Application invited for national UN Volunteer

About the organization
The United Nations Volunteers (UNV) programme contributes to peace and development through volunteerism worldwide. We work with partners to integrate qualified, highly motivated and well supported UN Volunteers into development programming and promote the value and global recognition of volunteerism. UNV is administered by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and reports to the UNDP/UNFPA/UNOPS Executive Board.

What is the UN Volunteer Program 
The United Nations Volunteers programme is a United Nations organization that contributes to peace and development through volunteerism worldwide. Volunteerism is a powerful means of engaging people in tackling development challenges, and it can transform the pace and nature of development. 

Eligibility.
  • A minimum of two years of relevant work experience;
  • Good working knowledge in at least one of the 3 UNV working languages: English, French and Spanish;
  • Good working knowledge of one or more of the local languages;
  • Strong commitment to the values and principles of volunteerism;
  • Respect for diversity and willingness to work in a multicultural environment;
  • Ability to adjust to changing and, at times, difficult living and working conditions.
  • There is no typical profile for a national UN Volunteer. Each national UN Volunteer assignment is unique, and each has its own specific requirements.
  • National UN Volunteers are entrusted with a wide variety of roles and their duty stations range from capital cities to small villages.
  • The minimum age for a national UN Volunteer is 22 and there is no upper age limit. A minimal level of higher education and professional competency is necessary.
  • becoming a national UN Volunteer is also possible for non-nationals residing legally in the host country with the status of refugees or stateless persons (if allowed under national laws).
How to apply 
For more information visit the link 


Comments

You are welcome to share your ideas with us in the comment section

Archive

Contact Form

Send