environment that allows the world to thrive. Development is not possible without energy, and sustainable development is not possible without sustainable energy. This online programme will give a comprehensive overview of renewable energy as a means to enable sustainable development at a global scale.
13 March 2017 to 3 April 2017
Course
Online
United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR)

Multilateral environmental agreements (MEAs) are the predominant legal method for addressing transboundary environmental problems.

17 April 2017 to 15 May 2017
Course
Online
United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR)

Multilateral environmental agreements (MEAs) are the predominant legal method for addressing transboundary environmental problems.

13 March 2017 to 21 April 2017
Course
Online
United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR)

Trade in environmental goods and services (EGS) offers significant opportunities, in particular for developing countries, to drive economic development while protecting natural capital and creating better livelihoods for citizens.

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