This course takes stock of the tested knowledge and practices in climate finance from different development partners and delivers a unique and timely learning product to build participant capacities in planning, accessing, delivering, and monitoring climate finance at the national level. Target...
About this course: How can we shape urban development towards sustainable and prosperous futures?
This course will explore sustainable cities as engines for greening the economy. We place cities in the context of sustainable urban transformation and climate change....
Each part of the world faces specific vulnerabilities to climate change and has different opportunities to mitigate the effects and build resilience in the 21st century. With the ratification of the Paris Agreement, many countries have acceded to act in combatting climate change. Indeed, without...
About this course: Transit oriented development (TOD) is a powerful cross-cutting urban planning strategy to achieve sustainable urban form through integrating land use and transport. It promotes compact, mixed use and income, pedestrian- and bike friendly development organized...
About this course: From Detroit to Lahore, most cities around the world are facing financing challenges. Bankruptcy, budget deficits, unmaintained infrastructure, declining quality of services and increasing urban poverty are unfortunately too common headlines. At the same time...
About this course: Learn about the principles of management of urban infrastructures in the era of Smart Cities. The introduction of Smart urban technologies into legacy infrastructures has already resulted and will continue to result in numerous challenges and opportunities....
The World Bank Group is launching a FREE Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) on Policy Lessons from South Korea’s Development on January 17, 2017. To sign up, please visit: https://www.edx.org/course/kee01x-korea-economic-...
About this course: This course will explore sustainable cities as engines for greening the economy. We place cities in the context of sustainable urban transformation and climate change. Sustainable urban transformation refers to structural transformation processes – multi-...
About this course: Have you come across large piles of garbage in neighborhoods and streets, or smelly waste disposal sites polluting the environment of low and middle income countries? Are you also convinced that improvements are necessary and do you want to know what kind of...
GTU-Graduate School of Smart Cities Development has announced the following four smart city certificate E-Courses beginning August 2016:
About this course: The course aims to enhance the capacity of local decision-makers and urban and transportation planners to formulate and implement appropriate policies that contribute to sustainability in urban transport in developing countries.
It allows an analysis of...
One of the key objectives of the Swachh Bharat Mission is to ensure its sustainability by strengthening the capacities of the stakeholders, by familiarizing them with new concepts in the field of sanitation and waste management.This portal draws from the leading practices in sanitation sector...
About this course: The e-Learning course on Cities and Climate Change Leadership will serve as an introductory course providing an overview of basic concepts, policies, institutions and financial instruments. Its overall objective is to encourage city leaders and decision makers...
About this course: E-Government procurement (e-GP) projects are often part of the wider e-government efforts of countries to efficiently and effectively serve their citizens and businesses. E-GP promotes better governance in public procurement by increasing transparency and...
About this course: Urbanization is the defining global phenomenon of this century. For the first time in history, more than half the world’s population lives in urban areas. Between 2000 and 2030, in developing countries, the urban population is expected to double, and entire...
About this course: Land readjustment generally refers to a process in which a group of neighboring land owners and occupants combine their land parcels together for unified planning, servicing and redevelopment. This tool has been used in many developed and developing countries...
About this course: The e-learning program has been developed under the City Energy Efficiency Transformation Initiative (CEETI) managed by the Energy Sector Management Assistance Program (ESMAP) and has benefitted from a collaboration between ESMAP, the World Bank Climate Change...
2017CE Jul 10th to 2017CE Aug 21st
Future Cities (Self Paced)., 2017.
Ecodesign for Cities and Suburbs (Self Paced). The University of British Columbia, 2017.
Responsive Cities., 2017.
2017CE Sep 11th to 2017CE Nov 20th
Smart Cities. ETH Zurich, 2017.
2017CE Jul 1st to 2017CE Sep 8th
Water Management: Urban Sewage Treatment (Self paced). Delft University of Technology (TU Delft), 2017.
Water Management: Drinking Water Treatment (Self Paced). Delft University of Technology (TU Delft), 2017.
Solar Energy (Self Paced). Delft University of Technology (TU Delft), 2017.
2017CE Jul 31st to 2017CE Sep 4th
Massive Open Online Course on Citizen Engagement. World Bank Group, 2017.
2017CE Mar 15th
Financing for Development: Unlocking Investment Opportunities. Open Learning Campus, 2017.
2017CE Mar 1st to 2017CE Mar 29th
SDG Academy: Sustainable Cities., 2016.
2016CE Nov 11th
2016CE Oct 1st
2016CE Sep 19th
2016CE Oct 6th
Evaluating Social Programs In E-Learning Courses., 2016.
2016CE Oct 3rd
edX:The Challenges of Global Poverty In MOOCs., 2016.
2016CE Sep 19th
Liveability Index: Short Film. New Delhi, India: Ministry of Urban Development, Government of India, 2017.
AMRUT: Short Film. New Delhi, India: Ministry of Urban Development, Government of India, 2017.
Bhopal Smart City Proposal: Short Film. Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh: Bhopal Smart City Development Corporation Limited, 2017.
Smart Cities Mission: Two Years of Fulfilling Promises: Short Film. New Delhi, India: Ministry of Urban Development, Government of India, 2017.
Innovation Monday: Q&A on Public-Private Partnerships for SPV Financing. Bloomberg Philanthropies, 2016.
Innovation Monday: Q&A on Smart Urban Form For Area-Based Development. New Delhi: Bloomberg Philanthropies, 2016.
Disaster Risk Reduction in Urban Scenario: Challenges for South Asia In NIUA-ADB-IHC Urban Dialogue Series . New Delhi: National Institute of Urban Affairs, 2015.
Capitalising on India’s Urban Growth In NIUA-ADB-IHC Urban Dialogue Series . New Delhi: National Institute of Urban Affairs, 2015.
Thinking Spatially In NIUA-ADB-IHC Urban Dialogue Series . National Institute of Urban Affairs, 2015.
Innovation Wednesdays: Q&A - Submitting a Competitive Smart Cities. Bloomberg Philanthropies, 2015.
Innovation Friday: Finding Smart Solutions (The Potential & Risk of ICT). New Delhi: Bloomberg Philanthropies, 2015.
India's Smart Cities Challenge., 2015.
Bio-Digesters: An Eco-Friendly Solution for Human Waste Management In DRDO - FICCI ATAC programme., 2014.