• UN Secretariat-related learning platforms

  • UN organizations' learning platforms

  • Other learning platforms

  • Last updated: 21/02/2024

    Below users will find a list of tiles with different e-learning platforms. These tiles are sorted by UN organizations (UN Secretariat courses are separated in the right column) and, at the end of the page, other platforms by international organizations have been included too.

    These websites offer a wide variety of courses, most of them free of charge, and on all kinds of topics: from economic development to gender equality, human rights, nuclear safety, or migration, always in support of the SDGs and sustainability.

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  • FAO elearning Academy
    Learning opportunities for professionals working in food and nutrition security, social and economic development, and sustainable management of natural resources.
    offers learning, knowledge-sharing, and institutional capacity-building programmes for governments, workers’ and employers’ organizations, and development partners.
  • Open Learning Campus by the World Bank
    The World Bank Group's single destination to accelerate development solutions through learning, where anyone can access real-time, world-class development content.
  • UNCCD | Capacity Building Marketplace
    The creation, expansion, correct application and sharing of knowledge, skills and techniques is essential to the implementation of the UNCCD and its 2018–2030 Strategic Framework.
  • UNSSC | United Nations System Staff College
    The UNSSC is an open, dynamic and engaged community committed to innovative learning and training programmes focused on public policy.
    The dedicated training arm of the UN that develops capacities to enhance global decision-making and to support country-level action for shaping a better future.
  • UN SDGs Knowledge Platform
    UN SDG:Learn is a United Nations initiative that aims to bring relevant and curated learning solutions on sustainable development topics to individuals and organizations.
  • WFP Nutrition's Learning Platform
    Self-paced e-learning courses, interactive tests and exercises. WFP also shares nutrition case studies, links to online resources and interesting readings.
  • United Nations Partner Portal
    Designed to facilitate a harmonised, efficient and easy collaboration between the UN and its partners. Visit the Learning Platform to find available courses.
  • UN CC:e-Learn
    The UN CC:Learn knowledge-sharing platform provides a ‘one-stop-shop’ for accessing climate change learning resources and services offered by the UN system.
  • DESA Digital Learning Centre
    Offers self-paced courses and microlearning for anyone interested in acquiring the latest knowledge for implementing the 2030 Agenda.
  • UNICEF | Agora
    Agora is a free portal offering tailored learning solutions to UNICEF's staff, partners and supporters.
  • IDEP eLearning Platform
    IDEP works to assist African governments in their training efforts and capacity building in the areas of economic management and planning.
  • ECLAC Training
    Learn about and share experiences concerning development in various countries and strengthen your professional skills in specific areas related to the Commission’s work.
  • ESCWA E-learning portal
    An e-learning course on development issues of importance to the Arab region, including the 2030 Agenda, the SDGs, climate change, poverty, gender equality, urban development. etc.
  • Human Rights Council
    e-Learning tool on the Human Rights Council and its mechanisms
  • IAEA Education and Training
    These training activities include face-to-face training courses and workshops, as well as online learning, fellowship programmes and schools on various nuclear-related topics.
    Online courses on nuclear safety and security, radiation protection, sustainable energy development, the use of nuclear applications and more
  • IFAD e-learning courses
    A platform with onlines courses about rural and agricultural development issues.
  • ILO | eLearning tools on child labour
    The courses are designed to help to better understand what child labour is and the key role ILO stakeholders can play.
  • InforMEA learning
    The UN Info. Portal on Multilateral Environmental Agreements, a one-stop portal for information on MEAs searchable by terms across treaty texts, COP decisions, national plans, etc.
  • IMF Online Learning
    This learning aims at strengthening the knowledge and expertise in government agencies to develop and implement economic and financial policies fostering stability and growth.
  • IMO e-Learning portal
    IMO has developed a number of e-Learning courses with the purpose of increasing the capacity of Member States to effectively implement IMO instruments.
  • IOM e-Campus
    The E-Campus courses are prepared by experts in topics that converge with migration. Currently there are more than 25 courses in Spanish, English, French, Italian and Arabic.
  • ITU Academy
    This portal offers a wide range of training activities and knowledge resources in the field of information and communication technologies (ICTs) and digital development.
  • SDGAcademyX
    The SDG Academy creates and curates graduate-level courses on sustainable development for learners around the world.
  • UN WOMEN Training Centre
    The UN Women Training Centre eLearning Campus is a global and innovative online platform for training for gender equality.
  • UNCTAD e-Learning on Trade
    UNCTAD e-learning on Trade is a platform that hosts multiple courses designed and run by the teams within the Division of International Trade and Commodities of UNCTAD.
  • UNECE ‘Standards for the SDGs’ e-learning platform
    Designed to enhance global understanding of quality infrastructure and its importance for sustainable development.
  • LearnITC
    To promote safe, clean and competitive transport and simplify cross-border trade, UNECE has developed the UN inland transport and trade facilitation legal instruments.
  • City Resilience Training (CRT)
    A collaborative learning platform run by the UNECE Center of Excellence of the University of Geneva, offering courses on how to create more sustainable futures for cities
  • UNECE LearnQI Platform
    An open access e-learning resource, which offers a series of innovative courses on key areas of quality infrastructure.
  • UNEP | Massive Open Online Courses
    UNEP and its partners offer a wide range of courses on critical environmental issues.
  • UNEP e-Learning
    Courses, workshops and seminars offered by different divisions in the organization.
  • UNESCO Open Learning
    A platform aims to provide e-learning capacities for online course development and dissemination for topics that are aligned with UNESCO’s mandate.
  • UNESCO Institute for Lifelong Learning
    The UIL Learning Hub supports Member States in building and sustaining flexible and gender-responsive lifelong learning systems.
  • UN-Habitat | Online classroom
    The experience and the knowledge of renowned experts from the private and the public sector will be shared with those who are interested in sustainable urban mobility topics.
  • UNHCR Learn & Connect
    This learning platform offers access to a comprehensive set of learning activities. The platform provides the opportunity for learners to engage with communities of practice.
  • WTO e-Learning
    The WTO e-Learning programme is a dedicated online portal offering training courses on the WTO Agreements and matters related to international trade.
  • WIPO eLearning Center
    These courses caters to different target audiences: inventors, creators, business managers, IP professionals, policymakers, government officials of IP institutions, diplomats, etc.
  • UNIDO | Learning and Knowledge Development Facility
    The LKDF is a platform that promotes industrial skills development among young people in emerging economies.
  • UNODA | Disarmament Education Dashboard
    They promote education and training on disarmament. Register to get access to a full-length training course, test your knowledge, practice exams and get the certificate.
  • UNODC Global eLearning
    Courses about international security threats such as transnational organized crime, terrorism, illicit drugs, trafficking in persons and smuggling of migrants, etc.
  • UNOCT Connect & Learn
    To connect through inclusive collaboration and discussion in thematic communities of practice and to learn through an eLearning section with courses and modules.
  • UNSTATS e-Learning Platform
    Courses covering different aspects of population and housing census, energy statistics and the use of big data for official statistics are currently in development.
  • UNU EHS | Education and Capacity Building
    There are three main avenues for delivering capacity building: through academic activities, training programmes, and project-based activities to develop capacities of institutions.
  • UN Tourism Academy
    Courses focused on concepts, areas of interest, and principles related to the tourism sector, addressing challenges such as globalization, digital revolution, sustainability, etc.
  • OpenWHO
    An interactive, web-based, knowledge-transfer platform offering online courses to improve the response to health emergencies.
  • WHO Academy
    A new focus on learning for impact and building competencies to make the world a healthier place.
  • WMO Global Campus
    Learning events in meteorology, climatology, hydrology and other related sciences.
  • ADBI E-Learning
    Build your qualifications for Asia Pacific development jobs and promotion opportunities.