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Employment and internships

 

Employment and internships with the United Nations

 


 

Employment opportunities

In order to function effectively as a global organization, the United Nations Secretariat has a continuing need for staff. It is impossible to list in detail the different type of positions for which the Organization recruits.

Explore a career with the UN: http://www.un.org/en/sections/resources/job-seekers/index.html

General information on employment opportunities and current vacancies at the UN Secretariat: http://careers.un.org

The specialized agencies, funds and programmes (i.e. UNESCO, UNICEF, WHO, etc.) conduct their own recruitment programmes. Candidates should consult the appropriate agency’s website for information concerning employment opportunities. The following webpage contains links to recruitment and human resources offices of over 40 of these organizations: https://jobs.unicsc.org/

Aside from the ‘Blue Helmets’, which are military forces provided directly by the Members States, the UN rely on civilian staff for its peacekeeping missions. Information on recruitment for peacekeeping operations is available at http://www.un.org/en/peacekeeping/about/work.shtml

Salaries, allowances, benefits and job classification at the United Nations: https://hr.un.org/


 

Language competitive examinations

The United Nations is looking for qualified candidates to fill its language positions across the Organization:

https://careers.un.org/lbw/home.aspx?viewtype=LE

 


 

Young professionals programme (YPP) 

The United Nations is seeking highly qualified nationals of certain countries for employment in order to achieve greater geographical balance of its professional staff. The Young professionals programme (YPP) is a recruitment initiative that brings new talent to the United Nations through an annual entrance examination: https://careers.un.org/lbw/home.aspx?viewtype=NCE&lang=en-US

YPP 2015 Job Families:
Administration, Finance, Statistics, Public Information, Social Affairs, Legal Affairs

Participating Countries in 2015:
Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Bahrain, Barbados, Belarus, Belize, Bhutan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Brunei Darussalam, Burkina Faso, Cambodia, Central African Republic, Chad, Cote d'Ivoire, Czech Republic, Dominica, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Guinea (Republic of ), Guinea-Bissau, Indonesia, Iraq, Japan, Kiribati, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Lao People's Democratic Republic, Latvia, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Mauritania, Monaco, Montenegro, Mozambique, Namibia, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Pakistan, Palau, Paraguay, Peru, Poland, Samoa, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Slovakia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, Swaziland, Syrian Arab Republic, Thailand, Togo, Turkey, Tuvalu, United Arab Emirates, United Republic of Tanzania, United States of America, Vanuatu, Viet Nam, Zambia.

 


 

Associate Expert Programme 

The Programme offers young professionals who are graduates from universities or institutions of higher education an opportunity to acquire professional experience in the technical cooperation of the United Nations Secretariat. An Associate Expert is recruited under bilateral agreements between the United Nations and donor countries.

https://careers.un.org/lbw/home.aspx?viewtype=AEP

http://esa.un.org/techcoop/associateexperts/index.html

 


 

United Nations Volunteers programme (UNV) 

The United Nations Volunteers program is the UN organization that contributes to peace and development through volunteerism worldwide: http://www.unv.org/how-to-volunteer.html

 


 

Internship programmes 

Internship programmes at all major locations of the United Nations:

http://careers.un.org/lbw/home.aspx?viewtype=IP&lang=en-US.

Internship throughout the UN system:

If you are interested in internships with other United Nations funds and programmes, please apply with them directly at http://undesadspd.org/Youth/UNOpportunities/Internships.aspx

Internship at the United Nations Regional Information Centre (UNRIC), Brussels

http://www.unric.org/en/employment-and-internships.

UNRIC is looking for qualified interns for a period of three to six months.

Applications should be sent to: UNRIC Brussels, attention: internship, Rue de la Loi / Wetstraat 155, 1040 Brussels, Belgium or via e-mail to: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

 


 

UN System Vacancies in Brussels 

Vacancy announcement and internships for the various UN offices in Brussels are posted at 

http://www.unric.org/en/un-system-vacancies-in-brussels

 


 

Social Networking 

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