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What you will learn

  • Acquire a system-wide perspective on international development and categorize the main actors, trends and challenges of the global environment.

  • Frame the strategic landscape in which international organizations operate and identify their main governance systems.

  • Understand the international funding landscape and the main financing mechanisms put in place to achieve global development objectives.

  • Manage the international organizations’ multi-cultural environment and leverage on human capital through a strategic approach.

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1

Week 1

5 minutes to complete

SHORT DESCRIPTION OF THE COURSE

5 minutes to complete
1 video (Total 5 min)
1 video
Week
2

Week 2

2 hours to complete

Week 1 - Introducing international development: goals, actors and trends

2 hours to complete
8 videos (Total 101 min)
8 videos
The notion of international development and its pivotal functions.7m
Actors and trends in International Development Cooperation.13m
A forward looking perspective on the SDGs.17m
Perspective from the UN system.19m
Perspective from IFIs.18m
Perspective from NGOs.7m
Perspective from EU (DG DEVCO).17m
1 practice exercise
Week 110m
Week
3

Week 3

1 hour to complete

Week 2 - Governance in international development

1 hour to complete
7 videos (Total 68 min)
7 videos
What is Governance?.5m
Institutional Governance.15m
Changes in governance systems: the case of the UN.11m
Governance patterns in multilateral organizations.11m
Good Governanace and International Development.5m
GPPPs: A practitioner perspective.17m
1 practice exercise
Week 210m
Week
4

Week 4

2 hours to complete

Week 3 - Funding and financing for international development

2 hours to complete
8 videos (Total 90 min)
8 videos
Introduction to funding for development12m
Funding for development: from billions to trillions18m
Financing systems 9m
Financing for development – a practitioner perspective13m
Innovative financing for the SDGs 9m
Innovative financing for the SDGs: Impacting Investing and development finance7m
Funding for development: from billions to trillions18m
1 practice exercise
Week 310m

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