Vacancies and Job Search Resources
Careers with the UN
United Nations Careers Portal: Official UN Website with vacancies for different agencies, career advice and tips on working in the UN.
UNDP Intranet Career Management Page: Useful advice on career transitions, good management practices and internship and learning opportunities with the UNDP.
Career Vacancies By UN Agency
- International Labour Organization (ILO)
- United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)
- United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)
- United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)
- United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA)
- United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)
- United Nations Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS)
- United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA)
- United Nations Entity for Gender Equality & the Empowerment of Women (UN WOMEN)
- United Nations Volunteers (UNV) employment
- UNV (volunteer opportunities)
- World Food Programme (WFP)
- World Health Organization (WHO)
Unofficial Job Search Databases for UN Opportunities
- UNjobfinder: Has extensive search options, also list jobs for other international organizations.
- UN Job List: Unofficial UN jobs compilation, with extensive search options.
- UN Jobs (Swiss Association): Unofficial UN jobs compilation.
Links for International Development Professionals
- DevNetJobs: International Development Jobs & Consulting Opportunities
- Economist Classifieds
- Eldis: Up to date best practices in development policy, practice and career opportunities
- EthicalJobs: Ethical employment around the world
- GenevaJobs: Employment and consulting opportunities with the development sector in Geneva and throughout Europe
- Reliefweb: Humanitarian jobs and up to date information on global crises and disasters
- Idealist: volunteering, internship, employment and networking for social justice and international development
- Climate Change Policy & Practice: Database on intergovernmental and UN action to address climate change
- The Market Place for International Development: Supports organisations and individuals to network and share opportunities in in the development sector
- Green Career Guide: A Guide prepared by BestColleges.com for young professionals and graduates interested in building a career in the green sector or sustainable development industry. N.B: Content mainly targets careers in the U.S.