Open courses

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The following courses are open for applications.

Digital Identity for Trade and Development for ASEAN member countries 2021

UNCTAD in cooperation with UNESCAP and UNCITRAL will conduct the TrainForTrade blended learning course on Digital Identity for Trade and Development from 31 May to 2 July 2021, with follow-up webinars organised on 8 July 2021.

The global objective of the course is to identify and draft policies on digital identity related to trade and development. It includes defining:

  • The limits of data protection and digital identity
  • The scope of digital identity governance
  • The risks and solutions related to digital identity
  • From 31/05/2021 to 09/07/2021.
    Working language: English.
Special Course - Building Port Resilience Against Pandemics (June-July 2021)

The objective of the course is to support the implementation of measures and to prepare for and alleviate contingencies related to a pandemic in a port, port terminals, and other seaport actors.

The course consists of four sections:

  1. Crisis protocol and communication strategy
  2. Staff management, well-being and resilience
  3. Technology preparedness
  4. Cargo flow continuity

Course agenda

  • 28 June-2 July: Week 1, Sections 1-2
  • 5-9 July: Week 2, Sections 3-4
  • 12-16 July: Week 3, Simulation exercises
  • 19-23 July: Week 4, Break
  • 26-30 July: Week 5, Webinars

Special note: The BPR course is open to all port communities and trade actors in the maritime and port sector.

Passcode: BPR2021

  • From 28/06/2021 to 30/07/2021.
    Working language: English.