Program Length: May and June
Location: Online + 2-weeks in Austria, Switzerland, and Japan
Admissions Req: 18-24 year olds selected based on three letters of recommendation and recent academic transcripts. Application deadline for this disarmament training program is March 18th!
Highlight: Do you want the opportunity to use your voice to advocate for a safer and more peaceful world? Then take a look at this exciting opportunity offered by the United Nations!! The UN Office for Disarmament Affairs (UNODA) offers a completely FREE disarmament training program to TEN YOUTH CHAMPIONS. During this disarmament training program, you will receive online training in non-proliferation and arms control, exchange ideas with experts in the field, and experience a two-week study tour in Vienna, Geneva, Hiroshima, and Nagasaki! You also have the opportunity to develop your own plans to engage communities on issues related to arms control during this disarmament training program! Individuals from all over the world with a diverse range of academic backgrounds – from economics to music – are encouraged to apply to this disarmament training program!! And to top it all off, UNODA offers mentoring and support to the champions throughout this disarmament training program! Still have questions?