Tuesday, December 28, 2010

Beahrs Environmental Leadership Program

Summer certificate course: SUSTAINABLE ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT, June 24–July 16, 2011

Apply by 18 January for a June-July course in Sustainable Environmental Management.

Shared with CEC by Gillian Martin Mehers, CEC Specialty Group Leader for Learning and Leadership.
The Beahrs Environmental Leadership Program (ELP) at the University of California, Berkeley, provides state-of-the art training in environmental and natural resource science, policy, and leadership to strengthen the capacities of environmental practitioners worldwide. It is based at the Center for Sustainable Resource Development within the College of Natural Resources and draws on faculty from UC Berkeley and the greater Bay Area.

The core component of the ELP is an intensive summer certificate course in Sustainable Environmental Management. Since 2001, the ELP has graduated 383 environmental leaders from ninety countries.

Course participants continue their learning and peer support through the Berkeley ELP Alumni Network, with collaborative research and educational opportunities within the Network and with UC Berkeley faculty, staff and students. The website has detailed information on all aspects of the ELP, including four short videos: ‘Program’, ‘Participants’, ‘Alumni’ and ‘Future’.
Applications must be received by Tuesday, January 18, 2011. Online applications strongly preferred.

Online application available at http://beahrselp.berkeley.edu

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