Re-thinking Orientation Workshops–Experience by UN’s Peace and Development Advisors

July 8, 2015

The induction for the new Peace and Development Advisors (PDAs) currently deployed through the Joint UNDP-DPA Programme on Building National Capacities for Conflict Prevention took place 1-7 June, 2015 at UN Headquarters in New York. The training workshop presented the opportunity to pilot an innovative approach for induction training for newly deployed PDAs in Eritrea, Ethiopia, Georgia, Maldives, Papua New Guinea, Thailand, Togo, and Uganda, as well as the Conflict Prevention Advisor in Pakistan and JPO working closely with the PDA in Timor-Leste.