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Forest Governance Assessment and Monitoring

This course is based on two PROFOR–FAO publications on forest governance. One offers a framework for assessing forest governance and the other describes good assessment practices. In five modules, the course will cover:

What is forest governance?
How do you write an overall plan for a governance assessment?
How do you write a specific plan for data collection?
How do you collect and analyze data?
How do you achieve impact with your results and prepare for future work?

To enroll in the course—


1. Go to the OLC web page. If you have taken an OLC course before, log in to your account. If you are new to the system, create an account. 


2. Go the course announcement page, If you are properly logged in, you should see an “Enroll Now!” button on the page. Click it to go to the course page.


3. On the course page, click the “Enroll” button. You will get a warning that there are no open seats in the class and you will be waitlisted. Don’t worry - everyone is waitlisted at first. Official acceptances will go out shortly before the class begins. 


The class is scheduled to begin on October 16th and continue through December 1st. We hope you can join course facilitators Nalin Kishor and Ken Rosenbaum in this exciting learning opportunity.

Sub Title: 
A facilitated online course
Event Date: 
Monday, October 16, 2017 - 00:00 to Friday, December 1, 2017 - 00:00

This October and November, the World Bank Open Learning Campus (OLC) and PROFOR will once again offer their five-module online course in forest governance assessment.