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Peace Park Development and Management

PEACE PARK DEVELOPMENT AND MANAGEMENT

Are you interested in exploring the intersection between biodiversity conservation and community peacebuilding? Would you like to know how to establish a Peace Park using innovative methods based on the most contemporary research and projects actually taking place on the ground? Do you want to become more skilled at tackling the challenges of Peace Park management? This course will offer a comprehensive guide on Peace Park establishment, and will teach participants to make a strong case for Peace Park development; effectively plan, establish and manage Peace Parks; and address the challenges associated with the creation and management of these transboundary protected areas.

5 Modules

 Languages: English | French | Spanish | Russian | Arabic
 Estimated effort: 9 hours/all course requirements

Peace Park Development and Management focuses on building the the skills needed to make a strong case for Peace Park establishment, providing you with the guidelines to effectively plan, manage and monitor a Peace Park. You will learn ways to address the challenges associated with the creation and management of a Peace Park and explore solutions that work through insights from projects currently taking place on the ground.

This course is aimed at Peace Park development practitioners and environmental peacebuilding enthusiasts but is open to everyone. The course is hosted by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), in partnership with the Secretariat of the Convention on Biological Diversity, its Peace and Biodiversity Dialogue Initiative, the United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment) and the NBSAP Forum. Financial support is provided by the Secretariat of the Convention on Biological Diversity’s Peace and Biodiversity Dialogue Initiative funded by the Ministry of Environment of the Republic of Korea.

Course outcomes:

  • Gain skills to address on-the-ground realities of Peace Park development and management
  • Dive into rich learning materials
  • Receive a certificate of completion from premier development institutions

The course covers the following topics:

  • Introduction to Peace Parks
  • Developing and Managing Peace Parks
  • Challenges and Lessons Learned

Learning objectives:

    By the time the course is completed, you will be able to:

  • Make a strong case for Peace Park establishment
  • Identify the key planning stages for establishing a Peace Park
  • Develop an effective Peace Park management plan given your particular context
  • Address the challenges associated with the creation and management of Peace Parks

Course completion requirements:

In order to receive the certificate of course completion, participants must:

  • Review three lessons
  • Complete three weekly quizzes with a score of 60% or higher
  • Complete the course survey

The course room also contains optional components, such as video lectures, webinar recordings, and discussion forums. In order for our site to issue the certificate, all the activities must be marked with green checkmarks, including the optional ones. For the checkmarks to appear next to the optional components, you must open each tab. Once each activity in your course room contains a green checkmark, the certificate will be automatically generated and will be available for download in PDF format directly from the course room.

Click Enroll to register today. If you have any questions, please contact us info@learningfornature.org.

The content of this self-paced e-learning module was used during the Massive Open Online Course “Peace Park Development and Management”, which took place on 4-22 February 2019.

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kithinji
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It was a fantastic deliverly by Dr .Clara and Dr.larry.

kithinji
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Supposing you identify a conflict between communities at National level.Example.A water catchment area.Is it ideal for a peace park?

kithinji
Member

Hello .What is the format of the quizzes? Multiple choice orwritten?

fuad
Member

Thank you so much for this helpful and interesting course. I have learnt a lot , finished the course, passed the 3 quizzes and got the certificate.

Thanks again.

bobby.batatina
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Increase knowledge

FranciscoCulenda
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Sorry how do I enroll ? I have pressed enroll but ……

Melissa Søvik
Moderator

Hello Francisco! We had some technical issues with website, but it has now been resolved. Please try to enroll once again. We apologize for the inconvenience.

goddymb
Member

Please how do I enrol or has it expired?

Melissa Søvik
Moderator

Hello @goddymb
You enroll to this course by clicking “enroll” on top of the page. Welcome to the course!

GCBCGHANA
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What is the date for another run ?

Melissa Søvik
Moderator

Hello @GCBCGHANA
This is now a self-paced course, which means that you can complete it whenever you want. Welcome!

angela1974
Member

Excelente curso, muy alegre y motivada por compartir con ustedes.

Rova
Member

bonjour!je n’arrive pas a trouver comment télé charger mon certificat.j’ai suivi a la lettre les informations mais je ne sais pas pourquoi çà ne marche pas.merci

Melissa Søvik
Moderator

Bonjour @Rova
Nous avons eu des problèmes techniques avec la page, mais cela est désormais fixé. Merci d’essayer de télécharger votre certificat encore une fois.

idav
Member

Merci pour tous, j’ai suivi bout à bout ce cours et eu mon certificat. Merci pour cette opportunité offerte. thiaou thiaou thiaou

Rova
Member

ou doit on prendre le certificat sil vous plait?

ndampier
Member

I have successfully completed the course and survey. How do I access my certificate of completion?

zoraydasilva
Member

Buenos días , cómo se puede acceder al certificado ,no encuentro ningún enlace para esto a pesar de seguir las instrucciones

Mil gracias

VictoriaNnaji
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It was really worthwhile taking this course, thank you all.

NASSOUROU YAOUBA
Member

La formation été impeccable, j’ai validé mon certificat et j’ai hâte de commencer une autre session.

Dahapute
Member

I want my certificate in English but it is coming in Spanish.

dulantzi75
Member

He colaborado como traductora de la segunda lección de este curso.
Poder participar además de forma lectiva ha sido una experiencia increíble.
A nivel personal este curso me ha aportado muchísimo.
Gracias a todos por el buen trabajo realizado.

Joanna
Member

soory! am having problem with downloading my certificate although my progress is 100%, HELP PLEASE!!!!

Joanna
Member

and if i go to download in home page the certificate down loaded is not under my name, Help please!!!

@reficafeeksattwood
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I have completed the course and received my certificate. Thanks for an interactive session I have gained new information that will be significantly beneficial going forward

Bianca Notarbartolo
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hi I have completed all sessions and quizzes but for some reason quiz 3 doesn’t appear as ticked, as a result, I can’t seem to be able to see my certificate. can you please find out where the problem is? thansk!