About this course
Poverty reduction must hold the environment and the economy in balance: a broken and harmful environment will have a negative impact on people’s health, livelihoods and productivity.
At Tearfund, this work is known as environmental and economic sustainability (EES).
This course introduces ten environmental and economic project design principles that can be used to design, plan, monitor and evaluate development projects.
What does this course include?
- Practical information on Environmental and Economic Sustainability (EES).
- Case study videos from Malawi and Ethiopia to show you how the principles are applied in real life situations.
- Interactive exercises based on EES work in other countries around the world.
What will you gain from the course?
Through this course you will learn what the ten EES project design principles are and how they can be used in development projects. You will find out the practical steps to apply the principles to your work, using different combinations depending on your context.
How long will the course take?
It will take approximately two hours to complete this course.
How much will the course cost?
This course is free!
Will I get a certificate at the end?
Once you have completed the course you will be able to download a certificate.