Partner Country - United Kingdom

Vacancies funded by the United Kingdom

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The UK has recently resumed its support to the United Nation’s Junior Professional Officers (JPO) scheme. The Department for International Development (DFID) is the UK Government department coordinating the UK’s applicant process.  Over the next three years, DFID will fund up to 22 placements across the UN.


Applications are welcome from suitably qualified individuals who:

  • are British Nationals
  • are under the age of 32 years
  • have completed a postgraduate degree in a development related field
  • have a minimum of 2  years paid work experience (preferably in a development related area)

Application and Contact

Information about current vacancies can be found on the UK Government website (Working for International Organisations)