Inclusive Policy Design
In today’s rapidly changing world, understanding and navigating the intricacies of public policy and governance are essential for effective decision-making and societal progress. This course explores different frameworks to offer diverse perspectives on policy formulation.
Innovative Methods for Policy Analysis
This course aims to foster an understanding of analysis in policymaking, cultivating critical consumers of policy analysis, and equipping participants with skills to craft professional policy analysis papers. Through practical exercises and real-world examples, they’ll learn to identify data sources, establish criteria, assess alternatives, and make informed policy recommendations.
Policy Innovation & Entrepreneurship
In a dynamic world where policy challenges abound, the class equips aspiring changemakers with the skills and mindset needed to drive innovative and effective policy solutions, empowering them to be a proactive agent of change, capable of shaping policy landscapes and addressing pressing societal issues.
Information Maladies in Digital World
An introduction to the digital information landscape. This course explores challenges and opportunities of social media for socio-political development. It also touches upon the debates on dis/misinformation, hate speech, and how they can be alleviated.
Climate Crises in Anthropocene
Climate change, a defining challenge of our era, intertwines scientific understanding and societal response. This course delves into the intricate web of climate science, politics, and societal perspectives,equipping participants with a holistic perspective on climate change, fostering informed discussions and enabling effective engagement with this pressing concern at the intersection of science and society.