Environment, Geospatial technologies, Information and communication technologies (ICTs), Remote sensing, Sustainable development goals, Water security

In cooperation with the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA). This course is a part of the “Bridging ICTs and Environment” workshop series run by the ISEPEI project.

Course date

19 October - 23 October, 2020
Please note, that the course dates are to be confirmed!

Target group

The target group for this course includes: national focal points of international conventions (e.g. UNECE, Black Sea Commission), mid-level environmental, water and health professionals, researchers and civil society representatives directly involved in SDGs-related issues that could benefit from learning how to apply geospatial technologies and remote sensing in their daily work.


Participants will be required to prove professional focus on environmental, water, and/or health related issues. Intermediate computer user skills are required for this course, but previous experience with geographic information systems (GIS) or remote sensing software is not required.

Language requirement

The language of instruction is English, thus all applicants have to demonstrate a strong command of spoken and written English to be able to participate actively in discussions at seminars and workshops. Some of the shortlisted applicants may be contacted for a telephone interview.