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UPCOMING COURSES

Cities and Climate Change, Public Safety and Resiliency
The e-Learning course on Cities and Climate Change Leadership will serve as an introductory course providing an overview of basic concepts, policies, institutions and financial instruments. Its overall objective is to encourage city leaders and decision makers to undertake climate actions suitable to local needs.
April 21, 2014 - May 09, 2014
English
Public Safety and Resiliency
The course will expose city officials and practitioners to cutting edge tools on vulnerability assessment, policy and programs stock tacking and gaps analysis, and finance access. The discussion will also focus on decision making under uncertainty to identifying options and establishing priorities to make the city more resilient to climate change impacts and natural disasters.
April 23, 2014 - May 21, 2014
English
Pathways to Development
This course aims takes a hard look at the challenges of employment creation by examining both demand-side and supply-side factors.  It introduces participants to pragmatic policy prescriptions gathered from the developmental experience of other countries in the world.  In addition, the course examines sector specific growth-employment linkages, and analyzes low-skill, low-productivity, low-wage, sub-par equilibrium that traps a number of developing countries.
April 28, 2014 - May 23, 2014
English

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Tools to help practitioners mainstream climate risk management in development, as well as identify mitigation methodologies and options.


LEARNING NOTES
Currently cities generate about 1.3 billion tons of waste per year. Disposing of it - without harming the environment - becomes a major challenge.
TOOLKIT

Like summer’s satellite image of the melting Greenland ice sheet, a new report suggests time may be running out to temper the rising risks of climate change. 

LEARNING NOTES

Jobs are critical for reducing poverty and providing youth with a brighter future, says the World Development Report.