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URBANSHIFT CITY ACADEMY LAUNCHES FREE ONLINE COURSES

UrbanShift City Academy is offering free online courses designed for city officials and urban planners. These self-paced courses are developed by experts from the UN Environment Programme, World Resources Institute, C40 Cities, ICLEI, and other global partners, focusing on urban development topics to help build more low-carbon, climate-resilient, and inclusive cities.

The Academy offers courses on:

  • accessing urban climate finance;
  • accommodating urban growth;
  • circular economy strategies for sustainable development;
  • green and thriving neighborhoods;
  • integrated climate action planning;
  • integrated urban planning;
  • nature-based solutions;
  • and urban biodiversity.

They are available in six languages – Bahasa Indonesia, English, French, Mandarin, Portuguese and Spanish –, and provide practical knowledge and tools to help cities become greener and more resilient. For more details and enrollment, visit UrbanShift City Academy.

(Credit: UrbanShift Academy)