The University of Twente’s Department of Governance and Technology for Sustainability is pleased to announce that registration is now open for the short course ‘Formulating Project Proposals for Climate Resilient Development: Designing Green Climate Fund (GCF) Projects’
Dates: 16 weeks online (23 February-to 9 June 2017); 2 weeks residential in the Netherlands (12 to 23 June 2017)
The aim of the course is to develop participants’ skills in preparing proposals in the fields of clean energy access, environment and climate change so that they can mobilise climate finance, particularly from the Green Climate Fund, and catalyse clean energy deployment in developing countries.
Participants from backgrounds related to energy, environment and climate change will be admitted, such as: staff from National Designated Authorities (NDAs), staff from Accredited Entities or those seeking accreditation, entrepreneurs, consultants, project developers, government officials, policy advisors, and staff of utility companies and NGOs.
This course has been approved for inclusion on the Nuffic NFP short course list. For more information on this fellowship please visit the Nuffic website: http://www.nuffic.nl/nfp.
The NFP fellowship application deadline for this short course is October 26, 2016.
Candidates with their own funding can apply up to January 27, 2017.
The course is delivered in partnership with the UNEP DTU Partnership, Risø, Denmark and Eco Ltd.
More information and an application form can be found on the website:
ICREP is the 2016 Dutch nomination for the UNESCO-Japan Prize on Education for Sustainable Development.
In answer to the evaluation question ‘would you recommend ICREP to a colleague?’ participants gave a resounding ‘yes!’ (score of 4,9 out 5).
For questions you can contact our course administration:
Mrs. Barbera van Dalm
CSTM — Twente Centre for Studies in
Technology and Sustainable Development
University of Twente
PO Box 217,
7500 AE Enschede
Phone: +31 (0)53 489 4377