UNITAR

The United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR) pursues a strong partnership strategy to deliver on its mandate to strengthen the capacities of beneficiaries through training and related activities, with more than two-thirds of training beneficiary outputs delivered in partnership.

UNITAR Geneva, Geneve, Switzerland
15/10/2020
Full time
Area of Specialization/Thematic Areas Instructional Design and Project Management Background The United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR) is a leading provider of high-quality learning solutions and other knowledge products and services, intended to develop the capacities of Member States, as well as of individuals, organizations and institutions to take the lead in or meaningfully contribute to the transformational change envisioned in the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and its supporting documents. Guided by the contemporary plans of action and platforms agreed upon by the United Nations and its Member States, the work of UNITAR in the area of designing and delivering people-centered and results-driven products and services is structured along the four key dimensions of Peace, People, Planet and Prosperity with additional units ensuring organization-wide cross-fertilization of knowledge. Such composition makes UNITAR exceptionally fit for the...
UNITAR Geneva, Geneve, Switzerland
05/10/2020
Full time
Vacancy type Interns, TraineesDuration of the contractSix months. The traineeship programme is on a full-time basis and trainees are expected to work five days a week.Indicative starting date09 Nov 2020Deadline for submission of applications20 Oct 2020Number of vacancies1Organizational UnitMultilateral Diplomacy ProgrammeRemuneration The placement is on an unpaid basis, but a monthly lump-sum of 700 CHF will be provided towards transportation and miscellaneous costs. The Multilateral Diplomacy Programme Unit (MDPU) of the United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR) maintains a traineeship programme for students/recent graduates interested in gaining professional experience in a multicultural environment and enhancing their understanding of the United Nations system. MDPU develops and delivers training activities at country and regional levels in close partnership with governments, universities and selected international organisations. MDPU’s activities also...