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From source to sea – the governance of water resources
Course type
Organizers
Start - end date
Part. fee
Certification

Description

Online course
University of Gloucestershire, Countryside and Community Research Institute (CCRI), in cooperation with the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) and the International Association for the Study of the Commons (IASC)
November 6, 2017 - December 15, 2017
GBP 60 (IASC-members) or GBP 100 (non-IASC-members)
Certificate of Completion (University of Gloucestershire)

‘Source to sea – the governance of water’ focuses on the management, governance and sustainability of surface and ground waters. This course will examine the role water plays in society in its journey from the source of rivers to the sea. The aim is to increase understanding of a range of problems currently experienced along the way, including pollution, flood, drought, and water shortage. Participants who complete the course will improve their understanding of a range of water management regimes in different parts of the world.

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Managing our common resources
Course type
Organizers
Start - end date
Part. fee
Certification

Description
Online course
University of Gloucestershire, Countryside and Community Research Institute (CCRI), in cooperation with the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) and the International Association for the Study of the Commons (IASC)
February 5, 2018 - March 16, 2018
GBP 100 (IASC-members) or 160 (non-IASC-members)
Certificate of Completion (University of Gloucestershire)

Managing our Common Resources’ will start with an exploration of what we mean by the term ‘commons’, explore the notions of co-operation, self-interest and rational choice, and also tackle mis-understandings – particularly in relation to the concept of the ‘tragedy’ of the commons. Course participants will then be challenged to explore the nature of property rights, the role of trust and the characteristics of rules and institutions as foundations for collective action. The final section of the course will explore the means for strengthening institutions and the design principles for commons governance.
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