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Programme content

This pre-boarding programme is composed of courses included in UNICEF's Global Induction & Orientation Programme. It is an opportunity for you to start learning before the beginning of your assignment with UNICEF. And of course - everything you do will be tracked as part of your induction programme!  

The pre-boarding programme includes:

  • An introduction to UNICEF and its mandate (3 short courses) 
  • Rights and obligations of personnel (6 courses)
  • An introduction to UNICEF's programming principles and processes (2 courses)
  • Short modules presenting some of UNICEF's work areas and strategies (10 courses) 

Learning objectives

The goal of this programme is to get you, a a new member of  UNICEF's workforce, to familiarize yourself with UNICEF, its work, tools and processes.  


This programme is designed for new hires (staff and consultants) interested in learning about UNICEF before the start of their contract. It is also open to any applicants and anyone interested to learn more about UNICEF and its work. 


The course comprises a selection of short e-learning modules and other resources (primarily documents and/or videos). 

Contact details

For questions regarding the Pre-boarding programme, please contact