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The UN Young Leaders Online Training Programme is Open for Applications!

Are you interested in learning about a career at, or working with, the United Nations? The United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR) is offering two editions of its online training programme for young leaders 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 entry points to launch a career within the United Nations.

The Young Leaders Online Training Programme is open for registration in two editions:

  • July Edition –19 June – 16 July 2023
  • August Edition –24 July – 20 August 2023

Kindly apply by the deadline of 15th June for the July edition; 20th July for the August edition.

The four-week course takes place on UNITAR’s e-Learning platform and 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.

UNITAR will offer scholarship opportunities for a limited number of participants to attend the training free of charge. For enquiries related to scholarships and criteria required, kindly send an email to: Multilateralism@unitar.org

For more information on the application deadlines, content, and costs, please click here.

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