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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 (October - November 2015)

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

Medicines in Health Systems Working Toward Universal Health Coverage
November 02, 2015 - December 16, 2015

Estimating GHG Emissions and Carbon Sequestration in Agriculture, Forestry and Other Land Use with EX-ACT (Facilitated Course)
Apply by October 19, 2015

Parliamentary Committees
Apply by October 19, 2015

Energy Sector Strategies to Support Green Growth
Apply by October 20, 2015

Integrated Urban Transport Planning
Apply by October 21, 2015

Street Addressing and Management of Cities
Apply by October 27, 2015

Innovative Business Models for Better Impact
Apply by October 27, 2015

Basics of Health Economics
Apply by October 28, 2015

Policies for Growth
Apply by November 9, 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.

Infrastructure Financing through PPPs in the Middle East and North Africa Region
Date: Tuesday, October 6, 2015
Time: 10:00 (EST)/23:00 (JST)

Disability and Data – What Can We Count on?
Date: Monday, October 19, 2015
Time: 10:00 (EDT)/23:00 (JST)

Legal and Regulatory Frameworks in PPPs: Kuwait
Date: Tuesday, October 20, 2015
Time: 10:00 (EST)/23:00 (JST)

Legal and Regulatory Frameworks in PPPs: Europe and Central Asia
Date: Tuesday, October 27, 2015
Time: 10:00 (EDT)/23:00 (JST)

Proactively engaging beneficiaries for performance improvement in different governance contexts: Pakistan and Albania
Date: Thursday, October 29, 2015
Time: 10:00 (EST)/23:00 (JST)

Legal and Regulatory Frameworks in PPPs: Kenya
Date: Tuesday, November 3, 2015
Time: 10:00 (EST)/23:00 (JST)

PPP Frameworks and Guidelines in Canada
Date: Tuesday, November 10, 2015
Time: 10:00 (EST)/23:00 (JST)