Introduction to Social Protection for the Poor
The main objective of the course is to provide an introduction to non-contributory social protection and its relevance for fighting poverty and vulnerability. The course will highlight the role social protection measures can play in the development process and it will show the advantages and...
Organiser: United Nations University (UNU-MERIT)
Políticas Públicas de Cuidado en el marco del Desarrollo Sostenible
Instructor-led course Monday, October 2, 2017 to Monday, December 4, 2017
Comprende conocimientos teóricos y prácticos – a través de actividades formativas - que introducen al participante al campo de las políticas públicas relacionadas con el cuidado y abordará los siguientes temas: las políticas públicas y la perspectiva de género; el marco conceptual sobre el cuidado...
Organiser: United Nations Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC)
Vulnerability Assessment and Analysis
This course provides a definition of vulnerability and illustrates the three critical dimensions used to define it. It also presents the most commonly used methods to assess vulnerability, and provides examples and criteria for selecting the appropriate vulnerability indicators. Read more .
Organiser: Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations, FAO, European Union, African Centre for Food Security
The course illustrates the basic principles related to the design, evaluation and monitoring of targeting systems. It also provides examples of how targeting principles can be applied both in emergency and longer-term food security contexts. Read more .
Organiser: Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations, FAO, World Food Programme (WFP), European Union, Overseas Development Institute (ODI)