F&ES 850a / 2018-2019

International Organizations and Conferences

Credits: 1
Fall 2018: Tu, 9:00-11:50, Sage 32


Interested in working with Yale’s Carbon Charge, the Forests Dialogue, IUCN, Caribbean Resilience Working Group, or the Environmental Leadership and Training Initiative on real-world projects that involve international organizations and conferences? This course is focused on giving students real-world environmental management experience with clients. In parallel, students develop an understanding of the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and focus on how to manage projects that contribute to implementing the SDGs. Students explore and acquire practical project management skills and apply them to projects that advance the implementation of the SDGs. The course taps into expertise and experience of professors and staff from various disciplines and schools, as well as practitioners in the field.