Training Course on Rail Digital Transformation in Asia and the Pacific is designed by the ESCAP Transport Division under two United Nations development account projects first, Trade and transport connectivity in age of Pandemics, and second, enhancing shift to sustainable freight in Asia and the Pacific. The e-learning course aims to expand the knowledge of the stakeholders on use of emerging digital technologies for enhancing competitiveness of railway transport.
This self-paced eLearning course was developed for those who want to learn more about how to localize the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to sustainably manage natural resources in cities. The course purpose is to support cities in their actions to localize the SDGs through Sustainable Urban Resource Management (SURM) and the objectives are to:
This course is the second course in the Follow-up and Review series. It builds on the e-learning tutorial on "Follow-up and Review (FUR) and the Voluntary National Review (VNR)". The purpose of this e-tutorial is to help countries develop their 2nd or 3rd generation Voluntary National Review. This tool aims to complement the VNR handbook and the common reporting guidelines developed by UNDESA by providing practical advice and helpful concrete tips specifically on 2nd VNRs.
This course introduces the key concepts of Resource Efficiency, how to measure it, and why it is important in the context of sustainable development, as well as policy pathways for promoting Resource Efficiency with a focus on Asia and the Pacific.
Qualifying test for Training of Trainers on Integration of SDGs into the National Planning
This course was developed to support policy makers and sustainable development practitioners in developing strategies.