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This Overview module consists of five topics, covered through multi-media presentations and text-based resources, with practical problem solving...
Through its five modules, the e-course Fundamentals of Climate Change covers the scientific basis of climate change, the observed and projected...
Knowledge Exchange–or peer to peer learning–is a powerful way to share, replicate, and scale up what works and what does not in...
Social accountability is an approach to governance by which citizens, civil society organizations (CSOs), and other non-state actors hold government...
Jointly developed by the World Bank Institute Climate Change (WBICC) Practice and the Energy Sector Management Assistance Program (ESMAP), this...
In this course, you will learn the basics for developing economically viable climate-resilient plans. The course starts with a review of the...
Este curso de e-learning discute cómo las ciudades y las regiones urbanas pueden llevar a cabo acciones de mitigación del clima y la...
This e-learning course discusses how cities and urban regions can lead climate actions and mainstream climate mitigation and adaptation into their...
International trade and investment in services are an increasingly important part of global commerce. Technological developments in the area of...
This e-learning course examines the challenges and opportunities for developing economies associated with trading in a rapidly evolving and complex...
This four-week course provides an overview of current global labor market trends in light of the financial crisis, and is intended to take a hard...
The story of growth and poverty reduction is much debated in an ever changing world. The challenge in the 1960s was how to lift low-income countries...
This is a course on different pathways to growth that various countries are adopting to meet their development goals. The course provides the...
The European growth model has been an engine for economic convergence during the past few decades and has delivered prosperity to hundreds of...
The world economy is undergoing a major transformation. The economic crises in Western economies, persistent poverty despite impressive GDP growth in...
The world economy is undergoing a major transformation. Increased understanding of the interlinkages between social policies (for example, in housing...
The aim of this e-learning course is to provide a basic introduction to innovation and innovation policy making. The course will discuss the concept...
This five-week e-learning course will sharpen participants’ knowledge and skills so they can become more effective and informed data consumers...
This course helps education professionals make better use of economics tools when making complex decisions to improve the quality, efficiency, equity...
This is a course that will provide participants the opportunity to learn the basic concepts of economic analysis, identify appropriate tools for...
Over the last two decades, the dramatic rise in school enrollment in developing countries has required a significant increase in the number of...
This course offers ways to address and better understand the basic concepts underlying competitiveness and corporate social responsibility (CSR). CSR...
At the UN Millennium Summit in September 2000, the 189 states of the United Nations reaffirmed their commitment to work for sustainable development...
At the UN Millennium Summit in September 2000, 189 member states of the United Nations reaffirmed their commitment to work for sustainable...
At the UN Millennium Summit in September 2000, the 189 states of the United Nations reaffirmed their commitment to work for sustainable development...
Over the last two decades, important changes have occurred in the policy and program environment for work on population and reproductive health....
How should a public organization and its staff be managed? How should you manage your financial resources? What should I do with my information...
What can the health sector do to help reduce poverty? This course distills analysis and empirical work on health and poverty by the World Bank and...
In every country (and many subnational structures, such as states and provinces), health economics plays, or should play, an important role in policy...
The e-learning course on Violence, Conflict and Fragility builds on themes and messages developed in the 2011 World Development Report on Conflict,...
Street Addressing is an invaluable tool for city management, although often misunderstood. It provides an opportunity to (a) create or update a map...
Urban crime and violence constitute a serious impediment to economic and social development globally. In many urban centers across the world, high...
This e-learning course focuses on disaster risk management (DRM) at the city level. Participants will learn, in particular, about planning and...
This course is the introductory course of the World Bank Institute’s e-learning program on disaster risk management (DRM). The objective of...
In emerging markets, many water supply and sanitation utilities are locked in a vicious spiral of weak performance, insufficient funding,...