WBI Offers E-Learning Course on Sustainable Urban Land Use Planning

[30 November 2010] -- The World Bank Institute (WBI) is offering the free Sustainable Urban Land Use Planning e-learning course to the public for the first time since the successful pilot course in June 2010.

 Features of the course:

  • 6 Modules, with case studies from around the world
  • Functional and integrated understanding of urban land dynamics and how to effectively utilise policies and planning instruments to manage urban growth
  • Designed for urban practitioners, policymakers, and city managers involved in land use planning in developing countries
  • Approximately 6 weeks long, with a required dedication of 8 hours per week
  • Delivered entirely online and self-directed, with constant support and tutoring from online facilitators
  • Certificate of Satisfactory Completion from WBI
  • Participation in the course is free
Dates: 11 January to 21 February 2011
Apply by: Wednesday, 22 December 2010


For More Information

Mansha Chen or Catherine Farvacque-Vitkovic


Inquiries from institutions interested in partnering with WBI on future deliveries of this course are most welcome.



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