After the latest easing of COVID-19 related restrictions by Swiss Authorities, the United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR) is delighted to supply two 5-day subject visits to Geneva this summer time. Together with the brand-new two-week UN Online Immersion Programme, these will present members with a first-hand expertise of the United Nations!
This distinctive coaching alternative gives you direct entry to the United Nations’ establishments and workers, providing alternatives for networking and offering you with insights into UN profession paths.
The subject visits to Geneva embody actions with the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), the United Nations Office at Geneva (UNOG), the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) and different establishments.
The goal of the programme, which is hosted on the historic Palais des Nations in Geneva, is to organize and empower members to work extra successfully and effectively in any worldwide setting.
The UN Immersion Programme contains professional lecturers, coaching workshops, guided excursions and the attendance of multilateral conferences. Dedicated profession improvement classes gives you the chance to have your CV, motivation letter and LinkedIn profile reviewed.
The coaching alternative is obtainable in two editions from 27 – 31 July 2020 and from 17 – 21 August 2020. A most of 30 members are accepted. It can be potential to register for a four-week preparatory e-learning course proper earlier than the sphere go to. All members will obtain an official UN certificates on the finish of the programme.
In addition to the sphere visits, UNITAR is happy to announce a two-week Online Immersion Programme from 17 – 28 August 2020. It will include professional webinars, e-workshops, digital guided excursions and plenty of extra on-line actions and is obtainable at a a lot lower cost.
In case that because of any COVID-19-related travel restrictions, members registered for the July or August Immersion Programme are unable to journey to Switzerland, it’s potential for them to attend the Online Immersion Programme freed from cost. In addition, their slot for the sphere go to to Geneva will probably be routinely transferred to the following version of the UN Immersion Programme in winter 2021, with no extra prices for the participant.
For extra data on prices, the applying procedures and a video of earlier editions please go to the official web site.