This course description is indicative, and only for reference purposes. The course is not scheduled unless advertised in our calendar. If you are interested in this course, or require a customized course that is similar to this, please note that fees start from USD 25,000 for a two-week course. This fee is for a customized course for ten or fewer participants. For additional participants, the fee is USD 2500 per participant.
For these fees, the client may customize the course to the precise needs of the client's organization. Scheduling will be in consultation with the client.
Participants: Coastal Zone Planners and Managers, Administrators, Managers and Officials in Development Agencies, NGO Officials and Policy Makers
Course Brief: Sustainable coastal community development and ecosystem management has become an integral part of any coastal zone management program/project and local development plan for coastal states or districts. Being the most dynamic area of the earth, the coastal area in any country is witnessing overwhelming pressures on its resources and hence putting the local community in high/extinction risk.
This course aims to enhance participants learning opportunity on latest development of coastal ecosystems management and sustainable livelihoods practices in coastal areas. The course covers seminars on sustainable coastal resources utilization, solutions to conflict resource users, and community participatory planning and implementation. The exposure visits to the projects working on research and study on coastal area development and rehabilitation, technology transfer, community-based co-management and conservation, alternative income generation and livelihoods development and institutional capacity building for coastal communities.