E-learning

E-learning curriculum on "The Responsible Governance of Tenure - E-learning to support the implementation of the Voluntary Guidelines on Responsible Governance of Tenure of Land, Fisheries and Forests, in the context of National Food Security”.

The curriculum includes a series of e-learning courses that:

  • aim to create awareness about the importance of responsible governance of tenure;
  • help to improve the capacity of various groups to implement the Guidelines in their countries;
  • use a range of instructional methods, including storytelling, case-based scenarios, interactive tests and exercises
  • provide additional online resources and links to additional reading.

    Target Audience

    The curriculum is aimed to support people working on tenure, including:

    • Policy makers
    • Administrators
    • Service deliverers in public and private sectors
    • Dispute resolution actors
    • Advocacy, control and monitoring professionals
    • Civil society
    • Private sector
    • Academics
    • Researchers

     

    The material is being developed through the EU-FAO Programme on Improved Global Governance for Hunger Reduction which is funded by the European Union and implemented by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations


    Addressing Disputes and Conflicts over the tenure of Natural Resources

    This e-learning course provides guidance on managing competition over the use of land, fisheries and forests. The course introduces a process for analysing the underlying causes of disputes and conflicts. It also illustrates a range of dispute resolution mechanisms and some options for policy and legal reforms to prevent disputes and reduce vulnerability to conflict.

    The course consists of 4 lessons, of approximately 20 to 60 minutes duration each, for a total of about 3 hours of self-paced instruction.

    The e-learning material is available for free on the web and on CD-Rom


    Introduction to the Responsible Governance of Tenure

    The course illustrates what is meant by "responsible governance of tenure" and identifies responsible ways of governing the use and control of land, fisheries and forests. It aims to help people understand the Guidelines and to apply the principles to practical situations in their countries, as well as to raise the general awareness of responsible governance of tenure of land, fisheries and forests. It also illustrates a range of dispute resolution mechanisms and some options for policy and legal reforms to prevent disputes and reduce vulnerability to conflict.

    (5 lessons, for a total of 4,5 hours of self-paced instruction)

    The e-learning material is available for free on the web and on CD-Rom

         

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    Responsible governance of tenure and...

    • Making tenure rights more secure
    • Valuation & taxation
    • Spatial planning and managing reform
      • Situation assessment
      • Markets & investments
      • Climate change
      • Monitoring & promoting policy change
      • Transparency
       

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      Contact

      FAO - Climate, Energy and Tenure Division (NRC)
      Viale delle Terme di Caracalla
      00153 Rome, Italy
      Email: VG-tenure@fao.org

      EndingHunger.org