DESCARGAS PNUMA / BIENVENIDOS / Capacity Builing ROLAC
Early Warning and Assessment / B)
Environmental Trainning Network /
15th International Course in Eco-Development Aforestry
Course directed to professionals in agronomy, biological sciences, sociology, agriculture economy and stockbreeding, linked to the sustainable rural development.
8th International Qualified Course in Management of Coastline Zone
Official Academic Program of the Guadalajara University. It is given in postgraduate level, directed to people with coastline zones management responsibility.
Distance Course in Ecologic Economy
Course given in a virtual way in the ECOPORTAL website, in five weeks since July, 2006. Directed to all who wants to learn about the relationships between Economy and Ecology.
Network Manuals (only in Spanish):
AMARC-ALER (Manual for radiobroadcasters)
1. The increasing use of chemicals in all sectors of society (including home) has resulted in many wastes that have hazardous properties. In the past UNEP has focussed on improving the information available to specialists in government and private sectors in this field. The work has been carried out in collaboration with a variety of other organisations and experts, especially the International Solid Waste Association (ISWA) and the Secretariat of the Basel Convention. Training manuals on hazardous waste management (incorporating also cleaner production) include in particular:
DTIE (Paris), CD-ROM in Spanish available
Link: http://www.pnuma.org/industria/publicaciones.php (spanish only)
3. On-line training on Sustainable Consumption and Production with Instituto Politecnico Nacional of Mexico (Spanish only): understanding the integrated concept of sustainable production and consumption (SCP), identifying opportunities to promote SCP, providing tools and information to implement SCP.
Link: http://www.cmpl.com.mx/Portal/Default.asp (restricted access to selected participants from Governments of the LAC region)