MOOC: Environmental Security & Sustaining Peace

March 1, 2018 - 12:00 am to May 10, 2018 - 12:00 am


Learn about the role that natural resources and the environment play in violent conflicts and how to leverage the positive peacebuilding potential of natural resources by enrolling in Dr. Erika Weinthal’s 8-week MOOC (online, global, free): Environmental Security & Sustaining Peace

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This course is a joint initiative between the NSOE, UN Environment, the Environmental Law Institute, UC-Irvine, and the Earth Institute at Columbia University, in partnership with the Environmental Peacebuilding Academy.

  • Course dates: March 1 – May 10
  • Times: Participate as it fits into your schedule, from anywhere!
  • Earn a Certificate of Proficiency

Optional, in-person sessions facilitated by Dr. Weinthal: Session 1: March 26 - 6:30 PM ET, EH 1101. Session 2: Week of April 16, date and time TBD.