Course Catalogue

United Nations System

Introduction to Conference Diplomacy 

 Face to Face  Factsheet 

A workshop to enhance your performance as a conference delegate.

 

Workshop on Diplomatic Protocol in Geneva

Face to Face   Factsheet

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

 

Introduction to the UN System

Face to Face  Factsheet

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

 

UN Conferences Rules of Procedure

Face to Face   Factsheet

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

 

 

Structure, Drafting and Adoption of UN Resolutions

 Face to Face Factsheet

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

 

Diplomatic Report Writing 

Face to Face  Factsheet

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

 

Introduction to the United Nations System

e-Learning 6 weeks   English

An e-Learning course that gives you an overview of the UN, its principal organs and their functioning.

 

Introduction to the United Nations System and its Protocol

 e-Learning  4 weeks   French

An e-Learning course that gives you an overview of the UN, its principal organs and the UN protocol.

Multilateral Conferences and Diplomacy 

ECB-Check Certified

e-Learning  4 weeks    English/French/Spanish

An e-Learning course to enhance your performance as a conference delegate.

Drafting and Adopting United Nations Resolutions

e-Learning  4 weeks   English

An e-Learning course which familiarizes you with drafting United Nations Resolutions and their adoption process.

 

UN Protocol

 e-Learning 4 weeks   English

An e-Learning course where you learn how to organize social events according to UN Protocol.

Public Diplomacy in a Multipolar World

e-Learning 4 weeks   English

An e-Learning course that helps you understand what public diplomacy is, how its practice has evolved over time and how the current challenges are being addressed.

The Economic and Social Councils and Similar Institutions: History, Role and Functioning on a National and International Level.

e-Learning 4 weeks   French

An e-Learning course that provides you with an overview of the history, role and functioning of the Economic and Social Councils and similar institutions.

 

Skills Development

Chairing International Conferences

 Face to Face  Factsheet

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 

Face to Face  Factsheet

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

 

Mediation Skills 

Face to Face  Factsheet

A workshop to develop your mediation skills for international diplomacy.

 

Negotiation Skills and Techniques

Face to Face  Factsheet

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

 

Effective and Constructive Communication Skills 

Face to Face  Factsheet

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

 

Productive Facilitation Skills

Face to Face  Factsheet

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

 

Positivity Skills

Face to Face  Factsheet

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

 

Mediation Skills

e-Learning 4 weeks   English

An e-Learning course to develop your mediation skills for international diplomacy.

 

Overcoming Negotiation Deadlocks

e-Learning 4 weeks   English

An e-Learning course to equip you with the conceptual knowledge and practical tools to efficiently overcome deadlocks in negotiations and successfully negotiate towards beneficial outcomes.

Chairing International Conferences

e-Learning 2 weeks    English/French

An e-Learning course that will teach you how to work with a chairperson and how to chair a conference yourself.

 

Bilateral and Multilateral Negotiation

e-Learning 4 weeks    French

An e-Learning course that will help you deal efficiently with tensions, differences and conflicts in multilateral negotiations.

 

Cosmopolitan Communication: Connecting across Diplomats, Business Leaders and Civil Society Actors

e-Learning 4 weeks   English

An e-Learning course to help you reinforce your knowledge on the process of communication, explore cultural awareness and understand the differences in communication among various cultures.

 

Environmental Diplomacy

Climate Change Diplomacy

Face to Face   Factsheet 

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

 

Negotiating Climate Change:from Durban and beyond

8 weeks   English/Spanish

An e-Learning course to improve your understanding of the international climate change policy framework. 

 

Green Diplomacy

e-Learning 6 weeks  English

An e-Learning course that will enable you to internalize environmental sustainability concerns into multilateral diplomacy.

Negotiating Climate Change Finance

e-Learning 4 weeks  English

An e-Learning course to enable you to enhance your understanding of the key objectives and instruments of international climate finance, the multilateral policy framework and key negotiation issues crucial to reaching a post-2012 agreement.

Negotiating Climate Change Adaptation and Loss and Damage: from Cancun and beyond

e-Learning 5 weeks  English

An e-Learning course which aims to facilitate international negotiations, public sector work, and diplomatic engagement in relation to climate change impacts and adaptation measures through an enhanced understanding of its science, the international policy framework, and the key negotiation issues pertinent to the UNFCCC process.

Human Rights Diplomacy

 

OHCHR/UNITAR Human Rights OrientationProgramme for Diplomats

Face to Face   Factsheet 

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

 

 

United Nations and international Human Rights Protection

e-Learning 6 weeks  English

An e-Learning course that will show you how Human Rights can be better protected.