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02 July 2019 - 05 July 2019

Communication for development

02 July 2019 - 05 July 2019

Communication for development

Communication for development

Course Information

02 July 2019 - 05 July 2019

English

Turin Centre

Code: A9012075

English

Enrolment deadline: 14 June 2019

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Description

Description

This course takes a practical approach to communication for development to effect real change. It brings together professionals, academics and creatives and gives them a collaborative space to leverage their collective intelligence. The goal is that they learn from our instructors as well as from one another. Are you ready to collaborate with bright communication professionals?

Target audience

Target audience

This course is for development professionals, policy-makers, academics and creatives.

What topics does the course cover?

What topics does the course cover?

In this course, participants work on practical solutions to today’s big challenges

• Visual storytelling

• Advocacy communication

• Technology-enhanced development

What will I learn?

What will I learn?

Participants discover the impact of high-quality visuals on communication products

• Creative-yet-strategic multi-platform campaigns

• Social media and the storytelling approach

• New digital tools behind today’s best communication efforts

What will I be able to do?

What will I be able to do?

Participants that take this course are prepared to craft different types of stories in new ways

 • Tell meaningful and engaging stories that stand out, both online and offline

 • Build empathy, trust, and understanding when working on a new project

 • Develop communication approaches that consider cultural differences and multiple audiences’ needs

Why should I join?

Why should I join?

This course is for those who are already working in communication but want to learn new skills, those who are
interested but haven’t yet started, and those who need specific guidance

• Effective communication is the antidote to information overload

• The trainers are international experts in communication, training, and development

• Participants flex their creativity through collaborative projects, hands-on exercises, and communication labs.

Who takes this course?

Who takes this course?

Participants from different countries, backgrounds, and careers learn and work together on a United Nations campus

• Communication officers

• Development professionals

• Policy-makers

• Academics

• Creatives

Provisional Agenda

Provisional Agenda

How to apply

How to apply

Applications should be completed before 14 June 2019 and supported by a nomination letter indicating financial support (or letter from the applicant stating that participation cost is covered by himself/herself), to be uploaded when filling in the online application form.

Please check with the Italian Consulate in your country regarding visa procedures and time required.

Please check carefully the page "how to apply"  for detailed information on application formalities, payment and cancellation policy.

Your stay on our Campus

Your stay on our Campus

Located in Turin (Italy), in an attractive park on the banks of the River Po, the Centre’s campus provides a congenial environment in which to live and study.

Click here to know more about the International Training Centre of the ILO and its mission.

You can also have a look at the facilities of the Centre by clicking here.

Costs and Payment

Costs and Payment

Tuition fees include course preparation, implementation and evaluation; training materials; the use of training facilities and support services, including online resources. They also cover emergency medical insurance.

Subsistence costs cover full board and lodging on the Centre’s campus.

Travel costs are not included.

Contact us

c4d@itcilo.org

Tuition cost: 1465

Subsistence cost: 530

Total cost: 1995

 

International Training Centre of the ILO

Viale Maestri del Lavoro, 10
10127 Turin - Italy

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