Module 1: Regional, Decentralized Courses

Module 1: Regional, Decentralized Courses

Duration & Dates

5 weeks, full time


Ghana (7 August to 8 September 2017) - Kyrgyzstan (17 July to 18 August 2017) - Vietnam (31 July to 31 August 2017) - Peru (7 August to 8 September 2017) - Burkina Faso (31 July to 1 September 2017)
(the dates for the 2018-2019 session have not been defined yet)


multiple languages

Module 1 is conducted in 5 decentralized regions with local academic partners. Participants chose one location, in principle, according to their professional context and thesis topic. The available regions, academic partners and corresponding teaching languages are as follows:

The study programme in Module 1 includes the following knowledge and skills:

  • Regional analysis of public policies and local / international actors
  • Analysis of a regional developement issue and the complex interactions between policies, practices and actors
  • Acquisition of analytical and methodological skills and definition of the professional thesis proposal
  • Acquisition of appropriate management tools for the design, monitor and assessment of projects with a strategic perspective

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