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The UN Young Leaders Training Programme is Open for Applications!

This winter, the United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR) will provide an online training programme for young participants from all over the world, designed to provide a first-hand experience of the United Nations.

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Unfold your potential as a young global leader with this unique training opportunity. Get direct access to the UN´s institutions and staff, and build your knowledge of the United Nations, including the UN System, the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), conference diplomacy, and sessions on entry points to launch a career at the UN.

The Young Leaders Online Training Programme runs from 02 January – 29 January 2023 on UNITAR´s e-Learning platform. The four-week course includes live webinars and e-workshops with UN experts as well as virtual guided tours through the UN premises.

This programme is open to university students, high school students, and other aspiring young leaders of similar backgrounds. Junior and mid-career professionals from the public and private sectors are equally welcome to apply.

For the first time, UNITAR will offer scholarship opportunities for a limited number of participants to attend the training free of charge.

For more information on the application deadlines, content and costs, please visit the official UNITAR website.

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