Ecosystem Restoration

Further your career in resilient landscapes management

Estimated Time 8 weeks
at 3-5 hours per week
Enroll by 13 June 2022

About this program

Do you want to become more skilled at preventing, halting, and reversing the degradation of ecosystems? Registration is open for a FREE Massive Open Online Course on Ecosystem Restoration offered by the United Nations Development Programme and the Convention on Biological Diversity

This course compiles research from leading institutions engaged in ecosystem restoration to build awareness and skills on the process of restoring ecosystems. It is based on the Short-Term Action Plan on Ecosystem Restoration (STAPER) – a methodology adopted by countries under the CBD to support governments and others in the development and implementation of restoration strategies.

The course starts on 19 September 2022.  It is open to the public and designed to support creation of blueprints for implementing ecosystem restoration. The course will be available in English, French, and Spanish.

What you’ll learn:

By the time you complete Part 1 of this course, you will be able to:

  • Define ecosystem restoration and explain its importance 
  • Outline the types of ecosystems and ecosystem services
  • Explain approaches to and principles of restoration


This course is no longer available
   Location : Online
Institution : United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)
Topics: : Restoration
Level: : Intermediate
Price: : Free

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About The Landscape Academy

At the Global Landscapes Forum, we believe that learning is the foundation of long-lasting change. Through collaborative learning among diverse stakeholders, conflicts can be mediated and solved, and innovative solutions to global challenges can be created. For professionals currently working in their landscapes or landscapes around the world, we help them understand landscape approaches and how to operationalize them within their own contexts.

For this, the Landscape Academy brings together relevant online and offline learning opportunities that you can choose from to create a customized program. GLF helps future professionals build their knowledge and shape their careers. Find your course or curriculum today.