Climate Change, International Law, and Human Security
April 8 to May 19, 2015
UN University for Peace
Cost and Registration: $500, open until filled
This online course is geared toward academics, practitioners, nongovernmental organizations, and others working in fields related to climate change, the environment, and humanitarian endeavors. Topics include principles of international climate change law, water and food security, human migration, and human rights-based approaches to climate change. A certificate is awarded upon completion of the course. Academic credits are available for an additional fee.
The U.S. Climate Resilience Toolkit
April 13, 2015, 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. EST
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Integrated Drought Information System, and others
Cost and Registration: Free, register online before event
This webinar examines NOAA’s climate resilience toolkit, which provides resources and a framework for understanding climate issues. Topics include coastal flood risk, ecosystem vulnerability, food resilience, water resources, and increased risk of infectious disease.