Short Courses for Geneva-based Diplomats - 2022 series
The UNCTAD secretariat is pleased to announce another series of short courses in 2022 on key international economic issues for delegates from permanent missions to the United Nations Office at Geneva and the World Trade Organization.
The aim of the courses is to give delegates from permanent missions an opportunity to become better acquainted with topical issues and developments in the international economic agenda as they are reflected in the work of UNCTAD. More detailed information on the content of individual courses may be found below.
In the first semester, three courses will be provided at Palais des Nations - on 24 February, 5 April, 3 May 2022 respectively.
The first semester in 2022 is scheduled as:
- Thursday 24 February 2022, 10 a.m. (Room XXIV) - Maritime transport for sustainable development: key insights and projections from the UNCTAD Review of Maritime Transport
- Tuesday 5 April 2022, 10 a.m. (Room XX) - Women and the pandemic: Building back better for them including through trade
- Tuesday 3 May 2022, 10 a.m. (Room XXIV) - LDCs development challenges and policies in the 2020s