The World Bank Institute is launching an e-learning course on urban transportation and planning.
The key objective of the e-learning course is to develop capacity amongst those policy makers and practitioners responsible for urban transport planning and decision making, to understand urban transport in all relevant dimensions, and develop urban transport plans, programs and projects that are more integrated and sustainable.
The course will comprise the following 7 modules:
- •Module 1 – Introduction and overview
- •Module 2 – Methodologies
- •Module 3 – Governance Module
- •Module 4 – Public Transport & Complementary Services
- •Module 5 – Beyond Public Transport
- •Module 6 – Financing and PPP
- •Module 7 – Social and environmental issues
The e-learning course will be primarily intended for those who occupy or would soon occupy leadership positions in urban transport planning and decision making at the administrative/technical level, including leaders and managers in the city, provincial and national governments, mid-career professionals as well as representatives from civil society, academia, consulting companies and other stake holders who are in a position to influence decision making.
The course will start on April 1st, 2015 and will be conducted in English only. The sub-theme is “Efficient and Inclusive Service Delivery” and will require 10-12 hours of work per week. The course is free of charge and will last for 7 weeks.
Apply now here
Application ends on: Marchr 18, 2015.