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E-Learning Modules

The NBSAP Forum provides free, web-based learning opportunities that build your professional capacity to develop and implement NBSAPs. We offer over 30 free, self-paced online courses on the Aichi Biodiversity Targets and elements of the NBSAP and 6NR revision and implementation processes. At the end of each course, you will receive a certificate of completion. You can take our courses when and where you like with minimum disruptions in your busy working schedule. Enrolling in our e-learning courses is simple. Simply click on the course you are interested and taking. The Forum will take you to a Partner website where our modules are hosted. You can create your profile at no cost, and get started today. We look forward to learning with you!

Covers aspects related to sustainable finance, including business planning, assessing finance needs, and developing a sustainable finance plan.

This course covers aspects related to protected area threats, including the prevention and mitigation of invasive species, and conducting threat assessments.

Provides recommendations and guidelines for incorporating climate change aspects into protected area design and management, and highlights the role that protected areas can play in climate mitigation and adaptation.

Covers aspects related to transboundary protected areas and regional networks, including their establishment, planning, management and assessment.

Covers aspects related to education and awareness, including how to design an effective awareness campaign.

Provides an overview of the process of biodiversity valuation and mainstreaming. You will learn how to value biodiversity and ecosystem services. 

Explains how to develop national and subnational biodiversity indicators. The steps can also be used to those developing site-level indicators. The first five modules focus on national biodiversity indicator development in general, while the sixth lesson considers the role of indicators in updating NBSAPs.

Provides IUCN Red List training on a global scale, through a partnership with IUCN. This multiple-module course will teach you about the rules and standards used for IUCN Red List assessments. You will also learn how to compile a scientifically rigorous IUCN Red List assessment.