Are you ready to unlock your potential and embark on a journey of self-discovery and meaningful action? 

Welcome to the Changemaker Series by UNITAR, designed to empower you to turn your ideas to positive change for yourself and your community. In the first edition of the series, "Explore Your Changemaker Potential," we invite you to a transformative experience to discover and utilize your unique talents, passions, and values. Whether you aspire to make a difference in the world, pivot your career path, start a new initiative, or simply seek guidance on your personal journey, this tool is for you!

Through engaging exercises, thought-provoking questions, and actionable insights, you will be inspired to take meaningful steps towards your goals, whatever they may be. Join us on this exciting adventure of self-exploration and empowerment. Together, let's unleash the changemaker within you and create the change you envision for yourself and the world around you. 

About the Tool

This tool will guide you to: 

  • Define the concept of IKIGAI and its significance in personal and professional development. 
  • Assess personal strengths, skills, and areas of expertise that can contribute to personal growth and success. 
  • Analyze past experiences to identify personal passions, interests, and areas of curiosity. 
  • Identify the most pressing issues and needs in your surrounding/environment 
  • Analyze the scope and feasibility of what you can do using the resources available to you. 
  • Reflect on core values, beliefs, and principles that guide decision-making and behavior. 
  • Identify potential projects, initiatives, or ventures that align with your personal IKIGAI. 

This tool is for you if you are: 

  • Curious about how you can make a positive personal mark on the world. 
  • At a crossroad in life and want to navigate new options and uncover your changemaking potential. 
  • An early career professional seeking paths that align with your interests and the needs of your community or industry. 
  • A mid-career professional looking to inject innovation into your field. 
  • Leading -or aspiring to lead- a social enterprise with a vision for positive change. 
  • A leader in your community or institution and willing to host transformative initiatives that align with your passion and community needs. 
  • At a stage in your life where you recognize the need for change and are driven by the desire to make a difference. 



  • Explore the tool at your own pace.  
  • Pause and resume anytime, allowing yourself to take breaks for reflection and application.  
  • Most learners complete the journey in one to three hours. 


Materials you may use to enhance your experience:  

  • Pen / Marker: to write down some important points from your learning.  
  • Notebook/voice recorder: to reflect on questions and take notes of your thoughts or record them. This will help you track your progress and record your ideas as they evolve.  
  • Speaker/headphones: to listen attentively to the audio and video content in the series. 


Upon completion of “Explore your Changemaker Potential”, you will receive an EdApp certificate that showcases your potential to start making the change in your environment.   

Testimonies from past learners

The resource is so great in a way that it has helped me to understand myself better. What I'm doing today is great, I just have to keep on pushing, believing in my efforts and embracing my capabilities, knowing what matters to me and how to utilize the opportunities I come across to the fullest.


I liked that it helped me have another point of focus and to think through my emotions and how they can help me be better

How to Access the Tool

The tool is available on EdApp platform. You can access it via phone or computer; we recommend using EdApp mobile App for the best user experience.  The material can be downloaded for offline access and is available in different languages: Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Russian, Spanish, and Portuguese!  

Note that the platform will automatically detect the language of your device and use it as the instruction language for the tool. Therefore, we recommend you make sure that your device is set to the language of instruction of your preference before accessing the tool. 

To access the tool from your phone, follow these steps

1. Click here or scan the QR code to access UNITAR’s library on EdApp, and to download the App if you have not done so already. 

2. Click on “Get The App” 

3. Install the app to your device then click “Open” 

4. Fill out your data and click on “Create an EdApp Account”. If you face any challenges in reaching the UNITAR library registration page, please scan the QR code or click on the link again

5. Choose “Explore Your Changemaker Potential” 

6. Start learning and exploring your changemaker potential! 

To access the tool from your web browser, follow these steps

1. Click here to access UNITAR’s library on EdApp 

2. Create an account (register) or log in to your existing account


3. Choose “Explore your changemaker potential” 

4. Start learning and exploring your changemaker potential! 


If you are facing any challenges or would like to share your feedback with us, we would love to hear from you via email at ptp@unitar.org  

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