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Following the Declaration on Trade and Women’s Economic Empowerment adopted yesterday, 12 December 2017 at the 11th WTO Ministerial Conference in Buenos Aires which outlines actions for a more inclusive participation of women in trade, UNITAR is pleased to invite you to the Women’s Leadership Programm
The role of women in peacebuilding is immense. The United Nations Security Council Resolutions (S/RES) 1325, 1888, 1889, 1820 and 2106 reaffirm the key role women can play in re-establishing the fabric of a recovering society and stresses the need for their involvement in the development and implementation of post-conflict strategies.
Governments and increasingly other actors such as international and non-governmental organizations use multilateral conferences as a means to achieve important policy objectives. As the number of conferences and meetings has risen considerably over the past twenty years, the number of government officers and other stakeholders involved in conference processes has also increased significantly.
The success of Agenda 2030 will depend on fully integrated societal efforts. As the United Nations says, a successful sustainable development agenda requires partnerships between governments, the private sector, and civil society. Moreover, the strength of these partnerships is predicated upon sharing and understanding the values, principles, and vision of everyone involved.
Note: Participants who successfully complete the course will have the possibility to be invited to attend future face-to-face Training-of-Trainers workshop or to take similar online courses (subject to availability of funding from partners/donors). If selected, your course participation will be subsidized by the Arab Bank for Economic Development of Africa (BADEA).
Developing countries often presume, for a variety of reasons, that they have limited or no capacity to influence the outcome of negotiations of a loan agreement with an international lender. They often feel that international lenders generally do not subscribe to the viewpoint of borrowers or amend the clauses of the loan agreements. This is a serious misconception.
In partnership with UNFCCC, UNESCO and the United Nations Alliance on Climate Change Education, Training and Public Awareness, of which UNITAR/UN CC:Learn is a partner, the COP23 presidency organized a high-level event that brought together ministers, international organizations and non-Party stakeholders to discuss how partnerships on education can accelerate the implementation of the Paris Cl
This event will demonstrate the tangible contribution that education and training are making to adaptation and mitigation.