The Disarmament Orientation Course provides knowledge and deeper understanding of key concepts of disarmament and arms control as well as the 21st century global security landscape.

The annual Disarmament Orientation Course for Geneva-based disarmament diplomats is designed and jointly presented by UNIDIR and the Geneva Branch of the Office for Disarmament Affairs. The 2022 edition took place from 7 to 17 June 2022.

The 2022 course consisted of six thematic modules, with each module comprising a reading list, an introductory video and a 120-minute interactive online videoconference session.

The 2022 programme for the online Disarmament Orientation Course 2022 is below, and it was accompanied by the following related resources: