Climate

Sort options

Climate Adaptation in Africa (Coursera)

Oct 4th 2021
Climate Adaptation in Africa (Coursera)
Course Auditing
Categories
Effort
Languages
This course explores why climate change adaptation is important in the African context. Africa is considered one to be one of the most vulnerable regions to climate change. Historically, climate-related hazards such as drought, flooding, pest and disease outbreaks, coastal storms and heat waves have had devastating impacts on [...]
0
No votes yet

Comprendre l'écologie, pour une économie innovante (Coursera)

Conçu conjointement par le think-tank Ecolo-Ethik et ESCP Europe, ce MOOC se propose de vous aider à dépasser les idées reçues sur l’écologie, dans le souci d’une démarche ouverte et multiple. A ce titre, de grands experts reconnus interviendront pour illustrer, approfondir et enrichir les différentes [...]
4
Average: 4 ( 3 votes )

Water in the Western United States (Coursera)

Oct 4th 2021
Water in the Western United States (Coursera)
Course Auditing
Categories
Effort
Languages
This course combines an overview of the science behind water and climate in the Western United States with a survey of the major legal, political, and cultural issues focused on this precious resource.
0
No votes yet

An Introduction to Global Health (Coursera)

This course will provide you with an overview of the most important health challenges facing the world today. You will gain insight into how challenges have changed over time, we will discuss the likely determinants of such changes and examine future projections. Successful international strategies and programs promoting human [...]
4
Average: 4 ( 4 votes )

Learn About Weather (FutureLearn)

Explore all things weather - from storms to climate - with this course that looks at the basic processes behind the weather. Ever wondered what the difference between a hurricane, cyclone and typhoon is? Or what a ‘front’ is? Or asked how weather warnings are issued? Maybe you’ve even [...]
0
No votes yet

Understanding Poverty and Inequality (edX)

Self Paced
Understanding Poverty and Inequality (edX)
Course Auditing
Categories
Effort
Languages
Explore the many facets and faces of poverty and inequality, and discover opportunities for individuals, countries, and a global community to help ensure that no one is left behind. In September 2015, 193 member states of the United Nations adopted the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and committed themselves [...]
0
No votes yet

Planet Partners: Tackling the Climate Crisis Together (FutureLearn)

Investigate the impact of climate change, the research being done to tackle it, and what you can do to take meaningful action. Explore the different areas affected by climate change. The impacts of climate change are being felt worldwide and across many areas of life. This includes our food, [...]
0
No votes yet

Introduction to Water and Climate (edX)

Water is a crucial element in climate and for society. Find out about the latest engineering interventions for water management in rivers, coasts and the urban environment. Water is essential for life on Earth and of crucial importance for society. Water also plays a major role in affecting climate. [...]
8
Average: 8 ( 3 votes )

Remote Sensing of Wildfires (edX)

Learn how satellite imagery and the science of remote sensing allows us to detect wildfires, help manage their spread, and guide ecological restoration. Wildfires are a natural and essential part of our ecosystem, recycling soil nutrients and renewing healthy forests. In Alaska, around one million acres (4000 km2) burn [...]
0
No votes yet

Climate Action in Biodiverse Landscapes (edX)

There is no planet B. It's time to take effective climate action for which collaboration and innovation are key. This online course will boost your knowledge and skills to help you move from analysis to action in order to develop climate smart landscapes across the world. The question is [...]
0
No votes yet