SERVICES AND PRODUCTS
CEID Colombia offers consulting services on environmental and sustainable development issues. Using the extensive professional experience of our members, we can provide technical assistance and advice in the following areas:
CEID Colombia provides counseling and legal consulting on environment and sustainable development.
Capacity-building in the public and private sectors:
CEID Colombia provides technical assistance and strengthens the knowledge of professionals from the public and private entities who are interested in specific fields related to environment and sustainable development.
CEID Colombia designs undergraduate and post-graduate programs with emphasis on environment and sustainable development while running its own academic programs within interested universities.
CEID Colombia supports and guides researchers and the academy to defining research paths relevant to Colombia and the region, and fundraising support for research projects.
Organization of environmental events:
CEID Colombia offers its expertise for the development, organization, and management of high-level environmental events and conferences.
Through partnerships with international organizations
CEID Colombia offers the following capacity-building programs designed or students, teachers, and public and private sector professionals.
Principles of Compliance and Enforcement of Environmental Law (Program made by the EPA - Protection Agency, USA):
The course on Principles of Compliance and Enforcement of Environmental Law, was developed to support environmental protection authorities and professionals from different countries; design and implement compliance strategies and programs for law enforcement; develop networks for cooperation; and strengthen capacity to implement environmental requirements. It promotes the use of regulatory and non-regulatory approaches to increase compliance with and enforcement of environmental laws and regulations that promote the sustainable use of natural resources and the protection of ecosystem integrity at the global, regional and national levels. This program is aimed at anyone involved in the development or implementation of environmental programs, including government officials, non-government executives, academic and industry leaders, and citizens in general.
Compliance and Enforcement of Multilateral Environmental Agreements - MEAs (program from the Academy of Environmental Law of the International Union for Conservation of Nature IUCN):
This course on compliance and enforcement of MEAs was designed by the IUCN and UNEP. It is designed to provide students with practical skills for negotiating, implementing and improving compliance with national and international environmental laws. The course focuses in 10 main agreements, including Rio Convention agreements on biodiversity, chemicals, and waste. It is designed for students of environmental law, international relations, environmental management and environmental careers in general.
Training The Teachers (TTT) Program (program from the Academy of Environmental Law of the International Union for Conservation of Nature IUCN):
Through its partnership with the Academy of Environmental Law (IUCN), CEID runs the Training The Teachers (TTT) Program in Colombia. This program is designed to improve local capacity for teaching environmental law. The course is made up of two units:
- Basic course – TTT 1: For professors that have never lectured in environmental law.
- Advances course – TTT 2: For professors that have experience in environmental law so they can strengthen their knowledge, and gain the ability to tutor other teachers.
The greatest benefit of this program is to strengthen the capacity of the academic institutions and provide high quality education programs in the field of environmental law.
CEID Colombia has the capacity to provide the following services related to environment and sustainable development:
Bring international experts to the country in order to participate in congresses, seminars, workshops, courses and conferences according with the your entities’ necessities.
Organize conferences at universities, public entities and companies.
Develop and conduct academic programs.
Organize seminars and workshops.
Provide the service of English-Spanish translations for international authors that are interested in publishing on the Spanish-speaking market. In the same way, CEID Colombia has the capacity to manage the distribution and sale of the translated books.