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Training Course on Climate Change Adaptation In A Changing Environment

13/08/2018, nairobi

INTRODUCTION

A response strategy to climate change is an additional and new area of sustainable community development, that in addition to many other local priorities like reducing poverty, improving sanitation and safe access to fresh water, health issues and diminishing ecological resiliency. Many of climate change these impacts, such as impacts on ecological systems, have cascading effects on social, economic and health outcomes. In order to respond to climate change, more vigorous actions are required to mitigate emissions of greenhouse gases (GHGs) and to adapt to unavoidable consequences that are increasing vulnerability around the world.

This training will equip the learner with knowledge on local sustainability, its development challenges and local vulnerabilities in the context of climate changes at regional and global levels in order to understand their linkages.

DURATION

5 days.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND

The course is meant for mid-career professionals, dealing with climate change adaptation and mitigation options in developing countries, working for a research organization, NGO, government or civil society. Participants need to have a relevant tertiary education with at least one year of experience in a course-related discipline like agriculture, disaster risk management, food security, water management, biodiversity, forestry, or other natural resources management.

LEARNING OBJECTIVE

  • Conduct and interpret vulnerability assessments by understanding its key components of exposure, sensitivity and capacity
  • Identify impacts of future climate change and climate variability on human well-being and environment
  • Identify key areas of integration, in which adaptation to climate change goes hand-in hand with other development priorities and building resilience in natural and human systems
  • Identify and develop basic elements of an implementation plan to progress with adaptation options.

TOPICS TO BE COVERED

  • Climate change adaptation
  • Key components of exposure, sensitivity and capacity
  • Impacts of future climate change and climate variability on human well-being and environment
  • Implementation plan to adaptation

REQUIREMENTS

Proficiency in use of English language

Meet admission criteria

 

Key Notes

·         The participant must be conversant with English

·         Presentations are well guided, practical exercise, web-based tutorials and     group work.

·         Upon completion of training the participant will be issued with an Authorized Training Certificate

·         Course duration is flexible and the contents can be modified to fit any number of days.

·         The course fee includes facilitation training materials, 2 coffee breaks, buffet lunch and A Certificate of successful completion of Training.

·         Participants will be responsible for their own travel expenses and arrangements, airport transfers, visa application dinners, health/accident insurance and other personal expenses.

·         Accommodation, pickup, freight booking and Visa processing arrangement, are done on request, at discounted prices.

·         One-yearpost-training support Consultation and Coaching provided after the course.

·         Payment should be done at least a week before commence of the training, to DATASTAT CONSULTANCY LTD account, so as to enable us prepare better for you

 METHODOLOGY

The workshop focuses on processing a population census or demographic survey, but participants are encouraged to bring any questionnaire relevant to their job responsibilities. It will be conducted in a hands-on, product-oriented environment. Each participant will have exclusive use of a computer, a tablet or Smartphone, and will receive the latest version of the CSPro software.

ONLINE TRAINING IS NOW AVAILABLE

START DATE: 08/13/2018

END DATE: 08/17/2018

APPLY ONLINE: https://bit.ly/2JZd2tD 

 

START DATE: 08/27/2018

END DATE: 08/31/2018

APPLY ONLINE: https://bit.ly/2tfObdR

 

Contact Us
Postal Add: 5402-00100

Nairobi, Kenya

Email Add: info@datastatresearch.org 

Mobile No: +254724527104

Head Office: Comet House 1st floor 12A, Along Monrovia Street

 

 


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