Reversing the Resource Curse

Global Policy Academy Course
Open to the Public
Sunday, April 17, 2016 - 9:00am
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Sunday, April 17, 2016 - 9:00am to Friday, April 29, 2016 - 5:00pm

The Natural Resource Governance Institute and the School of Public Policy at Central European University are now accepting applications for the advanced course: "Reversing the Resource Curse: Theory and Practice."

This advanced-level multi-stakeholder course is open to exceptional leaders from government, civil society, parliaments, media, international development agencies, industry associations as well as academics, researchers and analysts from universities and think tanks.

A limited number of scholarships comprising travel, accommodation and full tuition costs is available on a competitive basis for leaders from government, civil society, parliaments, media from the following countries: Colombia, Democratic Republic of Congo, Ghana, Guinea, Indonesia, Iraq, Libya, Mexico, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nigeria, Tanzania, Tunisia and Uganda.

Application deadline is 27 November 2015. Shortlisted applicants will be offered a provisional place the week of 14 December and be given a pre-course task to be completed satisfactorily and submitted to the course organizers by 3 January 2016. Failure to submit the task will result in a withdrawal of the provisional offer.

Successful candidates will be notified by 29 January 2016. Once confirmed, participants will then be expected to carry out pre-course readings which will be referenced during the residential phase of the course, which will take place from 17-29 April 2016.

Our course brochure is available here.

Read the participants' booklet here.

Read about this year's public panel here.

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