Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies

Environmental Governance & Policy-Making

Available dates

Apr 22—Nov 30, 2020
16 daysModules info
Geneva, Switzerland
CHF 9600 ≈USD 9627
CHF 600 per day


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About the course

Navigate environmental governance and influence the policy outcome

Programme highlights


Strategic foresight | Systems thinking | Multidimensional negotiation | Advocacy | Influence


Global environmental governance | Food | Water | Climate change | Energy


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Programme Overview


Global Environmental Governance, Food & Water, Climate Change & Energy

Certificate & Master

Elevate your view on key structures, stakeholders, and regulatory frameworks for each area

Explore trends and hot topics (80% of the programme renewed each year with our “in-focus” sessions)

Study systems approach looking at the Food - Water - Climate change - Energy nexus

Acquire leadership skills in system thinking, strategic foresight, advocacy, multi dimension negotiation and influence

Dive into the multidimensional approach looking into the science-policy interface

Discover multiple views offered by academia, policy- makers, diplomats and experts

Adaptive leadership tools & skills: develop a vision, influence, and build the partnerships of the future

Who should attend

Senior executives and mid-career leaders from all sectors and backgrounds who want to

  • Make a positive contribution to some of the world's most pressing environmental challenges and leading-edge international debates
  • Reinvent their professional path and make a tangible impact
  • Easily navigate the complexities of environmental governance and manage multi-stakeholder settings
  • Join the Graduate Institute network of 18'000 alumni, and 110 nationalities from all 5 continents for ExecEd only

Trust the experts

Valérie D’Hoedt

Valérie D’Hoedt Meyer is Director of Academic Development for the Executive Education of the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies. She is in charge with the development of innovative programmes and pedagogical tools, as well as the building of academic partnerships for Exe...


Jorge Vinuales

SPOKEN LANGUAGES English, French, Italian, Spanish AREAS OF EXPERTISE Climate, climate change, natural disasters Dispute settlement Energy Environment, environmental policies, law, and economics Finance, financial markets, international investment Natural resources, extractive economies, comm...


Chanaka Jun Takazawa

Jun Takazawa holds a PhD in International Relations and Political Science from the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies (IHEID), and a Master in Comparative Ethnic Conflicts from Queen’s University Belfast in Northern Ireland. Jun has been managing and advising executive ed...


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