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Prof Rosenberg presents at Second Global Forum on Green Economy in Paris!

How can countries build a critical mass of professionals who understand the risks and opportunities of a transition to an inclusive green economy, and have the knowledge and skills to put in place relevant policies? Prof Eureta Rosenberg outlines challenges in transforming the way current and future policy makers learn, at the 2nd Global Forum

February 5th, 2019|Categories: Events, New Developments|Tags: |

Green Skills Resource Presented at EEASA

DEA – DBSA Green Skills Resource Introduced by Rhodes University and Wits University Enabling Green Skills: Pathways to Sustainable Development is a new resource produced in the Green Skills System Capacity Building programme. This Source Book to Support Skills Planning for Green Economies was launched at a Green Skills Round Table hosted by Wits REAL

October 11th, 2018|Categories: Events|Tags: |

Green Economy Learning Assessment SA

This national assessment of skills needed to drive the transition to a greener economy in South Africa is now available online. The product of a consultative process in South Africa’s sustainability community, it has been commissioned by the Partnership for Action on the Green Economy (PAGE) and supported by UNITAR, the Department of Environmental Affairs

May 27th, 2018|Categories: Report-backs|Tags: |

LIVING CATCHMENTS PROJECT BURSARIES 2021

4 x Masters bursaries The South African National Biodiversity Institute (SANBI) is leading the implementation of the Living Catchments project (LCP) in partnership with the Water Research Commission through funding from the Department of Science and Innovation. The project was developed in response to the Water Research, Development and Innovation Roadmap (Water RDI Roadmap) which

October 13th, 2020|Categories: New Developments|Tags: |

WORLD BANK GROUP : ETC – SENIOR EVALUATION SPECIALIST

THE CLIMATE INVESTMENT FUNDS’ EVALUATION AND LEARNING INITIATIVE The E T Consultant - Senior Evaluation Officer will lead/support/contribute to the implementation of activities as outlined in the FY21 E&L Work Plan, including a potential focus on the following key activities among others: 1.An evaluation of the social and economic development contributions of CIF investments, including

August 11th, 2020|Categories: New Developments, Uncategorized|Tags: |

ANNOUNCEMENT: IEJ HIRING

The Institute for Economic Justice is hiring If you are interested in joining the Institute for Economic Justice (IEJ) team, now is your chance! We are advertising three exciting posts: Senior Researcher: Economic and Climate Justice Junior Researcher: Economic and Climate Justice Part-time Communications Officer About the IEJ The IEJ is a progressive economics think

August 11th, 2020|Categories: New Developments, Uncategorized|Tags: |

RESEARCHING WORK AND LEARNING 12th INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE LAUNCH

Calling All Researchers and Practitioners of Work & Learning You are invited to join scholars, policy-makers and practitioners from around the world in Toronto (Canada) for the 12th Researching Work & Learning (RWL) Conference on July 14-16, 2021. This poster provides a quick overview of the conference. Our website contains additional details. The need to meet the challenges of a rapidly changing global landscape of work and learning in the

July 14th, 2020|Categories: Events|Tags: |

Green Skills Certification Ceremony held at Wits University

Six professionals were awarded the first ever Rhodes University Certificates of Competence in Green Skills Research and Planning, on 26 October 2018. The awards were handed out by Prof Eureta Rosenberg at the Centre for Researching Work and Learning (REAL) at Wits University, hosted by REAL’s director, Dr Presha Ramsarup. The course was offered in

November 22nd, 2018|Categories: Events|Tags: |

ELRC AT EEASA 2018

Professor Eureta Rosenberg Presents Opening Keynote Address at EEASA 2018 Rhodes ELRC staff and students travelled to Livingstone, Zambia, to participate in the 36th  Annual Conference of the Environmental Education Association of Southern Africa, from 17-21 September. Prof Eureta Rosenberg presented the opening keynote address. She asked delegates to think about the development decisions that

October 11th, 2018|Categories: Events|

Climate Smart Agriculture

This report captures the findings of a study that considered the green skill implications for transitioning towards climate-smart agricultural practice in the Western Cape, as part of the Green Skills Project. Agriculture is a cornerstone of the South African economy and is vital for human and social well-being. Agricultural production is tied to natural resources

May 28th, 2018|Categories: New Developments|
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