Training

Conservation Strategy Fund gives conservation professionals economic skills that are key for success in protecting the environment. We strive to equip every participant in our courses with a solid understanding of economic fundamentals, fluency in the language of economics, and an ability to identify the best opportunities to apply economics to conservation practice. Since 1999, we have trained over 1800 people from over 85 countries.

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Online Coastal Conservation Economics Course

Thanks to a generous grant from the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation, Conservation Strategy Fund and Duke University are launching an Online Coastal Conservation Economics course as part of our Conservation Economics Initiative partnership.

Herramientas Económicas para la Conservación en la Amazonía Andina: Valoración Económica de Impactos Ambientales. Colombia 2014

  • Monday, 18 August, 2014 - Friday, 29 August, 2014
  • Completed

El curso está dirigido a profesionales de Colombia, Ecuador y Perú trabajando en temas de conservación, tomadores de decisiones, representantes de organizaciones no gubernamentales (ambientales, indígenas y de mujeres), socios del programa ICAA y representantes del sector privado. Profesionales con experiencia e interés en valoración económica. Conocimientos previos en economía y manejo de Excel son deseables. El curso será impartido en español.

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Economic Tools for Conservation - 2014 International Course

  • Monday, 11 August, 2014 - Friday, 22 August, 2014
  • Completed

“I gained a deeper understanding of microeconomic principles and why they can help conservationists and development practitioners. I met wonderful people that share similar values and will be a great resource for my work and inspiration for some time to come.” –Ulrike Troeger, Germany, 2014 International Course Participant

Curso Ferramentas Econômicas para a Conservação

A Conservação Estratégica (CSF Brasil), com o apoio do Ministério do Meio Ambiente, da Agência Alemã de Cooperação para o Desenvolvimento – GIZ e da Confederação Nacional da Indústria por meio do Projeto TEEB Regional-Local, tem o prazer de convidá-lo a se inscrever no processo seletivo para a participação na edição de 2014 do curso Ferramentas Econômicas para a Conservação.

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Herramientas Económicas para la Conservación de la Naturaleza - México 2014

32 profesionales del sector público, privado y académico de Conservación y Ciencias de México y del Sistema Arrecifal Mesoamericano, participaron del curso Herramientas Económicas para la Conservación de la Naturaleza realizado por primera vez en México. El curso de 2 semanas, se llevó a cabo en el Posgrado de Ciencias Biológicas de la Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México. Gracias a nuestros socios mexicanos (UNAM, COBI, EDF, FMCN, GIZ y TNC) quienes hicieron posible esta realización con mucho éxito.

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Analysis of Infrastructure from a Conservation Economics Perspective - Bhutan 2014

Twenty-two participants representing 3 countries and 15 organizations attended CSF's Analysis of Infrastructure from a Conservation Economics Perspective course in Bumthang, Bhutan. During the five-day course, participants gained an understanding of our core curriculum which includes Microeconomics, Natural Resource Economics, Environmental Valuation, and Cost-Benefit Analysis. Additional topics tailored for the region and sector of focus included Environmental Management and Policy, Infrastructure Best-Practice, and relevant case studies. Instructors were drawn from CSF, University of Brasilia, and Cambridge Resources International. Many thanks to our partners at UWICE for working with us to put on an excellent training!

 


 

Economic Tools for Marine Conservation in the Western Pacific - Palau 2014

"The amount of information given to me was huge and has, over a very short time, significantly altered my mentality as a conservationist/biologist. I'll cherish that for the rest of my career." --Palau 2014 Course Participant

Herramientas Económicas Avanzadas para la Conservación en la Amazonía Andina: Planes de Negocios Sostenibles - Perú 2014

  • Monday, 17 March, 2014 - Saturday, 22 March, 2014
  • Completed

El curso tiene por objetivo introducir a profesionales vinculados con actividades de conservación de la Amazonía Andina, al diseño e implementación de planes de negocios sostenibles. Durante el curso se abordarán los componentes principales de un plan de negocios a través de clases magistrales, ejercicios prácticos y estudios de caso. Los temas a profundizar son: estudios de mercado, análisis financiero y de riesgo probabilístico, emprendimiento empresarial y estrategias de comercialización. Convocatoria cerrada

Obras de infraestrutura na Amazônia - Desafios da cobertura midiática e ferramentas de apoio à análise e ao diálogo

Obras de infraestrutura na Amazônia -
Desafios da cobertura midiática e ferramentas de apoio à análise e ao diálogo

12 de novembro de 2013
Hotel Mercure Brasília Líder
SHN Quadra 05, Bloco I - Brasília

É com satisfação que a CSF - Conservação Estratégica, Fundación Avina e parceiros lhe convidam para o curso para jornalistas sobre ”Obras de infraestrutura na Amazônia -Desafios da cobertura midiática e ferramentas de apoio à análise e ao diálogo”.

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Economic Tools for Conservation - 2013 International Course

  • Monday, 12 August, 2013 - Friday, 23 August, 2013
  • Completed

"It was an amazing experience.  Loved the people, place, environment and sharing all the ideas and dreams.  It's a once in a lifetime experience.  I bet there's no masters or phd course that could compare to this one.  I am very thankful for this opportunity!" --2013 International Course Participant

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