The ISEPEI Project: In-Service ICT Training for Environmental Professionals

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ISEPEI, or “In-Service ICT Training for Environmental Professionals” is a project launched jointly by Central European University (CEU) and UNEP’s Global Universities Partnership on Environment and Sustainability (GUPES) under the Eye on Earth Summit.

Student testimonials - SUN 20th Anniversary

Alexandra Liebich (Canada), 2013 The Politics of Citizenship
The CEU Summer University was - and remains - one of the greatest experiences of my life.

Faculty testimonials - SUN 20th Anniversary

Noel Lenski, Department of Classics, Yale University
I was blown away by the quality of students and faculty at the CEU.

Religious Violence Course at CEU Summer University Explores Motivations, Political and Socioeconomic Causes

Juergensmeyer, affiliate professor of religious studies at the University of California, Santa Barbara, explored what motivates those who commit increasingly ruthless acts in the name of religion.

CMDS Hosts Annual Summer Course on Internet Governance, Civil Society and Policy Advocacy

The summer course, hosted by the Center for Media, Data and Society, entitled „Advanced Topics in Internet Governance, Civil Society and Policy Advocacy” was held between June 28-July 4, 2015 and it brought together 22 students from 18 countries to address the most pressing challenges, topics around internet governance, freedom of expression, digital rights and policy advocacy, and to learn from ca

ISEPEI Brings Eye on Earth Summit to CEU

In October, environmental thought and action leaders worldwide will convene in Abu Dhabi for the Eye on Earth Summit 2015 to collectively address the global challenge of increasing access to information to support sustainable development and to tackle some of the world's most pressing environmental issues.

A European Triangle: 6-week programme in Madrid, Maastricht and Budapest

A joint 6-week Summer University of the University of Maastricht, Universidad Carlos III. de Madrid, and CEU will take place on June 22-July 31: A European Triangle: 6-week programme in Madrid, Maastricht and Budapest. Students can apply through the Maastricht system.

SUN Course Enables Circle of Cooperation in Africa, Faculty Says

CEU’s Summer University hosted the Constitution-building in Africa course in cooperation with International IDEA and Friedrich Ebert Stiftung June 30-July 11.

UNEP Representative Meets with CEU Environmental Sciences Students

Mahesh Pradhan, the head of UNEP’s Environmental Education and Training Unit (EETU) in Nairobi, Kenya, spent last week at CEU as a co-director for the Summer University course titled “Bridging ICTs and Environment – Making Information Talk and Technologies Work.” The flagship program of UNEP&rs

SUN Course Participants Use Technology to Map and Share Valuable Environmental Data

Representatives of organizations as diverse as the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), the Asia Foundation, WWF Azerbaijan, and the municipality of St. Petersburg, Russia came together at CEU last week to explore how information and communication technologies can enable them to improve water management and security practices.