Online Course on Cosmopolitan Communication: Connecting across Diplomats, Business Leaders and Civil Society Actors

from UN Institute for Training and Research
Registration deadline: 01 Nov 2019 Training date: 04 Nov 2019 to 01 Dec 2019 More Information


The general objective of this e-learning course is to reinforce the knowledge on the processes of communication, to enhance cultural awareness and understand the differences in communication among various cultures. Additionally, it will explore tools and techniques to effectively manage constructive conversations in an intercultural environment.

Learning Objectives

At the end of the course, participants should be able to:

  • Describe and identify the different types of cosmopolitan communication
  • Apply tools and techniques for effective cosmopolitan communication
  • Identify, explain and react to cultural communication patterns and features
  • Identify and overcome communications barriers and thus be able to act confidently in an intercultural setting
Fee information:
The course participation fee is 600 USD. We highly recommend credit card payments. You will receive an invoice by email after registration. Participants from Least Developed Countries (LDCs) are eligible to apply for a fellowship. More information is available in the event link provided in this page. Registration will be closed as soon as the course is full and your place will be secured once your payment is confirmed.
How to register:

To apply for this course, first create a user account here, and then register for the course following this link.