Several UniPID courses on global development will be offered online this semester. The list below shows a list of courses (and sign-in dates) that have been confirmed by now – more courses may appear on this list later.
Registration and more info will be available at the UnIPID home-page.
Public Health in Humanitarian Crises 3.8. – 31.8.2015
Sustainable Water Supply and Sanitation 1.8. – 6.9.2015
Concepts of Sustainability 17.8. – 3.9.2015
Gender and Development 10.8. – 7.9.2015
United Nations and Human Rights 25.8. – 14.9.2015
Globalisation and Corporate Responsibility 1.12. – 21.12.2015
Introduction to Development Economics 1.12. – 30.12.2015
United Nations, Peace and Security 1.12. -31.12.2015
International Development Policy and Analysis 15.2. – 1.3.2016
A virtual course offered by the University of Eastern Finland
Course Dates: 01.10.2015 – 30.10.2015
Registration Dates: 3.8.2015 -31.8.2015
Find more information here.
The Tata Institute for Social Sciences, in collaboration with the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies, announces that it has initiated the application process for the admission in Cohort VI of the IFRC-TISS Online Certificate Course in Disaster Management.
For admission process, please register at http://apply-ifrc.tiss.edu/register/
Last date for application: 23rd August, 2015
Last date for bursary application: 20th July 2015.
For regular announcements and updates, visit the website http://ifrc.tiss.edu/home/
This course is an introduction to key challenges and concepts important to understanding the current status and determinants of global health. It consists of 11 hours of videos and assessments.
The course can be accessed here
Global Health Next Generation Network will hold its 2nd Annual Summer Conference in Barcelona, June 25-26, 2015. The title of the conference will be:
Ensure the Voice of Young Professionals in Global Health
The goal of the Global Health Next Generation Network is to be the voice of the next generation in Global Health that ensures the integration of young professionals in the sphere of Global Health.
For more information on the Conference, click here.
For more information on NGN, click here.
Sustainable development network re-offers three courses on sustainable development issues:
1. The Age of Sustainable Development
2. Global Public Health
3. Climate Change Science and Negotiations
Coursera offers a preview course of Jeffrey Sachs course “The Age of Sustainable Development”. This course is self-paced course comprises of three main modules of the original course (about five hours of videos and quizzes) and will give the participant a understanding of the challenges of sustainable development.