Programme Overview

EXPERIENCE A UNIQUE Curriculum
 

with study options in 3 languages, and designed around 3 modules.

MODULE 1

- in one of our regional hubs -

Accra, Bangkok, Bishkek, Doha, Lima or Ouagadougou

Virtual classroom in Oct. or Dec. 2020
Face-to-face @partner in Jan. and/or Feb. 2021

Certificate & Master

  • Analyse public policies and local/international actors at regional levels
  • Acquire analytical and methodological skills to carry out a research
  • Learn how to manage development projects with a strategic perspective

The participants to the Certificate must write a paper and submit it two months after the end of the module.

Download Module 1 Outline

MODULE 2

- at your place of work -

E-learning & Methods from Nov. to Dec. 2020 or Mar. to Apr. 2021
Applied research from Feb. to May 2021

Master

  • Gather information (data collection, interviews, observations)
  • Write your professional thesis (topic relevant to your work and your organisation’s needs)
  • Study gender and development through e-learning

MODULE 3

- in International Geneva -

3 weeks (full-time) in Jun. or Jul. 2021

Master

  • Strengthen your leadership skills (mediation, negotiation, foresight)
  • Present your professional thesis in public
  • Participate in work sessions with public administrations, international and non-governmental organisations

Courses are in English, French or Spanish (with translations)

Download Module 3 Outline

BROADEN YOUR HORIZONS

 

Navigate today's debates on the following development issues:

  • Natural resources management and governance in English-speaking Africa

  • Rural development and food security in French-speaking Africa

  • Economic, social, cultural and environmental rights in Latin America

  • Water management and security in Central Asia and Caucasus

  • Economic transformations and environmental impacts in Southeast Asia

  • Social development in Middle East and North Africa

  • Current discussions in Geneva-based organisations

  • Gender and development

ENHANCE YOUR SKILLS

 

  • Improve your ability to conduct strategic analysis
  • Understand interactions between policies, practices and key actors
  • Rethink projects with strategic management tools
  • Become familiar with applied methods (data collection, interpretation and risks)
  • Learn how to better interact with your team and interlocutors
  • Strengthen your communication skills to effectively influence debates and discussions