Friday, July 24, 2020

[Online Workshop] Global UN Spotlight Summer Training Program 2020

Expanding its reach beyond physical trainings, WFUNA now offers a unique new online Training Program allowing students a fully immersive virtual learning experience about the UN. UN Spotlight brings the world of multilateral diplomacy directly to students. Through an efficient and customizable system of online events, classes, and interactive sessions, WFUNA focuses on relevant international issues with the help of experienced professionals from all over the world. The online format combined with WFUNA’s expertise and broad network offer a wide range of exclusive opportunities that students cannot access anywhere else. UN Spotlight provides students with hands-on training, practical knowledge and guidance on constructively and effectively participating with the UN.

Thematic Areas:

UN Spotlight will focus on different themes in international affairs and pillars of work of the UN.
  • Multilateral Diplomacy
  • United Nations History and Structure
  • Peace and Security
  • Sustainable Development
  • Humanitarian Action
  • Disaster Management
  • Human Rights

Content & Highlights
UN Spotlight is specially designed for students seeking an immersive learning experience in multilateralism. Students are not required to have prior knowledge of subjects covered during the program. The 24-hours of online training across 4 weeks will reflect a diverse array of instructional methods to optimize student comprehension.

Each training will include:
  • Lectures from 8 officers
  • Interactive sessions
  • Workshops with professional trainers
  • Role play simulation of an intergovernmental conference
  • Innovative quizzes
  • Public speaking and presentations
  • Independent research
  • Drafting a policy proposal
  • One-on-one assessments
  • Professional development
  • Networking 
How to Apply:
If you are interested in participating, please register HERE