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Research Guides United Nations Office at Geneva Library & Archives

Knowledge and Learning Commons: Selected Resources

2021.03.18 - Geneva Trialogue - Open Innovation and Digital Skills for the SDGs

2021.03.11 - Fast is not a Direction - Harnessing Different Forms of Innovation

 
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2021.02.18 - Information Literacy: A key to combat the infodemic in the time of COVID-19

 
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2021.01.26 - HiSTORIES series: Bertha von Suttner, A Woman Ahead of Her Time

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Go further - Engage with the history of the League of Nations!

2021.04.15 - Emotional Intelligence in the workplace

 
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First Person Plural: Emotional Intelligence & Beyond, brought to you by Key Step Media, is a podcast about us, the systems we’re a part of, and how we create an emotionally intelligent future. Co-hosted by New York Times best-selling author, Daniel Goleman & his son, Hanuman Goleman, this show will go beyond the theory of emotional intelligence, presenting an array of stories that illuminate how emotional intelligence is being put into action.
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2021.04.28 - The Digital Tower of Babel - Making yourself heard in remote multilingual meetings

2021.04.29 - La tour de Babel numérique - Faites-vous entendre dans les réunions multilingues à distance

2021.05.06 - Advancing Accessibility in our Digital Work

2021.06.01 - Perspectives from HUG: The impact of COVID-19 on mental health

2021.06.17 - Students Reinventing Cities Challenge: UNOG - UNIGE Conversations with Academia

 
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Learn more about sustainable cities, smart and new cities by reading the articles from our catalogue:

 

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2021.07.08. - The History of the Palais des Nations

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2021.09.23 Managing Your Career in the Next Context

 

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21.10.08 - World Mental Health Day

2021.10.21 - Shape the conferences of tomorrow! Conferencing Today and Tomorrow - 2

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2021.10.28 - Looking Forward: The Future of Work After the Pandemic

2021.11.04 - New Ways to be more Accessible and Productive with Office 365 and Teams

Resources from a previous event at the Knowledge and Learning Commons:
Other resources:
Resources from the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C)


The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) is an international community that develops open standards to ensure the long-term growth of the Web. 
The W3C Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI) develops standards and support materials to help you understand and implement accessibility.

 

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2021.11.18 - Gender Equality - What Works? A Conversation with Professor Iris Bohnet

 

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2021.11.24 - COP26: Setting the tone for the conferences of tomorrow! Conferencing today and tomorrow – 2.

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2021.12.02 - Actualisation des connaissances et la prise en charge globale du “Covid long”

 

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2021.12.09. - The Digital Turn: Fostering Research on Multilateralism

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2021.12.7&8 - An Introduction to UN Geneva Conferencing and Services for Diplomats

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2021.12.14 - The Accessibility Gathering

Resources from a previous event at the Knowledge and Learning Commons:
Other resources:
Resources from the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C)


The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) is an international community that develops open standards to ensure the long-term growth of the Web. 
The W3C Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI) develops standards and support materials to help you understand and implement accessibility.

 

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2022.01.26. - To Do, Doing, Done: Making the Most of Kanban Boards

2022.02.17 - Working (from home) in a new era - mindfulness, the mind of we & us and organizational culture"

 

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2022.03.17 - How do we make our work Accessible? A Practical Training Session with Microsoft

Resources from previous events at the Knowledge and Learning Commons:
Other resources:
Resources from the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C)


The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) is an international community that develops open standards to ensure the long-term growth of the Web. 
The W3C Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI) develops standards and support materials to help you understand and implement accessibility.

 

We can help!

2022.04.07 - Agile in Action: Practical Ways to Create Agile Teams & Organizations

2022.4&5.05 - An Introduction to UN Geneva Conferencing and Services for Diplomats

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2022.04.26 - 3,2,1 Actions; Communicate with creative videos in digital world

 

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22.06.16 UNIDIR Discovery Day LER

22.05.17 - Mindful Leadership: Leading at all levels with intention

 

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2022.06.20-21 - The good, the bad and the ugly: the quality of sound in remote multilingual meetings / L’Odyssée du son : Comment une mauvaise qualité de son empêche votre message de passer dans les réunions multilingues à distance

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Resources 20 & 21 June

 

Resources from 1st Session in April 2021:

2022.10.13 - HiStories series - From the League of Nations to UNESCO - 100 years of intellectual cooperation

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2022.09.29 - The future of translation: A bridge between tradition and innovation

2022.10.18&19 - An Introduction to UN Geneva Conferencing and Services for Diplomats


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Selected resources from Juice