The Capacity Development Office (CDO) supports UNDESA’s Divisions in the formulation and implementation of the overall Department’s capacity development strategy and promotes coherence and integrated delivery of its capacity development work.
Its functions include policy and programme development, support and coordination, partnerships and resource mobilization, human resources and financial management services, Management of the Development Account and Regular Programme of Technical Cooperation as well as fellowships and training. CDO is also managing the Junior Professionals Officer (JPO) Programme for the UN Secretariat and provides administrative and management support to the United Nations Assistance to the Khmer Rouge Trials (UNAKRT).
Capacity Development Office
One UN Plaza.
DC-1 25th Floor
New York, NY 10017