F&ES 850b / 2017-2018

International Organizations and Conferences

Credits: 3

Spring 2018: Tu, 1:00-3:50, Kroon 319
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Interested in working with Yale’s Carbon Charge, The Forests Dialogue, IUCN, Caribbean Resilience Working Group, or the Environmental Leadership & 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 will 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 will explore and acquire practical project management skills and directly apply them to these projects aiming to 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 directly from the field

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