March 2019
United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment), International Labour Organization (ILO), United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE), United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR), United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS)
This interagency statement issued jointly by seven UN agencies calls upon all stakeholders involved in the infrastructure lifecycle to support an integrated approach to the development of sustainable and resilient infrastructure to accelerate the SDGs and 2030 Agenda.
29 April 2019 to 21 June 2019
Course
Online
United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR), United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment)
From 29 April –21 June 2019, UNITAR and UN Environment are offering the e-course, Introduction to Sustainable Consumption and Production in Africa. The course is designed to assist policymakers in Africa in developing, implementing, monitoring and evaluating policies supporting a transition towards Sustainable Consumption and Production (SCP).
8 October 2018
Course
Online
Gaia Education, United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR), University of Strathclyde
On 8 October 2018 the Gaia Education, UNITAR and the University of Strathclyde is offering an online training course on "Renewable Energies for Sustainable Development". The course lasts for 8 weeks, giving a comprehensive overview of renewable energy as a means to enable sustainable development at a global scale.
25 June 2018 to 26 June 2018
Webinar
Online
United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR), UN CC: Learn
On 25 June 2018 (3:30 - 4:30 PM CEST) and 26 June 2018 (1:00 - 2:00 PM CEST) the United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR) and UN CC: Learn are holding a webinar on Green Climate Fund Simplified Approval Process. This webinar will also be held in Spanish (25 June 2018, 3:30 - 4:30 PM CEST) and French (26 June 2018, 1:00 - 2:00 PM CEST).
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.

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