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Climate Change Adaptation Strategy

Course Start End Training Agency Closing Date for Nomination
Climate Change Adaptation Strategy
24 Jun 201328 Jun 201313 May 2013
Course CategorySustainable Development and Climate Change
Open to countries under these programmes

(i) SCPTA countries 
(ii) SIDSTEC countries

Course Objectives

The course aims to provide participants with in-depth knowledge on the policies and regulatory frameworks for the development and management of climate change adaptation strategies. Participants will learn how to handle climate change issues with practical and sustainable solutions.

Course Synopsis & Methodology

The topics include:

  • Singapore‚Äôs policies and regulatory frameworks for climate change issues and developments
  • Economic evaluation, costs and benefits of mitigation and adaptation measures 
  • Master plan and road map for national climate change management
  • Effective regulations and enabling legislation 
  • Physical, structural, social, financing and insurance frameworks
  • Sustainable risk management
Participant Profile

Applicants should be:

  • Mid to senior level government officials who are involved in climate change and infrastructure / public works projects, financial and budgetary planning and management 
  • Nominated by their respective Governments 
  • Proficient in spoken and written English
  • In good health