Announcement Archive

e-Learning courses managed by the World Bank Institute

Tuesday, January 5th, 2016

story from Tokyo Development Learning Center

The World Bank Institute launched an “e-Institute” in July 2011 which is designed to support self-motivated learners to get up to speed on the latest development trends, enhance their skill-sets, and share knowledge through on-line learning communities.

New courses on cross-cutting themes will featured regularly in addition to monthly webinars and other free resources.

Upcoming e-Learning Courses (December 2015- February 2016)

For a complete listing of courses, please visit the World Bank Institute, “e-Institute” webpage.

Designing and Implementing Successful Water Supply and Sanitation Utility Reform
Apply by December 28, 2015

Forest Governance Assessment and Monitoring
Apply by December 28, 2015

Debt Management Performance Assessment (DeMPA)
Apply by January 11, 2016

Introduction to Disaster Risk Management
Apply by January 19, 2016

Geocoding Data for Spatial Management, Standardization, and Visualization
Apply by February 22, 2016

For more information and application, please visit each course webpage.
*Course application/offering date are subject to change without notice. Please visit the World Bank Institute, “e-Institute” webpage for the most recent information.

Course Calendar by Month

Please visit e-Institute website. You can also search by theme or by keywords.

Webinar Series

The World Bank’s Webinar Series are free webinars that discuss cutting edge issues in development. Experts from the World Bank will share the latest approaches on topics such as social entrepreneurship and green growth through online presentations. The goal of the webinar series is to educate and foster discussion around pressing issues in development.

The economics of using smart phone technology in breaking through service delivery challenges
Date: Thursday, January 14, 2016
Time: 10:00 (EST)/January 15, 0:00 (JST)

LGBTI and Development
Date: Tuesday, January 19, 2016
Time: 9:00 (EST)/23:00 (JST)