NEWSGeneral Course about UN at Russian-Armenian University
06.04.2016
 
General Course about UN at Russian-Armenian University

 
RAU has launched a general course about the United Nations and the UN specialized agencies. The course is designed as a series of lectures held by the Head of UNDPI Armenia, and the representatives of the Armenian offices of UNDP, UNFPA, UNICEF, UNHCR, WFP and FAO. 
The students will get a chance to enrich their knowledge about the UN structure, mission and goals, the main activities initiated and coordinated by the UN Office in Armenia, as well as UN Agencies and their mandates. For the successful completion of the course and in order to be awarded a certificate the students will take a quiz to test the gained knowledge and skills. 
 
The course has the following components and schedule: 
 
- Introduction to UN on March 22 and March 24
- UNDP and UNFPA on April 18 
- UNICEF and UNHCR on April 20
- WFP and FAO on April 22
 
This is the first time UN office in Armenia organizes a similar chain of lectures at the university in Armenia. RAU will develop new scopes for strengthening the cooperation with the UN and its agencies.