Program Related News Archive

e-Learning courses managed by the World Bank Institute

story from Tokyo Development Learning Center
image

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 (March - April 2015)

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

Gender Equality and Development – Women’s Economic Empowerment Module
Apply by March 09, 2015

Policy Instruments for Low Emissions Development: From Design to Implementation
Apply by March 15, 2015

Sustainable Urban Land Use Planning
Apply by March 11, 2015

Basics of Health Economics
Apply by March 11, 2015

Municipal Finances - A Learning Program for Local Governments
Apply by March 16, 2015

Designing and Implementing Successful Water Supply and Sanitation Utility Reform
Apply by March 16, 2015

Integrated Urban Transport Planning
Apply by March 18, 2015

Economics of Climate-Resilient Development
Apply by March 24, 2015

Street Addressing and Management of Cities
Apply by March 23, 2015

Safe and Resilient Cities
Apply by March 31, 2015

Emissions Trading Systems: Using Markets to Promote Low Emissions Development
Apply by March 31, 2015

Street Addressing and Management of Cities
Apply by March 23, 2015

Results Based Financing in Health
Apply by April 1, 2015

Sustainable Agricultural Land Management Projects: Soil Carbon Monitoring
Apply by April 20, 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.

EDGE Green Building Certification System, How to use the software?
Date: Thursday, March 12, 2015
Time: 10:00 AM (EST)/23:00 (JST)

Regional Innovation Policy and Multilevel Governance in Developing Countries: Between a Rock and a Hard Place
Date: Thursday, March 12, 2015
Time: 10:00 (EDT)/23:00 (JST)

Small Projects in South Asia – Thimphu Urban Parking PPP in Bhutan Date: Tuesday, March 17, 2015
Time: 10:00 AM (EST)/23:00 (JST)

Planning and Connecting Cities: Lessons from China
Date: Tuesday, March 17, 2015
Time: 09:00 (EST)/22:00 (JST)

Using a forest governance assessment—From diagnosis to action
Date: Wednesday, March 26, 2015
Time: 10:00 (EST)/23:00 (JST)