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26 Jun 2014
Recent scholarly research and practical evidence suggest a major shift in the trends and patterns of armed violence. In 2010, violence resulted in the death of more than 1.5 million people, making it one of the leading causes of death worldwide for...
23 Jun 2014
We would like to thank Roland Berger Strategy Consultants for giving us permission to use this Leadership Compendium within the UN system. The Compendium was created to support the Young Global Leaders Forum as part of the World Economic Forum. It...
11 Jun 2014
The 2014 UN Summer Academy started Monday at the Dag Hammarskjold Auditorium at UN Headquarters in New York. The 5 day programme is joined by 45 participants from 25 different countries. United Nations Deputy Secretary-General Jan Eliasson opened...
20 May 2014
As a supervisor, you aim to bring the best out of your team, help your people grow and develop. But it takes time, energy and methods. The "Supervisory Management Skills" is specifically designed to offer Managers the right tools, through...
19 May 2014
UNSSC is pleased to announce that the first edition of the UN Leadership Forum will be taking place in Turin, June 18th to 20th 2014. The Forum is designed for the ca. 1000 alumni of the UN Leaders Programme and the UNCT Leadership Skill Course –...
15 May 2014
What happens when Learning Managers meet leading designers, academics, visual recorders, mediation facilitators and development specialists? A three day innovation lab! UNSSC is pleased to announce the annual Learning Managers Forum will be held in...
13 May 2014
UNSSC is welcoming Ms Paulyn May Duman (the Philippines) and Mr Max William Callaghan (the United Kingdom) to the College where they will be collaborating with the Development, Gender and Human Rights Team for a period of ten months. Paulyn and Max...
07 May 2014
The 2013 UNSSC Annual Report is now available. Please click here to view it.Click here to download it in PDF. 
05 May 2014
Teamwork is a core competence for all UN Staff. Only through the efforts of people working together can an Organization achieve its goals and objectives. In spite of technology advancements, our competitive advantage lies in our ability to work...
07 Apr 2014
Today more than ever in the past, UN agencies are being required to show the impact (and sometimes ROI) for learning and training programs. In partnership with the internationally renowned ROI Institute, the UN System Staff College  is...