Summer School: Governing climate resilient cities. Challenges, opportunities and best practices.

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Online

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Summer schools

Study Options

Full Time

Fees

Regular fees: 250 EUR

This Course is the result of a partnership of UN Habitat and the University of Pisa. It tackles the complex issue of governing climate resilient cities, assessing in a comparative fashion best practices and solutions. The Course  targets primarily policy makers, public servants and practitioners, presenting theoretical and academic contents with a hands-on and practical approach. Specific contents within the general theme will be identified yearly and agreed upon by the organisers at every edition, based on current developments in the area.

The program will be entirely held online, via Microsoft Teams.

Aim

The Course aims to provide participants with analytical tools to better understand and address the governance challenges climate change produces on the urban and metropolitan dimensions. It specifically concentrates on how to best govern climate resilient cities.

Who can apply

The Course targets executives, policy makers, public servants, city managers, urban planners, emergency experts and other international staff, development workers. It will also benefit researchers and academics in the field who are interested in deepening the governance related aspects of climate change impacts on city management.

Language

English

Program Intensity

Full-Time

Application

Admission Requirements

A three-year university degree and/or proven and relevant professional experience in the area of the course

Required documents

  • Identity Document (*PASSPORT in case you are a foreign student*)
  • Enrolment Form
  • Curriculum Vitae

All the documents must be in pdf format, in order to upload them on the portal when required (See the "How to apply" page)

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Posted on

Start Date

End Date

Application Deadline

Type

Summer schools

Study Options

Full Time

Fees

Regular fees: 250 EUR

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Lungarno Pacinotti 43

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