Demographic intelligence, Digital technologies, Geographic information systems (GIS), Remote sensing, Satellite technologies, Sustainable development goals
 
 
 
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

5 July - 9 July, 2021
Extended application deadline
22 March, 2021

Target group

The target group for this course includes academia, both students and faculty, junior professionals from national governmental or affiliated agencies and international organizations, academia and relevant NGO representatives. Within academia the priority will be given to graduate students in public policy and environmental management from OSUN and CIVICA partner institutions. The mixture of professional and student groups should facilitate students / youth / future leaders' engagement at the high-level professional event and stimulate interest in the topic.

We also invite applications from advanced undergraduate students who have adequate prior study or experience on the subject and make a compelling case in their application/statement of interest.

Pre-requisites

  • Proven professional and/or academic focus on demography related topic (census, poverty, inequality, etc) or geospatial technologies;
  • Intermediate computer user skills;

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.