Effective leadership and empowerment of vulnerable people, especially women and youth, is essential to support sustainable development and strategic growth. We focus on practical skills and tools that build and enhance interactions and outcomes in the workplace and the broader community.
Honestly said, this training completely changed our lives.
Below are our projects to foster leadership and empowerment.
UNITAR Women’s Leadership in Tsunami-based Disaster Risk Reduction for Small Island Developing States
Launched in 2016, UNITAR Women’s Leadership in Tsunami-based Disaster Risk Reduction for Small Island Developing States aims to empower professionals – especially women from small island developing states – to help their countries and communities better prevent, prepare, confront, and recover from disasters.
UNITAR Hiroshima Youth Ambassador Programme
As one of the UNITAR Hiroshima Office’s major local engagement initiatives, the UNITAR Youth Ambassador Programme provides an opportunity to learn about the United Nations system as well as careers in diplomacy and international affairs through participation in UNITAR events. The Programme selects approximately twenty students each year from local high schools in Hiroshima to learn more about the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and connect globally with international experts in different fields.
UNITAR Youth Ambassador Asia Pacific Programme
Launched in 2021, the UNITAR Youth Ambassador Asia Pacific Programme aims to empower high school students in Hong Kong and various cities in China, as well as in other Asia-Pacific countries, to help our world build back better, greener, and stronger from the COVID-19 pandemic.
Gender Empowerment Now: Building Capacity to Mainstream Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment into the Government Policy of Jordan and Lebanon
UNITAR supports countries to achieve SDG5 by enhancing the skills of their people and empowering them to take locally tailored action. UNITAR – with the support of UN Women and the Cypriot Government – ran a 10-week online training programme from March to May 2021: Gender Empowerment Now: Building Capacity to Mainstream Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment into the Government Policy of Jordan and Lebanon.
Build and Customize Your Training
Interested in partnering with UNITAR to create your leadership and empowerment-focused programme? We can develop and deliver training in the following areas:
- Project Design
- Leading Change
- Team Development
- Women’s Leadership
- Gender Mainstreaming
- Partnership Development
- Technological Exposure
- Gender-inclusive Disaster Risk Reduction
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