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Registration Is Open: Introduction To Resilience For Development MOOC – FREE, Trilingual

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We are offering a FREE, two-part, trilingual Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) - Introduction to Resilience for Development. It will be facilitated in English, French, and Spanish. The course is designed for policymakers and practitioners working in the sustainable development and conservation planning sectors, but is open to anyone. Click this link to register today - https://goo.gl/QpUxjY.

MOOC highlights and outcomes:
-Connect with world-class experts.
-Engage with participants from around the globe.
-Challenge your thinking on resilience at the local and international level.
-Learn how to apply resilience thinking to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals.
-Take a deep dive into rich online lessons, webinars, assignments and discussions.
-Engage in English, French, or Spanish.
-Receive a certificate of completion co-signed by all course partners.

The course will cover the following topics:
Part 1: Understanding Resilience Thinking - 31 Oct. to 27 Nov. 2017
Week 1: How can we live well without depleting the planet?
Week 2: How can we put resilience thinking into practice?
Week 3: How do we conduct a resilience assessment?
Week 4: How do we act on a resilience assessment?

Part 2: Applying Resilience Thinking to National Biodiversity and Development Plans - 23 Jan. to 13 Feb. 2018
Week 1: Introduction to resilience thinking & policies
Week 2: Resilience thinking and NBSAPs
Week 3: Climate resilience and protected areas

Access the syllabus for Part 1 here:
English: http://nbsapforum.net/#read-resource/2825
French: http://nbsapforum.net/#read-resource/2826
Spanish: http://nbsapforum.net/#read-resource/2829

Access the course FAQs here:
English: http://nbsapforum.net/#read-resource/2827
French: http://nbsapforum.net/#read-resource/2830
Spanish: http://nbsapforum.net/#read-resource/2831

Alternatively, you can contact Viktoriia Brezheniuk, the course coordinator, at viktoriia.brezheniuk@undp.org.

Don't delay! Click this link to register today - https://goo.gl/QpUxjY.

We look forward to learning with you!

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