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e-Learning courses managed by the World Bank Institute

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 (November 2014- January 2015)

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

Sustainable Agricultural Land Management Projects: Soil Carbon Monitoring
Apply by November 10, 2014

Emissions Trading Systems: Using Markets to Promote Low Emissions Development
Apply by November 18, 2014

Economic Analysis of Investments
Apply by December 22, 2014

Policies for Growth
Apply by December 29, 2014

Basics of Health Economics
Apply by December 31, 2014

Climate-Smart Agriculture through Sustainable Land-Water Management
Apply by January 5, 2015

Innovative Business Models for Better Impact
Apply by January 5, 2015

Introduction to Disaster Risk Management
Apply by January 13, 2015

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.

PPPs and the Project Finance Market
Date: Tuesday, November 11, 2014
Time: 10:00 AM (EST)/24:00 (JST)

RTI Implementation: An Overview of Findings from Twelve Countries
Date: Monday, November 17, 2014
Time: 10:00 (EDT)/24:00 (JST)

E-government for Cities: Developing the Back-office of the Technology City
Date: Tuesday, December 16, 2014
Time: 09:00 (EDT)/23:00 (JST)