Certificate Course on Environment and Sustainable Development Communication  
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Centre for Environment Education (CEE) was established in 1984 as a Centre of Excellence in Environment Education of the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MoEF&CC), Government of India.

Communication for Sustainable Development (CSD), a core unit of CEE, edits and publishes research on Education for Sustainable Development, provides specialised communication and training for sustainable development, develops public awareness programs on policy and practice relating to Sustainable Development Goal areas. CSD also manages a range of projects on a consultancy basis that involve

(i) Editorial services,
(ii) Preparation of case studies
(iii) Global sustainability and citizenship education programs
(iv) Media projects, films and materials on ESD
As part of the specialized communication training provided by CSD, the following short term intensive program is available.

The Certificate Course on Environment & Sustainable Development Communication offers the following:

  • Opportunity for students to pursue a career in environment and development communication
  • Competitive edge in applications for scholarships/fellowships abroad
  • Opportunity for development professionals to better communicate issues in different kinds of media

Highlights of the Programme

  • Online course in self-learning format – enables you to learn at your own pace
  • Intensive modules in four subject areas – provides you with a solid foundation
  • Rigorous assignments – helps develop your analytical, research and writing skills
  • The course is flexible enough to accommodate your needs and time constraints.


Course Objectives

The programme aims to improve the quality of media writing and to develop among professionals as well as fresh graduates, the ability to communicate effectively and responsibly on Environment and Sustainable Development issues.

Target Audience

The course would be beneficial and stimulating for development sector professionals, students, consultants, local level policy makers, private sector employees who work on or are interested in environment and development issues and in writing about them.
People from any disciplinary background who would like specialised training in environment and sustainable development communication would find it particularly useful.

Course Duration and Calendar

3 months – 2 times a year
Summer Session – March 1- May 31, 2018
Winter Session – August 1- October 31, 2018

For more information:

Tel: +91 - 79 - 26858002 - 05, Ext. 795/796
Direct no: +91 - 79 - 26858795
Email: cee-csd@ceeindia.org