Dr Justine Braby joined the faculty of UNAM again in 2016 and lectured various components of the Integrated Water, Land Use and Biodiversity Management Course (EBL5931), as part of the Masters in Biodiversity Management Programme.
The lecture series was broken up as follows:
|CONTENT OF SERIES||RECOMMENDED READING||WEEKLY/MAJOR ASSIGNMENT|
||Meadows, D. 2009. Thinking in Systems: A Primer.
Steffen et al. 2015. Planetary Boundaries: Guiding Human Development on a changing Planet. Science. Vol 347:6223
17 Goals. 2015. The Sustainable Development Goals and their Targets.
Millenium Ecosystem Assessment
Write a Blog Article on Value Systems as Pertains to Economy, Ecology and Society
Deadline: 16 March 2016
Sustainable Management of NR (Land, Water, BD)
PROLINNOVA and Farmer Innovation Study
Theory of Change Resource
Sustainable Livelihoods Framework
Lankford et al. 2004. The River Basin Game. Paper for WRM Workshop, South Africa.
Savory (various). Holistic management of rangeland.
Compile a list of at least fifteen national and international institutions that work in the field of ILU & WR resources management. Provide the full contact, including a Web Page address if available and write a short profile detailing the organisations' key portfolios/programmes relating to the topic.
Deadline: 31 March 2016
Effective communication of NR
Namibia's Second National Biodiversity Strategy and Action Plan (2013-2020)
UNCBD Aichi Targets
Sell the Sizzle
Colleton et al. 2012. Creating pathways for positive change. SAPIENS.
Develop a communications strategy
Target group: Policy Maker/Parliamentarian
Theme: Identify theme in NBSAPII
Follow guides given and tips from the communications resources provided, work in groups or 2-3.
Deadline: Monday 25 April 2016
All literature provided electronically by lecturer.