Foundational Course on the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

8 May - 9 Jun, Bonn, Germany Online course (5 weeks)
Organized by UNSSC Knowledge Centre For Sustainable Development
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An online course that equips participants with a sound understanding of the concept of sustainable development as well as the vision and principles of Agenda 2030. It explores the three pillars of sustainable development while taking a look at the inter-linkages between climate change, planetary boundaries, social inclusion and human rights. It also identifies key lessons from the implementation of the Millennium Development Goals and the significant differences in the new agenda.

OBJECTIVES
Upon successful completion of this course, participants will:
 Benefit from an in-depth understanding of the 2030 Agenda including the features and role of the SDG results framework, means of implementation and global partnerships;
 Be able to analyse the role of the UN as well as other stakeholders in supporting national implementation of Agenda 2030;
 Be equipped with an understanding the SDG review and follow-up framework;
 Demonstrate an improved understanding of the role they can play at a personal and institutional level in contributing to the implementation of the SDGs.

TARGET AUDIENCE
UN staff and development practitioners.

REGISTRATION
The course fee is 500 USD. To register, go to http://bit.ly/FC2017-2 (Enrollment deadline 05/05/17)

2017-05-08 2017-06-09 Europe/London Foundational Course on the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development An online course that equips participants with a sound understanding of the concept of sustainable development as well as the vision and principles of Agenda 2030. It explores the three pillars of sustainable development while taking a look at the inter-linkages between climate change, planetary boundaries, social inclusion and human rights. It also identifies key lessons from the implementation of the Millennium Development Goals and the significant differences in the new agenda. OBJECTIVESUpon successful completion of this course, participants will: Benefit from an in-depth understanding of the 2030 Agenda including the features and role of the SDG results framework, means of implementation and global partnerships; Be able to analyse the role of the UN as well as other stakeholders in supporting national implementation of Agenda 2030; Be equipped with an understanding the SDG review and follow-up framework; Demonstrate an improved understanding of the role they can play at a personal and institutional level in contributing to the implementation of the SDGs. TARGET AUDIENCEUN staff and development practitioners. REGISTRATIONThe course fee is 500 USD. To register, go to http://bit.ly/FC2017-2 (Enrollment deadline 05/05/17) Bonn,Germany UNSSC Knowledge Centre for Sustainable Development

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