Introduction to Green Economy

This course introduces the basic concepts, policy instruments and international frameworks of inclusive green economies.

About this course

In this course, we will go on a journey that introduces us to the basic concepts, policy instruments and international frameworks of inclusive green economies. Our path consists of five modules which are divided into smaller sections. You can start with any module depending on your preference.

After completing the course, learners will be able to:

  • Describe the rationale and core concepts for realizing an inclusive green economy against business-as-usual practices
  • Identify enabling conditions for greening national economies
  • Outline principal opportunities and challenges in key sectors
  • Provide examples of national strategies and planning to advance an inclusive green economy
  • Distinguish international frameworks and initiatives in support of an inclusive green economy

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Duration: 10 hours

Provider: UN Climate Change Learning Platform 

Date: This course is self-paced. It can be accessed and completed any time before December 31, 2021.

Certification: Volunteers will receive a certificate upon completion of each MOOC. Email these to [email protected] to log your Volunteer hours. You must complete at least 6 hours of MOOCs learning to complete your Train Requirements and receive your final certification from Emirates Nature-WWF.