eLearning course on Transport Connectivity, Logistics and Regional Integration (Facilitated)
Facilitated eLearning

eLearning course on Transport Connectivity, Logistics and Regional Integration (Facilitated)

The course consists of five modules, being the first on trade, Global Value Chains and regional integration. The second module explores economic aspects of logistics and connectivity, aiming at improved market and logistics efficiency and competitiveness. It also shows the importance of transport corridors and how to enhance their planning and operationalization, analyzing the BRI (Belt and Road Initiative.
The third module investigates how logistics interact with the community and public. Points to be considered in this module include land use, inclusiveness, territorial inequality, safety, access, equity, among others. It introduces some aspects on transport resilience, focusing on connectivity and regional integration. The fourth module is specifically on Green Logistics, starting with climate change and the NDCs and entering on the decarbonization of the transport sector and showing the path forward.
In this context, the last module is about understanding, forecasting and preparing for the future of logistics and to get regional transport to the next step. To do so, it will look into the technological aspects of logistics and connectivity. Finally, it discusses the fiscal aspects of transport connectivity, how to prioritize investments, alternative financing methods, and the importance of the private sector.

Target Audience

The target audience for the course includes— • Senior managers and heads of transportation agencies, who may be planning or overseeing regional transport strategies; • Mid-level managers and technical staff who may be leading and implementing transport planning and policies related to logistics and connectivity; • International development agencies who are interested in improving sustainability of logistics; • NGOs who may be interested in sustainable logistics and regional integration as advocacy tools; • Political leaders and advisors who may need to understand how to make logistics more sustainable and improve its regional connectivity; • Media, who may want to understand and report on the topic; • Stakeholders who may be called to advise on regional transport policies or to comment on methods or findings of sustainability in regional transport.

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sawyer

- Nov 30, 2021
Hello everyone, I’m Sawyer from Ghana.

Gilbert

- Nov 24, 2021
Hello and Greetings from the Parliament of Uganda. This is Gilbert from Kampala, Uganda

Nancy

- Nov 23, 2021
Greetings from Kenya. Nancy Marangu from Kenya.

Jean ELie

- Nov 21, 2021
Jean Elie Germain, I am in Haiti and very happy to take part in this course

Jannelle

- Nov 20, 2021
Hello, I am a Senior Budget Analyst in the Ministry of Finance and Corporate Governance in Antigua and Barbuda. I am also connected with the Public Service Association and other NGOs. This area is an interest of mine and i look forward to using the tools given to make a difference

Nino

- Nov 20, 2021
Hi. I am a freelance evaluator from Georgia.

HALIME MBOGO

- Nov 18, 2021
Je m'appelle ABDOUL HALIME MBOGO épse ATOMINI, je travaille dans une organisation Régionale au Gabon. Notre objectif maintenant c'est l'intégration Régionale pour la libre circulation des personnes, biens et services. Ce cours m'aidera beaucoup dans mes domaines d'activité.

Svetlana

- Nov 18, 2021
Hello. I live and work in Russia, in Lyubertsy. It is next to Moscow. I work as a teacher at the Russian Customs Academy. I am very glad to take this course together with everyone.

Christian

- Nov 18, 2021
Greetings Participants, I an Christian Aganze Namegabe from the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Recently graduated MSc in International Trade Policy and Trade Law from Lund University. I also CEO & Co-Founder of Congo Local Guides, a company servicing travelers across the DRC for 8 years now. I believe this learning experience will be fruitful to all of us and opportunity to connect and synergize.

Idowu Oladeji

- Nov 18, 2021
Good day to all. My name is Kola from Botswana. I am consultant. I am happy to be here. Thank you.
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