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Programa - Qué aprenderás en este curso

Semana
1
26 minutos para completar

Welcome to the Course

1 video (Total 3 minutos), 4 lecturas
1 video
4 lecturas
Course Description and Objectives1m
Grading System2m
Get to know your lecturers!10m
Glossary of Terms5m
3 horas para completar

Climate Change and Cities

7 videos (Total 61 minutos), 1 lectura, 1 cuestionario
7 videos
Climate Change Sources6m
Climate Change Effects and Impacts9m
Urbanization and Climate Change6m
Urban Drivers of Greenhouse Gases10m
Climate Change Effects and Impacts on Cities12m
Climate Change Policies9m
1 lectura
Recommended Readings for Week 11h 30m
1 ejercicio de práctica
Test Your Understanding of Week 1!12m
Semana
2
3 horas para completar

Defining and Assessing Urban Risk and Vulnerability

5 videos (Total 41 minutos), 5 lecturas, 2 cuestionarios
5 videos
Approaches to Climate Change Vulnerability12m
What is social vulnerability?8m
Practical Examples of Calculating Social Vulnerability7m
Risk and Vulnerability in African Cities7m
5 lecturas
Reading Materials for "Approaches to Climate Change Vulnerability"35m
Reading Materials for video on "What is social vulnerability?"30m
Reading Materials for "Practical examples of Calculating Social Vulnerability"30m
Reading Materials for Video 5"Risk and Vulnerability in African Cities"35m
Introduction to Calculating Social Vulnerability Quiz5m
2 ejercicios de práctica
Test Your Understanding of Week 2!8m
Calculating Social Vulnerability5m
Semana
3
4 horas para completar

Climate Change Adaption and Resilience

9 videos (Total 69 minutos), 3 lecturas, 1 cuestionario
9 videos
How do cities adapt to climate change? Reactive adaptation5m
How do cities adapt to climate change? Anticipatory adaptation7m
Climate Adaptation: different contexts and approaches7m
Conceptual tensions of urban resilience7m
Urban climate resilience: from conceptual tensions to practice8m
Governance to reduce urban risk8m
Key actors in reducing urban risk7m
Climate and resilience programs in African cities10m
3 lecturas
Reading Materials for "Differences in adaptation responses" sub-section40m
Reading Materials for "Conceptual tensions in urban resilience" sub-section40m
Reading Materials for "Conceptual tensions in urban resilience" sub-section40m
1 ejercicio de práctica
Test Your Understanding of Week 316m
Semana
4
3 horas para completar

Planning for Climate Change

8 videos (Total 85 minutos), 1 lectura, 1 cuestionario
8 videos
Adhoc, strategic and mainstreaming approaches12m
Main Steps of Planning for Climate Change9m
Planning for climate change in Kampala, Uganda11m
Climate Change Mitigation in Kampala City10m
Urban Adaption in Action: Experiences from Kampala10m
Barriers to Implementation of Climate Change Actions13m
Guiding Principles for City Climate Action Planning13m
1 lectura
Recommended Readings for Week 41h 30m
1 ejercicio de práctica
Test your understanding of Week 4!12m
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29%

consiguió un beneficio tangible en su carrera profesional gracias a este curso

Principales revisiones sobre Planning for Climate Change in African Cities

por DNFeb 18th 2018

Excellent introduction to the core components related to planning for climate Change mitigation and adaptation, well presented, thoroughly enjoyed it! Keep up the excellent work!

por JRMar 1st 2018

Great course with good information on the tools necessary to help cities adapt to climate change in the context of the African continent.

Instructores

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Veronica Olivotto

Expert, Climate Change Risk and Adaptation
Institute for Housing and Urban Studies (IHS), Erasmus University Rotterdam
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Dr. Shuaib Lwasa

Associate Professor
Geography Geoinformatics and Climatic Sciences , Makerere University
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Prof. Andy Gouldson

School of Earth and Environment, University of Leeds
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Marcus Mayr

Associate Human Settlements Officer
Climate Change Planning Unit, UN-Habitat
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Dr. Stelios Grafakos

Head of Urban Environment and Climate Change Group
Institute for Housing and Urban Studies (IHS), Erasmus University Rotterdam
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Dr. David Dodman

Director of the Human Settlements Group
International Institute for Environment and Development
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Dr. Diana Reckien

Associate Professor
Department of Urban and Regional Planning and Geo-Information Management, University of Twente
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Dr. Nathalie Jean Baptiste

Team Leader Climate Change and Environmental Studies, Institute of Human Settlements Studies, Ardhi University

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