About HRD

About Human Resources Development Section / TrainForTrade

The Section focuses on developing skills, knowledge and capacities through innovative development approaches based on a recognised pedagogical method and state-of-the-art technological solutions. 

The core functions of the: Section are to:

  1. Advise on the utilisation of information and communications technology (ICT) to promote knowledge sharing, networking and competence building;
  2. Apply Learning and Content Management Systems (LMS/CMS);
  3. Host a distance learning platform (learn.unctad.org);
  4. Provide inter-divisional support for capacity development;
  5. Operate the Port Training Programme in 4 linguistics networks in Africa, Asia and Latin America;
  6. Develop and implement the TrainForTrade technical assistance programme with core components on international trade related issues.

Activity report:

dtl2014d1_en_143x200Division on Technology and Logistics activity report 2013
(Section on Human Resource Development/TrainForTrade, from page 17)





dtl.2012Division on Technology and Logistics Activity report 2012 (section on Human Resource Development/TrainForTrade, from page 19)