Course Descriptions CDT

The following training courses may be conducted in English or French, depending on demand.

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United Nations System

Introduction to Conference Diplomacy 


A workshop to enhance your performance as a conference delegate.


Workshop on Diplomatic Protocol in Geneva


A workshop where you learn how to organize social events according to UN Protocol.


Introduction to the UN System


A workshop that gives you an overview of the UN, its principal organs and their functioning.


UN Conferences Rules of Procedure


A workshop that will help you to understand the procedural aspects of UN meetings and their implications.



Structure, Drafting and Adoption of UN Resolutions


A workshop that will enable you to write UN Resolutions and understand their specific structure.


Diplomatic Report Writing 


A workshop where you will learn how to analyze and write conference outcome documents.


Skills Development

Chairing International Conferences


A workshop that will teach you how to work with a chairperson and how to chair a conference yourself.


Public Speaking in a Multilateral Context 


A workshop that will improve your presentation skills and where you will learn how to captivate and convince an audience.


Mediation Skills 


A workshop to develop your mediation skills for international diplomacy.


Negotiation Skills and Techniques


A workshop that will help you deal efficiently with tensions, differences and conflicts in multilateral negotiations.


Effective and Constructive Communication Skills 


A workshop where you will learn how to give and receive feedback constructively.


Productive Facilitation Skills


A workshop that will enable you to facilitate meetings of different sizes and audiences.


Positivity Skills


A workshop that will show you how to motivate and inspire others and facilitate positive teamwork.


Environment Diplomacy

Climate Change Diplomacy


A workshop to enhance your understanding of the climate change policy framework.


Human Rights Diplomacy

OHCHR/UNITAR Human Rights Orientation Programme for Diplomats


A face-to-face orientation programme to familiarize you with the UN concept of Human Rights.

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