Want to learn more about E-waste and become an advocate for environmentally sound management?

Check out the new Massive Online Open Class or MOOC about the E-waste Challenge developed by the Secretariat of the Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm conventions.

The course is presented as 5 stand-alone mini courses. You can talk 1 or all 5 of them. It is self-paced.

The main learning objectives of the course is to help participants understand why and how to manage e-waste in an environmentally sound manner and to create advocates across communities, businesses, and organizations.

Here is a list of the mini-courses offered:

Mini-course 1 and 2: Introduction to e-waste – Issues, Impacts & Solutions
Mini-course 3: E-waste and children’s health
Mini-course 4: Reducing e-waste by Design, Standards, Business and Policy
Mini-course 5: Environmentally Sound Management & Inclusive E-waste Recycling

Those who complete all 5 mini-courses will receive a United Nations Environment Programme/Secretariat of the Basal, Rotterdam and Stockholm conventions (BRS) and EIT Climate KIC certificate.