media studio Sharing knowledge through media for a sustainable world Tue, 30 Aug 2011 01:33:13 +0000 EN Two new courses for Fall 2011 The United Nations University Institute for Sustainability and Peace (UNU-ISP) and the UNU Media Centre are inviting applications for two certificate courses on (1) Disaster Management and Humanitarian Affairs (DMHA) and (2) Climate Energy and Food Security (CEFS). See the course announcement here. DURATION: A total of 14/15 "once-a-week" class sessions will ... Our World 2.0 wins another award Our World 2.0, the UN's leading environmental web magazine, won the Award of Distinction in the Green/Eco-Friendly category of the 2011 Communicator Awards. There were a total of 6,000 entries to the awards this year, organized by the International Academy of Visual Arts, making it one of the largest programme of ... Take it or Teach it: OpenED Course on Business and Management Competencies The openED course from the United Nations University on “Business and Management Competencies in a Web 2.0 world” will start on April 26th 2011 in its 2nd edition! openED is a FREE/OPEN course targeting business students and practitioners alike. The course consists of 10 modules allowing participants to choose the individual ... A sustainable future for the Mekong Delta region? The UNU Media Studio was invited to attend the ProSPER.Net (Promotion of Sustainability in Postgraduate Education and Research) Young Researchers' School in Ho Chi Minh City recently. ProSPER.Net is a network of higher education institutes in Asia and the Pacific, convened by the UNU Institute of Advanced Studies in Yokohama, ... The Minature Earth We just need to keep sharing this video with as many people as possible. Apply for two short courses at the UNU Two courses on (1) Disaster Management and Humanitarian Assistance (DMHA) and (2) Climate Change, Energy and Food Security (CEFS) will be offered by the United Nations University in the 2010 Fall Semester.  These are electives to the Masters in Sustainability Science, Peace and Development and can be taken by non-degree ... Our World 2.0 Trailer in Akihabara For the month of August, our catchy new video trailer is up on the big Yodobashi Camera screen in Akihabara - the Tokyo electronics district. It runs through August every few minutes during the morning commute: 7:30-8:30am. This is our second run on the big outdoor screen. Our very first video ... OurWorld 2.0 at Global Media Forum in Bonn 2010 Find out about the insightful trip of OurWorld 2.0 to Bonn attend the Deutsche Welle Global Media Forum. Here is the slide presentation we delivered to the session on the influence of social media which focused on how to present solutions rather than problems when it comes to report climate ... Coalition Of The Willing – MUST SEE A must watch for all leaders of the future! A very well articulated vision for change. Well done to the Knife Party and the 24 artists from around the world who came together on this one. Please share widely! Our World 2.0 trailer At the Deutsche Welle Global Media Forum on Wednesday, we will be screening this 1 minute Our World 2.0 trailer, together with some stories from Our World 2.0. This year's forum is focusing on the role of the media towards climate change issues.