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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 three editions of 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 is open for registration in three editions.

  • April Edition – runs from 22 April – 17 May 2024
  • June Edition – runs from 17 June – 12 July 2024
  • August Edition – runs from 29 July – 23 August 2024 – 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.

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 visit the official UNITAR website.

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