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In the UN Summit in September 2015 political leaders from all over the world adopted a global 2030 development agenda. This includes new global goals, called the Sustainable Development Goals, where the main ambitious is to use the “billions” in Official Development Assistance to channel “trillions” in investments of all kinds, which would mean public and private funding, both national and international. The World Bank Group is now launching a massive open online course to shed some light of how these promising words really will be put in practice. The MOOC starts November 16 and is held in partnership with Coursera during four weeks of studies. Where the main question that will be answered is how do financing for global development really work? Source: The World Bank Group and Coursera