United Nations Young Leaders Training Program 2024 by UNITAR

Applications are open for the United Nations Young Leaders Training Program. This program will offer participants a chance to get hands-on experience with the United Nations and provide them with knowledge and skills to unfold their potential as global leaders. The United Nations Young Leaders Online Training Program consists of a 4-week online course implemented on UNITAR’s e-learning platform. It covers crucial topics on the United Nations, Conference Diplomacy, Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), and Cosmopolitan Communication.

The online training program is a more flexible option. Students can take any time requiring 4-6 hours of learning per week. The program also includes a 3.5-hour workshop on Leadership. The United Nations Young Leaders Training Program is open to all applicants related to international affairs to boost their leadership skills and enhance knowledge related to the UN and International Geneva. More details are given below.

Modules of the United Nations Young Leaders Training Program

  • Module 1: The United Nations
  • Module 2: Conference Diplomacy
  • Module 3: Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
  • Module 4: Cosmopolitan Communication

The course includes reading materials, and multimedia files as well as discussion and exchange of ideas with fellow participants and UNITAR instructors.

In addition to this, the Young Leaders Training program will also arrange 1.5-hour live webinars through Zoom by UN experts and comprise the following topics:

  • Webinar A – The United Nations System
  • Webinar B – The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
  • Webinar C – Model United Nations (MUN) Training
  • Webinar D – UN Career Development

Who can Apply?

  • Open to all Youth from around the world.
  • University students, high school students, and other motivated young leaders.
  • Junior professionals from the public and private sectors and senior officials who are young at heart are equally welcome to apply.

Certificate from the UNITAR

At the end of the program, all participants will receive an official UNITAR certificate of completion.

Also Check: UNITAR Traineeship 2024 in Geneva, Switzerland (910 Euros/Month Stipend)

How to Apply?

Click on the Register. The course will be added to the cart. Read the instructions and Pay the course fee. The last date to register for the UN Young Leaders Online Training Program is 23rd August 2024. The Official website link is given below.


Muhammad Saim Rasheed
As Opportunities Corners founder, my name is Muhammad Saim Rasheed. I completed my higher education from University of Engineering and Technology, Peshawar. I have been to Egypt for the AIESEC internship in 2016. In addition, I am an alumnus of the U.S. Department of State's (SUSI 2017) Exchange Program. I participated in the Young Leaders Fellowship in the Maldives in 2021, and I went to the International Youth Leadership Summit in Turkiye in 2022. Since 2017, I have participated in numerous fully funded educational and leadership programs. I therefore created this blog based on my own personal experiences, and I mentor students who are eager and enthusiastic about pursuing fully funded opportunities. You can visit the official sources for additional information by clicking on the links provided at the end of each post. Read more about me and our partners here. I am also Featured by Pakistan-U.S. Alumni Network