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UPCOMING COURSES

Planning, Finance and Governance
This course provides participants with a functional and integrated understanding of the dynamics of urban land use and demonstrates how to effectively utilize policies and planning instruments to manage urban growth and achieve sustainable, equitable and efficient development outcomes.
September 24, 2014 - November 11, 2014
English
Public Safety and Resiliency
This introductory course familiarizes development practitioners with contemporary concepts and practices in disaster management and discusses the paradigm shift from re-active to pro-active approaches in this cross cutting field of development.
September 25, 2014 - October 23, 2014
English
Efficient and Inclusive Service Delivery
The key objective of the e-learning course is to develop capacity amongst those policy makers and practitioners responsible for urban transport planning and decision making, to understand urban transport in all relevant dimensions, and develop urban transport plans, programs and projects that are more integrated and sustainable.
October 01, 2014 - November 11, 2014
English

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Join the discussion and learn about the latest research on impact evaluation.

 

TOOLKIT
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.