Call for application - Building resilience to Climate Change intensive training course

We are pleased to invite applicants for postgraduate level courses on ‘Building Resilience to Climate Change’. The courses run from 14th October to 7th November 2014 and is held at the United Nations University headquarters in Tokyo, Japan.  The following two courses will be offered, each with duration of 2 weeks: 

  • Course-1: Science, Impacts and Vulnerability
  • Course-2: Approaches to Adaptation

Priority will be given to students who are currently enrolled in a postgraduate programme. However, the courses are also open to young faculty members, researchers and practitioners who have completed master’s degree and are working in the relevant field.

More information about the courses is available at

Applications can be submitted online at

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact:

  • Course content and partnerships (Dr. Srikantha Herath, UNU-IAS,  [email protected] )
  • Applications procedure and acceptance policies (Ms. Wilma James, UNU-IAS, [email protected])