• Application Deadline
  • 4 days
    Duration
This Governing climate resilient cities. Challenges, opportunities and best practices course at University of Pisa is the result of a partnership of UN Habitat and the University of Pisa. It tackles the complex issue of governing climate resilient cities, assessing in a comparative fashion best practices and solutions.

About

The Governing climate resilient cities. Challenges, opportunities and best practices course at University of Pisa targets primarily policy makers, public servants and practitioners, presenting theoretical and academic contents with a hands-on and practical approach. 

Specific contents within the general theme will be identified yearly and agreed upon by the organisers at every edition, based on current developments in the area.

Aim of the course

The Course aims to provide participants with analytical tools to better understand and address the governance challenges climate change produces on the urban and metropolitan dimensions. It specifically concentrates on how to best govern climate resilient cities.

Detailed Programme Facts

Programme Structure

Modules included:

  • Science
  • Law & Government
  • Planning & Building

Lecturers

  • Prof. Alfredo Fioritto

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

  • A three-year university degree and/or proven and relevant professional experience in the area of the course
  • Identity Document (*Passport in case you are a foreign student*)
  • Enrolment Form 
  • Curriculum Vitae

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1700 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1700 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 4 days.
  • EU/EEA

    1700 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1700 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 4 days.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
  • Fees 1000 EUR
  • Accommodation 700 EUR

Living costs for Pisa

  • 750 - 1100 EUR/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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