Mr. Germain Goungounga in the field. /©Germain Goungounga

Local Development Strategies: Making Climate Change Issues a Focus of Economic Expertise

12 October 2020

Ou alumni, Mr. Germain Goungounga is an expert who specializes in macroeconomics and environmental statistics. He carries out environmental and social impact assessments for projects that incorporate climate change issues in Burkina Faso. In this story, he tells us how the ‘Introductory e-course on Climate Change’ has contributed to advance his career on the field.

3 Reasons Why a Gender Champion Took an Agriculture Massive Course

10 September 2020

Ms. Audrey Ingram Roberts explains how the ‘National Adaptation Plans: Building Climate Resilience in Agriculture’ e-course has strengthened her capability as a consultant in the Bahamas and enhanced her role as an activist in the Caribbean women’s movement.

The UN CC:e-Learn Courses are Indispensable for Climate Change Awareness

8 September 2020

After receiving a certificate from UN CC:e-Learn, Irving Trujillo was able to get a second job at the civil association called Conservación y Educación para la Casa Común in Mexico. He has been working to improve agricultural and livestock practices in the face of climate change.


How a free online course helped develop my knowledge of climate change

8 September 2020

We spoke with Zaineb Ali, a young Tunisian student who is pursuing a Master’s degree in Research in Climate Change and Water Management and she explained about her experience taking the “Introductory e-Course on Climate Change” e-course offered by UN CC:e-Learn.

Behind the Scenes: Filming the first episode of the NAP-Ag MOOC

3 September 2020

Some time ago, UN CC:Learn team went to Kenya to film the story of Zipora for the MOOC e-course on National Adaptation Plans: Building Climate Resilience in Agriculture. They have shared how this adventure went out and how they were welcomed by the locals. The course is currently available as a tutorial at our e-learning platform.

Engaging Youth to Address Climate Change

25 August 2020

Sukma Impian is a young girl from Indonesia who has passionately advocating to tackle climate change through education.  She told us how was her experience at the Tribal Climate Camp and how she has been collaborating with other young leaders to address climate change in their communities.