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Jun
20

Derechos humanos: Los derechos de las personas refugiadas

En todo el mundo se están levantando barreras. A diario, las personas que huyen de la guerra y la persecución ven cómo les cierran la puerta en las narices. Las personas refugiadas tienen derechos...

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Jun
20

Droits humains: Les droits des réfugiés

Aux quatre coins du globe, des barrières se dressent. Chaque jour, des personnes fuyant la guerre et les persécutions voient les portes se fermer devant eux. Les réfugiés ont des droits humains....

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Jun
2

The Challenges of Global Poverty

This course is part of the new MITx MicroMasters program in Data, Economics, and Development Policy (DEDP). To enroll in the MicroMasters track or to learn more about this program and how it...

edX | Massachusetts Institute of Technology, MITx

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Jun
2

Designing and Running Randomized Evaluations

This course is part of the new MITx MicroMasters program in Data, Economics, and Development Policy (DEDP). To enroll in the MicroMasters track or to learn more about this program and how it...

edX | Massachusetts Institute of Technology, MITx

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Jun
20

Human Rights: The Rights of Refugees

Across the world, barriers are growing. Every day people fleeing war and persecution find the door slammed in their face. Refugees have human rights. What are these rights? Who is responsible for...

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Jun
2

Foundations of Development Policy

This course is part of the new MITx MicroMasters program in Data, Economics, and Development Policy (DEDP). To enroll in the MicroMasters track or to learn more about this program and how it...

edX | Massachusetts Institute of Technology, MITx

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Jun
2

Data Analysis for Social Scientists

This course is now part of two independent MITx MicroMasters programs. For both MicroMasters programs, learners will need to first enroll in and pass this course. However, each program will then...

edX | Massachusetts Institute of Technology, MITx

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Jun
8

Heritage under Threat

In this course you will learn to articulate your own concepts about (threatened) heritage and that of others. What is your heritage? Who defines heritage? Why is heritage under threat? How can we...

Coursera | Universiteit Leiden, Centre for Global Heritage and Development

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Jun
8

Powerful Tools for Teaching and Learning: Web 2.0 Tools

In this course you will learn about a wide variety of Web 2.0 tools to use in your teaching and learning. Web 2.0 tools provide innovative ways to communicate, present content, and collaborate with...

Coursera | University of Houston System

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Jun
8

Game Theory II: Advanced Applications

Popularized by movies such as "A Beautiful Mind", game theory is the mathematical modeling of strategic interaction among rational (and irrational) agents. Over four weeks of lectures, this advanced...

Coursera | Stanford University, The University of British Columbia

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Jun
15

Serious Gaming

Have you ever wondered how playing games can help us to train people, deal with societal challenges or raise awareness of contemporary social issues? In this MOOC you will learn the ins and outs...

Coursera | Erasmus University Rotterdam

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Jun
15

Agriculture, Economics and Nature

Sound economic thinking is crucial for farmers because they depend on good economic decision making to survive. Governments depend on economic information to make good policy decisions on behalf of...

Coursera | University of Western Australia

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Jun
15

International Law In Action: Investigating and Prosecuting International Crimes

‘Investigating and Prosecuting International Crimes’ is the second course in Leiden University’s new series on International Law in Action. The first course covered international courts and...

Coursera | Universiteit Leiden

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Jun
8

Global Health and Humanitarianism

Welcome to the Global Health and Humanitarianism MOOC. We are delighted to have you with us, and hope that the next six weeks will provide an interesting and thoughtful experience for you. We hope...

Coursera | University of Manchester

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Jun
8

The City and You: Find Your Best Place

Welcome to The City and You: Find Your Best Place. I'm excited to have you in the class and look forward to your contributions to the other learners in our community. This free course will provide...

Coursera | University of Toronto

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Jun
8

Wasser in der Schweiz

Wasser in der Schweiz. Tauchen Sie ein! Woher kommt das Wasser in der Schweiz? Was ist ein Jahrhunderthochwasser? Wie viel Wasser braucht die Schweiz? Warum ist Wasser so wichtig für die Schweiz? --...

Coursera | University of Zurich

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Jun
10

International Climate Change Law and Policy

This course will equip you with the fundamentals of International Climate Change Law and Policy. You will learn to critically assess Environmental Economics theory and its application to climate...

edX | the University of Newcastle, Australia, NewcastleX

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Jun
15

Media Freedom and Freedom of Expression in Africa

This course aims to empower activists, students, regulators, journalists, lawyers, and everyone interested in ensuring a free, pluralistic and independent African media. The media play a critical...

edX | WitsX

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Jun
2

Political Economy and Economic Development

This course is part of the MITx MicroMasters program in Data, Economics, and Development Policy (DEDP). To enroll in the MicroMasters track or to learn more about this program and how it integrates...

edX | MITx

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Jun
17

High Conflict in Law: Personality Disorders and Disputes

Have you ever been in the position where you need to manage a dispute? Have you encountered people who do not seem to behave in a rational way? How might you respond to stressful, high-conflict...

edX | NewcastleX

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Climate Change: Financial Risks and Opportunities

Do you want to know more about how a warming planet is changing the landscape for investing?  Geared towards professionals working in financial markets, this course provides a solid introduction...

edX | ImperialBusinessX, ImperialX

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Aug
26

Advanced Literature Searching in the Health Sciences

Master the fundamental components of advanced literature searching in the health sciences.Informationist Mark MacEachern and a team of fellow health sciences informationists at the University of...

edX | MichiganX

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Feb
17

Make Your School Human Rights Friendly

In this course, you will learn what it means to apply human rightsto your everyday life at school. You will find out that there is no single path to making your school more human rights friendly, but...

edX | Amnesty InternationalX, AmnestyInternationalX

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Jan
10

How the U.S. Government Works & How to Get Involved

Feeling overwhelmed by modern-day politics? Looking to get involved but not sure where—or how—to start? Wondering what you can do to channel your energy into action and make a difference? This course...

edX | GeorgetownX

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Oct
1

The Supreme Court & American Politics

The University of Baltimore School of Law and Lyle Denniston, who has been covering the Supreme Court of the United States for over five decades, examine the Court’s...

edX | UniversityofBaltimore, USMx

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Sep
2

Climate Change Science and Negotiations

The time to address climate change is now. The mean surface temperature of the Earth has risen dangerously and spurred devastating impacts – and not just on natural ecosystems worldwide, but on...

edX | SDGAcademyX

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Sep
2

Sustainable Food Systems: A Mediterranean Perspective

The Mediterranean region is one of the most biodiverse in the world, home to a complex and intricate patchwork of cultures, climates, and cuisines. Food systems in the region -- represented worldwide...

edX | SDGAcademyX

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Sep
2

Globalization: Past and Future

In this four-part mini-course, Professor Jeffrey Sachs argues that we have always lived in a global world. He takes students on a historical and anthropological tour of six distinct waves of...

edX | SDGAcademyX

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Sep
2

Macroeconomics for a Sustainable Planet

Unemployment. Inflation. Protectionism. Trade barriers. Fiscal deficit. These are not just terms in an economics textbook or in newspaper headlines. These real-life challenges carry societal and...

edX | SDGAcademyX

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Sep
2

Transforming Our World: Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals

In this course, learn all about the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).In September 2015, the world’s leaders signed on to this new agenda, answering the call for a global vision of...

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Derechos humanos: Los derechos de las personas refugiadas

En todo el mundo se están levantando barreras. A diario, las personas que huyen de la guerra y la persecución ven cómo les cierran la puerta en las narices. Las personas refugiadas tienen derechos...

edX | Amnesty International, Amnesty InternationalX, AmnestyInternationalX

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Jun
20

Droits humains: Les droits des réfugiés

Aux quatre coins du globe, des barrières se dressent. Chaque jour, des personnes fuyant la guerre et les persécutions voient les portes se fermer devant eux. Les réfugiés ont des droits humains....

edX | Amnesty International, Amnesty InternationalX, AmnestyInternationalX

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For $49
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Jun
2

The Challenges of Global Poverty

This course is part of the new MITx MicroMasters program in Data, Economics, and Development Policy (DEDP). To enroll in the MicroMasters track or to learn more about this program and how it...

edX | Massachusetts Institute of Technology, MITx

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For $0
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Jun
2

Designing and Running Randomized Evaluations

This course is part of the new MITx MicroMasters program in Data, Economics, and Development Policy (DEDP). To enroll in the MicroMasters track or to learn more about this program and how it...

edX | Massachusetts Institute of Technology, MITx

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For $0
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Jun
20

Human Rights: The Rights of Refugees

Across the world, barriers are growing. Every day people fleeing war and persecution find the door slammed in their face. Refugees have human rights. What are these rights? Who is responsible for...

edX | Amnesty International, Amnesty InternationalX, AmnestyInternationalX

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For $49
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Jun
2

Foundations of Development Policy

This course is part of the new MITx MicroMasters program in Data, Economics, and Development Policy (DEDP). To enroll in the MicroMasters track or to learn more about this program and how it...

edX | Massachusetts Institute of Technology, MITx

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For $0
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Jun
2

Data Analysis for Social Scientists

This course is now part of two independent MITx MicroMasters programs. For both MicroMasters programs, learners will need to first enroll in and pass this course. However, each program will then...

edX | Massachusetts Institute of Technology, MITx

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For $0
Save

Jun
8

Heritage under Threat

In this course you will learn to articulate your own concepts about (threatened) heritage and that of others. What is your heritage? Who defines heritage? Why is heritage under threat? How can we...

Coursera | Universiteit Leiden, Centre for Global Heritage and Development

Enroll Now
For $49
Save

Jun
8

Powerful Tools for Teaching and Learning: Web 2.0 Tools

In this course you will learn about a wide variety of Web 2.0 tools to use in your teaching and learning. Web 2.0 tools provide innovative ways to communicate, present content, and collaborate with...

Coursera | University of Houston System

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For $49
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Jun
8

Game Theory II: Advanced Applications

Popularized by movies such as "A Beautiful Mind", game theory is the mathematical modeling of strategic interaction among rational (and irrational) agents. Over four weeks of lectures, this advanced...

Coursera | Stanford University, The University of British Columbia

Enroll Now
For $79
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Jun
15

Serious Gaming

Have you ever wondered how playing games can help us to train people, deal with societal challenges or raise awareness of contemporary social issues? In this MOOC you will learn the ins and outs...

Coursera | Erasmus University Rotterdam

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For $49
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Jun
15

Agriculture, Economics and Nature

Sound economic thinking is crucial for farmers because they depend on good economic decision making to survive. Governments depend on economic information to make good policy decisions on behalf of...

Coursera | University of Western Australia

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For $49
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Jun
15

International Law In Action: Investigating and Prosecuting International Crimes

‘Investigating and Prosecuting International Crimes’ is the second course in Leiden University’s new series on International Law in Action. The first course covered international courts and...

Coursera | Universiteit Leiden

Enroll Now
For $49
Save

Jun
8

Global Health and Humanitarianism

Welcome to the Global Health and Humanitarianism MOOC. We are delighted to have you with us, and hope that the next six weeks will provide an interesting and thoughtful experience for you. We hope...

Coursera | University of Manchester

Enroll Now
For $49
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Jun
8

The City and You: Find Your Best Place

Welcome to The City and You: Find Your Best Place. I'm excited to have you in the class and look forward to your contributions to the other learners in our community. This free course will provide...

Coursera | University of Toronto

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For $49
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Jun
8

Wasser in der Schweiz

Wasser in der Schweiz. Tauchen Sie ein! Woher kommt das Wasser in der Schweiz? Was ist ein Jahrhunderthochwasser? Wie viel Wasser braucht die Schweiz? Warum ist Wasser so wichtig für die Schweiz? --...

Coursera | University of Zurich

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For $49
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Jun
10

International Climate Change Law and Policy

This course will equip you with the fundamentals of International Climate Change Law and Policy. You will learn to critically assess Environmental Economics theory and its application to climate...

edX | the University of Newcastle, Australia, NewcastleX

Enroll Now
For $49
Save

Jun
15

Media Freedom and Freedom of Expression in Africa

This course aims to empower activists, students, regulators, journalists, lawyers, and everyone interested in ensuring a free, pluralistic and independent African media. The media play a critical...

edX | WitsX

Enroll Now
For $49
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Jun
2

Political Economy and Economic Development

This course is part of the MITx MicroMasters program in Data, Economics, and Development Policy (DEDP). To enroll in the MicroMasters track or to learn more about this program and how it integrates...

edX | MITx

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For $0
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Jun
17

High Conflict in Law: Personality Disorders and Disputes

Have you ever been in the position where you need to manage a dispute? Have you encountered people who do not seem to behave in a rational way? How might you respond to stressful, high-conflict...

edX | NewcastleX

Enroll Now
For $49
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Recently added courses

Date Course Information

Oct
29

Climate Change: Financial Risks and Opportunities

Do you want to know more about how a warming planet is changing the landscape for investing?  Geared towards professionals working in financial markets, this course provides a solid introduction...

edX | ImperialBusinessX, ImperialX

Enroll Now
For $79
Save

Aug
26

Advanced Literature Searching in the Health Sciences

Master the fundamental components of advanced literature searching in the health sciences.Informationist Mark MacEachern and a team of fellow health sciences informationists at the University of...

edX | MichiganX

Enroll Now
For $49
Save

Feb
17

Make Your School Human Rights Friendly

In this course, you will learn what it means to apply human rightsto your everyday life at school. You will find out that there is no single path to making your school more human rights friendly, but...

edX | Amnesty InternationalX, AmnestyInternationalX

Enroll Now
For $49
Save

Jan
10

How the U.S. Government Works & How to Get Involved

Feeling overwhelmed by modern-day politics? Looking to get involved but not sure where—or how—to start? Wondering what you can do to channel your energy into action and make a difference? This course...

edX | GeorgetownX

Enroll Now
For $49
Save

Oct
1

The Supreme Court & American Politics

The University of Baltimore School of Law and Lyle Denniston, who has been covering the Supreme Court of the United States for over five decades, examine the Court’s...

edX | UniversityofBaltimore, USMx

Enroll Now
For $29
Save

Sep
2

Climate Change Science and Negotiations

The time to address climate change is now. The mean surface temperature of the Earth has risen dangerously and spurred devastating impacts – and not just on natural ecosystems worldwide, but on...

edX | SDGAcademyX

Enroll Now
For $49
Save

Sep
2

Sustainable Food Systems: A Mediterranean Perspective

The Mediterranean region is one of the most biodiverse in the world, home to a complex and intricate patchwork of cultures, climates, and cuisines. Food systems in the region -- represented worldwide...

edX | SDGAcademyX

Enroll Now
For $49
Save

Sep
2

Globalization: Past and Future

In this four-part mini-course, Professor Jeffrey Sachs argues that we have always lived in a global world. He takes students on a historical and anthropological tour of six distinct waves of...

edX | SDGAcademyX

Enroll Now
For $25
Save

Sep
2

Macroeconomics for a Sustainable Planet

Unemployment. Inflation. Protectionism. Trade barriers. Fiscal deficit. These are not just terms in an economics textbook or in newspaper headlines. These real-life challenges carry societal and...

edX | SDGAcademyX

Enroll Now
For $49
Save

Sep
2

Transforming Our World: Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals

In this course, learn all about the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).In September 2015, the world’s leaders signed on to this new agenda, answering the call for a global vision of...

edX | SDGAcademyX

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For $25
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