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This is the massive open online course (mooc) version of the UN-REDD Programme's successful REDD+ Academy -- developed with support from UN CC:Learn. This course is free and open to all. Upon successfully passing the final exam, a certificate will be issued. Learn more about the REDD+ Academy and access the accompanying Learning Journals here.

To register for one or more of the lessons in this course, please visit http://courses.transparency.org/. There you will be able to create an account and will be given further instructions about how to register.

Languages: Currently the courses are available in English and French. The introductory course is also available in Spanish.

 

This curriculum, consisting of three, self-paced, online courses, provides a basic level of understanding of the basics of climate change, deforestation and forest degradation, and the REDD+ concept. (Available in English and Spanish)

Link: https://www.conservationtraining.org/mod/page/view.php?id=4254

This course is based on two PROFOR–FAO publications on forest governance. One offers a framework for assessing forest governance and the other describes good assessment practices. In five modules, the course will cover:

  • What is forest governance?
  • How do you write an overall plan for a governance assessment?
  • How do you write a specific plan for data collection?
  • How do you collect and analyze data?
  • How do you achieve impact with your results and prepare for future work?
 

Target Audience: 

  • Staff of forest agencies
  • NGOs
  • Staff and senior students of Forestry Schools
  • Staff of international development partners

 

Register for this course here.