The application process for the 2023 United Nations Regional Course in International Law for Africa is now open.
The Regional Courses provide high-quality training by leading scholars and practitioners on a broad range of core subjects of international law, as well as specific subjects of particular interest to the countries in a given region. In addition, the interactive nature of the training allows the participants to share experiences and exchange ideas, which promotes greater understanding and cooperation on legal matters in the region.
Application Deadline: 7th November 2022
Offered annually? Yes
Eligible Countries: African countries
To be taken at (country): Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
Type: Short course, Fellowship
Number of Awardees: The course will accommodate up to 30 participants.
Value of Programme: The fellowships cover the fellowship recipient’s travel in economy class, accommodation, meals, medical insurance, participation in the Regional Course and training materials. Following the policies and procedures governing the administration of United Nations fellowships, participants will also receive a stipend to cover other living expenses.
Qualified candidates may also apply for self-funded positions. Self-funded participants bear all costs associated with their participation (travel, accommodation and living expenses). Training materials and lunches during the weekdays are provided to all participants.
Eligibility: To qualify for the Regional Course, candidates
- must have a legal background with professional experience in international law.
- are required to submit a medical certificate of good health and to certify that they can attend the entire course.
- Fluency in spoken and written English is also required.
How to Apply: Download and fill the Application Form to apply.