This course aims to ensure the development of comprehensive policies and practices; enhance the quality of education and ensure the participation of all children in school; and place the learning child at the center of the educational process at school, in the family, and in society. It specifically focuses on children most at risk of dropping out and on schools in the most disadvantaged areas.
Partners: United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Type:Self-paced Level:Suitable for All Duration: 40 hour DetailsJoin now
Mainstreaming a gender perspective into the preparation and content of voluntary national reviews will help to integrate gender equality into national policies, programmes and mechanisms to implement the Sustainable Development Goals.
This course teaches how to develop a holistic multidimensional poverty index that integrates income-based inequalities with deprivations across health, education, housing, sanitation, employment and livelihoods, food security, environment and other living standards to inform the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.
Partners: United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Type:Self-paced Level:Advanced Duration: 7 weeks (2-3 hours per week) DetailsJoin now
The behavioural insights and strategic planning online course is an open, self-paced e-learning course. It provides an introduction to the application of behavioural insights in strategic planning and aims to enhance integrated national development planning in the Arab region.
This Sustainable Development Goals primer aims to establish a common base of understanding and approach for the United Nations system in supporting the 2030 Agenda. It aims to inform, in broad terms, the programmes and actions of all United Nations entities, including their engagement with government and civil society partners
Partners: United Nations System Staff College (UNSSC) Type:Self-paced Level:Suitable for All Duration: 2-3 hours DetailsJoin now
The course aims to position sustainable procurement within current economic, political and legal framework and provides information for public authorities and others wishing to understand and implement sustainable procurement.
Partners: Local Governments for Sustainability (ICLEI) Type:Self-paced Level:Suitable for All Duration: 4 hours DetailsJoin now
This course introduces the topic of fighting bid rigging in public procurement and highlights the importance of competition in enhancing the effectiveness of procurement procedures.
Partners: Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), The United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) Type:Self-paced Level:Suitable for All Duration: 2 hours DetailsJoin now
This course draws on materials from the Life Cycle Initiative and offers participants an overview of life cycle approaches while developing understanding on how to assess the impacts of sustainability issues at every stage in their life cycles.
This course focuses on forced migration due to protracted crisis situations, including both natural and human-made disasters and conflict. It explains key concepts of migration and categories of migrants and defines the drivers and impacts of forced migration in situations of protracted crisis.
This course allows participants to understand the linkages between migration and rural development, with a particular focus on youth. It also provides policy recommendations on how to maximize the positive impacts of rural migration and minimize its negative effects.
Partners: United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) Type:Self-paced Level:Suitable for All Duration: 50 minute DetailsJoin now
This course aims to enhance awareness and understanding of gender equality and women's empowerment as a first step towards changing behaviour and integrating gender into the daily work of the United Nations.
This course explains gender concepts and available data about women migrants, the gender dimensions of migration at different phases of the migration cycle, and how vulnerability, discrimination and gender roles affect women both as challenges and opportunities.