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Semaine
1
Heures pour terminer
3 heures pour terminer

Climate Change in the 21st Century

Week 1 will introduce you to the growing and well-documented body of evidence regarding observed changes in the climate system. Week 1 will also provide an overview of the projected changes in climate up until the end of the 21st century. ...
Reading
4 vidéos (Total 30 min), 11 lectures, 1 quiz
Video4 vidéos
Climate Science and Emissions Scenarios11 min
Climate Impacts in the 21st Century9 min
Types of Climate Observation5 min
Reading11 lectures
Welcome10 min
Course at a Glance10 min
Course Calendar10 min
How to Succeed10 min
How to be Social10 min
How to Give Feedback10 min
Acknowledgements10 min
Course Resources10 min
Overview10 min
Resources10 min
Optional Exercises10 min
Quiz1 exercice pour s'entraîner
Week 120 min
Semaine
2
Heures pour terminer
6 heures pour terminer

Sectoral and Regional Impacts

Week 2 will introduce you to the climate impacts across different regions of the planet. If warming goes beyond 2˚C, multiple threats associated with a warming planet such as extreme heat waves, sea–level rise, more intense storms, droughts and floods, will be more frequent and will have severe negative implications for the poorest and most vulnerable....
Reading
10 vidéos (Total 82 min), 10 lectures, 2 quiz
Video10 vidéos
Sectoral Impacts Around the World (Part II)10 min
Climate Change, Fragility, and Conflict7 min
Sectoral Impacts in South Asia7 min
Sectoral Impacts in East Asia and Pacific7 min
Sectoral Impacts in Sub-Saharan Africa5 min
Sectoral Impacts in Europe and Central Asia6 min
Sectoral Impacts in The Middle East and North Africa8 min
Sectoral Impacts in Latin America and the Caribbean11 min
Resilience and Adaptation – Monitoring Coastal Zones4 min
Reading10 lectures
Overview10 min
Regional Impacts10 min
Resources for the SA region10 min
Resources for the EAP region10 min
Resources for the SSA region10 min
Resources for the ECA region10 min
Resources for the MENA region10 min
Resources for the LAC region10 min
Resources10 min
Optional Exercises10 min
Quiz1 exercice pour s'entraîner
Week 220 min
Semaine
3
Heures pour terminer
3 heures pour terminer

From Science to Action on Climate Change

Week 3 will introduce you to a region-specific understanding of challenges on what mitigation and adaptation actions are needed to reduce emissions, at the same time decreasing vulnerability to climate change impacts and building climate resilience. The module will draw on key regional experts involved in the implementation of different policy instruments. ...
Reading
15 vidéos (Total 127 min), 4 lectures, 1 quiz
Video15 vidéos
Policy Instruments for Low Emission Development12 min
Mitigation in East Asia and Pacific8 min
Adaptation and Resilience in East Asia and Pacific8 min
Mitigation in Sub-Saharan Africa7 min
Adaptation and Resilience in Sub-Saharan Africa9 min
Mitigation in Europe and Central Asia7 min
Adaptation and Resilience in Europe and Central Asia7 min
Adaptation and Resilience in the Middle East and North Africa6 min
Mitigation in the Middle East and North Africa7 min
Mitigation in Latin America and Caribbean9 min
Adaptation and Resilience in Latin America and Caribbean9 min
Mitigation in South Asia8 min
Adaptation and Resilience in South Asia7 min
The Importance of EO in Climate Policy and Planning5 min
Reading4 lectures
Overview10 min
Regional Climate Action10 min
Resources10 min
Optional Exercises10 min
Quiz1 exercice pour s'entraîner
Week 320 min
Semaine
4
Heures pour terminer
3 heures pour terminer

What You Can Do

This week will introduce you to the types of actions not just by your country, but by different actors including yourself, to embark on a low-emissions development trajectory that would help limit warming to below 2°C....
Reading
4 vidéos (Total 28 min), 3 lectures, 1 quiz
Video4 vidéos
Act Now, Act Together, Act Differently in Response to Climate Change5 min
Perspectives - Countries Acting to Address Climate Change Challenges11 min
Big Data and Crowdsourcing – ESA MOOC5 min
Reading3 lectures
Overview10 min
Resources10 min
Optional Exercises10 min
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Meilleurs avis

par TSJun 5th 2017

It was very informative, the discussions were lively and brought together thinking around the world and broadened my perspective on Climate Change and its possible effects if we do nothing now.

par SDJun 5th 2017

This course has provided me with a strong foundation for understanding climate related impacts and the different avenues that are available and can be pursued in this field.

Enseignants

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Alan S. Miller

Principal Climate Change Specialist
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Claudia Barrera

Senior Carbon Finance Specialist

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  • The official start date for the course is: May 8, 2017. The course is open for enrollment in advance. However, the course site will only open on the start date.

  • The course is presented and closed captioned in English. Click the “cc” button on the video to view captions. English proficiency is highly recommended for an optimal learning experience.

  • The course is offered over a four-week period covering the following themes:

    Week 1: Climate Change in the 21st Century

    Week 2: Sectoral and Regional Impacts

    Week 3: From Science to Action on Climate Change

    Week 4: What You Can Do: Acting Individually to Address the Climate Challenge

  • To get the most out of this course, you must be an active learner. Access the lessons as often as possible. Review the videos and core readings, and complete the quizzes and peer assignments. We also encourage you to engage with other participants through the discussion forums, meetups or social media channels aligned with the course. Applying what you learn through the final project or other assignments will also be vital to your learning.

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