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UNEP RELATED TRAINGINGS 2016

This is a listing of EETU (UNEP) related workshops, seminars and training programmes on environmental education as per the UNEP's thematic areas. For specific details of the events, please follow the links provided.

39th International Postgraduate Course on Environmental Management for Developing and Emerging Countries (EM 39)
Summary: This 6-month course covers environmental management as an integrated interdisciplinary field. Therefore a broad range of topics is offered. The curriculum is organized in modules comprising issues of global sustainable development, environmental governance, environmental security, environmental economics and accounting, environmental awareness and public participation, applied ecology and ecosystem management, conservation of biodiversity, water management, recycling and waste management, energy for sustainable development, environmental assessment and environmental management systems, cleaner production and products and eco-efficiency, sustainable mobility, sustainable tourism as well as rural and urban land use planning.
Dates: 12 January - 13 July 2016.
Target Audience: This course is particularly designed for decision-makers of public administration both at national and local level requiring an overall-competence in environmental matters.
Location: TU Dresden, Germany
Award: Participants having successfully completed this course are awarded a Diploma of Environmental Management.
Organisers: UNEP, UNESCO, The German Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety (BMUB), The German Federal Environmental Agency (UBA) and TU Dresden.
Website: EM 39

Bridging ICTs and the Environment: Geospatial Technologies and Remote Sensing for Monitoring SDGs
Summary: With the recent adoption of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and the call by UN Secretary General for a “revolution” in the use of data for sustainable development, geospatial technologies have tremendous potential to effectively and efficiently monitor SDG progress. This workshop provides a timely opportunity to get updated on the latest advances in geospatial technologies and remote sensing, and their application to the monitoring of SDGs. These technologies can be applied to many of the 17 SDGs: sustainable water management and sanitation; improving resilience and sustainability of cities and urban settlements; conservation of the world’s oceans; sustainable management of forests, biodiversity, and terrestrial ecosystems; and more.
Dates: 4 – 9 July 2016
Application deadline: 7 March 2016
Location: Central European University (CEU), Budapest, Hungary
Target Audience: National Focal Points of international conventions, mid-level professionals, academia and researchers directly involved in environmental, water, or SDG-related issues.
Organisers: United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA), UNEP and Central European University (CEU)
Enquiries: Admissions
Website: Bridging ICTs and the Environment: Geospatial Technologies and Remote Sensing for Monitoring SDGs

Executve Summer School - UNIGE-UNEP Global Environmental Policy Programme
Summary: Organised in partnership with UNEP, the main objective of the Executive Summer School (ESS) on Global Environmental Policy is to provide professionals with a broad training programme in order to bridge the common gap between scientific knowledge and professional expertise related to core environmental themes. The modules provide an intensive immersion in the latest political and scientific issues on the global environmental agenda. They link scientific knowledge, political sensitivity and practical negotiation techniques relevant to the development and implementation of both legal and voluntary international agreements.
Dates: 28 August - 7 September 2016.
Location: Geneva
Organisers: University of Geneva and UNEP.
Website: GEPP Executive Summer School

68th UNEP/UNESCO/BMUB International Short Course on Integrated Water Resource Management and Health
Dates: 31 August - 23 September 2016
Target Audience: This course is especially designed to meet the professional demand of experts and decision makers working in environment protection with special focus on safeguarding water resources.
Location: TU Dresden, Germany
Organisers: UNEP, UNESCO, The German Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety (BMUB), The German Federal Environmental Agency (UBA) and TU Dresden.
Website: SC68

Youth Encounter on Sustainability YES Costa Rica 2016
Summary: Build capacities, create memories, shape our future: Youth Encounter on Sustainability YES is the impact lab for agents of sustainable change. Set in a truly diverse environment, YES offers a unique learning experience for students and young professionals from all fields and countries.
Dates: 10 – 22 September 2016.
Location: San José and Talamanca, Costa Rica
Organisers: Myclimate and UNEP.
Website: YES Costa Rica 2016

69th UNEP/UNESCO/BMUB International Short Course on Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency
Dates: 5 October - 2 November 2016
Target Audience: The course will be most beneficial to specialists at upper managerial level with a profound professional experience in energy management, urban infrastructure development, public utilities as well as the power industry.
Location: TU Dresden, Germany
Organisers: UNEP, UNESCO, The German Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety (BMUB), The German Federal Environmental Agency (UBA) and TU Dresden.
Website: SC69

70th UNEP/UNESCO/BMUB International Short Course on Sustainable Cities
Dates: 17 November - 13 December 2016
Target Audience: This course is designed mainly for managers and decision-makers with pertinent professional experience in urban land use management and planning.
Location: TU Dresden, Germany
Organisers: UNEP, UNESCO, The German Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety (BMUB), The German Federal Environmental Agency (UBA) and TU Dresden.
Website: SC70

40th UNEP/UNESCO/BMUB International Postgraduate Course on Environmental Management for Developing and Emerging Countries (EM40)
Dates: 10 January - 11 July 2017
Target Audience: This course is particularly designed for decision-makers of public administration both at national and local level requiring an overall-competence in environmental matters.
Location: TU Dresden, Germany
Organisers: UNEP, UNESCO, The German Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety (BMUB), The German Federal Environmental Agency (UBA) and TU Dresden.
Website: EM40

 

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