Geneva, 21 February 2014 – Registration for UNITAR’s online courses in Spanish is now open. This year, you have the opportunity to acquire knowledge and skills to overcome some the current challenges often faced by public officials and entrepreneurs of today.

UNITAR’ objective is to help you achieve your professional goals. In these times of uncertainty and volatility, finance and trade have become delicate subjects. UNITAR is dedicated to deliver high quality courses on priority subjects in a flexible and interactive manner. Our online courses allow you to interact with other participants, exchange ideas, and pose questions to the high-level experts.

Our e-learning methodology has proved to be exceptionally effective and practical for professionals with tight agendas, because our courses can be accessed from any place in the world, at any time. The high acceptance and popularity of our courses leads us to once again reinforce the offer of online courses in Spanish, designed to enhance your capacities in the public and private sectors, as well as to promote the exchange of knowledge and experience through UNITAR’s Virtual Learning Environment.

Since 2003, the beginning of our e-Learning activities, over 10,000 officials and professionals primarily in developing countries and economies in transition have benefited from our courses. UNITAR currently has a strong presence in Latin America and the Caribbean, already representing over 16% of beneficiaries of our training and learning events. This demonstrates the need for short-term training programmes, which are practical and flexible for professionals coming from the public and private sectors, civil society, and academia.

Our online courses are designed according to adult learning principles and structured in a flexible and interactive manner to meet the needs of senior and middle level officials and professionals with busy schedules. The courses are taught entirely in Spanish and facilitated by high level experts, allowing participants to interact, exchange ideas, and pose questions to their peers and to the facilitators. Successful participants receive a hard copy Certificate of Completion from UNITAR.

Below are some comments received from participants in our online courses:

“UNITAR offers a very valuable opportunity to acquire substantive and pragmatic knowledge for concrete use in my daily job”.

“The programme director was very accessible and very pleasant in the doubts I had during the course”.

“With no doubt, the information acquired in the course will be relevant to my job as a diplomat”.

The following online courses in Spanish are currently open for registration:

We encourage early registration as space is limited and acceptance is on a rolling basis. For additional information and to register online, please go to
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