News

16 Nov 2015
The United Nations System Staff College welcomes Ms. Claire Messina as Deputy Director for Programmes and Business Development.  Claire took up her duties on 2 November 2015. She succeeds Ms. Maria Hutchinson who after a distinguished career...
22 Oct 2015
On 16 October 2015, the UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon addressed the 3rd World Forum on Local Economic Development gathered in front of Palazzo Reale in Turin. The Forum, convened by the City of Turin and other important authorities...
20 Oct 2015
Happy Birthday United Nations! Let's celebrate together! Share your birthday wishes for a better World with us. 
29 Sep 2015
This Individual Coaching and Clinic Exercise aims at providing UN personnel with tools and techniques to design effective communication campaigns to support programmatic initiatives. Participants in this online course will work on practical examples...
24 Sep 2015
“A Diplomatic protocol is a form of manifestation of good manners between nations”. – John W. Campbell   Modern diplomacy has many forms. It is both context-specific and culture-specific: what works in one national capital or international...
23 Sep 2015
UN Organizations and their staff rely on strong project and tasks management abilities to take on extra assignments and deliver sustainable results, within budgets and deadlines.  All project members need project-management skills, not just the...
27 Jul 2015
The guide addresses UN coherence issues relevant to UN staff by providing a simple summary of official guidance, and in many cases linking to it. A joint product of UNICEF and the UN System Staff College, the Handy Guide aims to help UN agencies and...
29 Jun 2015
The UNSSC is proud to announce that Ms. Thoraya Obaid, one of our most senior faculty, has been honoured with the UN Population Award. Ms. Obaid has regularly contributed to the UNSSC’s courses and learning events over the years. In particular, she...
15 Jun 2015
NEW YORK – In 2014, the UN System Staff College reached a total of over 16,000 UN staff, equipping them with knowledge and appropriate tools to work towards a common goal of making the global organization more coherent, efficient and effective. This...
18 May 2015
The 2014 UNSSC Annual Report is now available. Please click here to view it.Click here to download it in PDF.