Facts and Figures

As of October 2017, the JPOSC provides services to:

  • 201 JPOs and 22 SARCs
  • from 22 nationalities
  • 32% male and 68% female (JPOs) and 41% male and 59% female (SARCs)
  • 16 partner countries found JPO positions and 5 of those partner countries also found SARC positions
  • assigned to 52 countries around the world  
  • working for 12 UN Organizations

Where are the JPOs and SARCs?

By Organization

Active Donor countries

Active partner country

JPO Duty Stations

JPO duty station

JPO Duty Stations

SARC duty station

 

By Organization

UN Women

26

13%

UNAIDS

13

6%

UNDP

63

31%

UNDP/UNCDF

5

2%

UNDP/UNDOCO

2

1%

UNDP/UNV

5

2%

UNFPA

30

15%

UNIDO

1

0%

UNOPS

5

2%

UNRWA

16

%

WHO

33

16%

UNRWA

2

1%

TOTAL

201

100%

By Partner Country

Belgium

7

3%

Denmark

13

6%

Finland

13

6%

France

4

2%

Germany

32

16%

Italy

12

6%

Japan

34

17%

Kuwait

3

2%

Luxembourg

9

4%

Norway

10

5%

Republic of Korea

1

0%

Switzerland

15

7%

The Netherlands

15

7%

United Kigdom

12

6%

Total

201  100%

 

By Region

 

Africa

JPOs

40

SARCs

8

%

23%

Arab States

28

3

13%

Asia-Pacific

34

8

21%

Europe and Central Asia

6

3

5%

Headquarters

88

0

33%

Latin America and the Caribbean

5

4

4%

Total

201

26

100%

 

By activity

Business and administrative management
14%
Capacity Development
4%
Crisis prevention, humanitarian relief, recovery
11%
Energy and Environment
11%
Gender
1%
Governance and human rights
18%
Local Governance and Microfinance
7%
Poverty and economic issues
10%
Private sector development
3%
Strategic partnerships and resource mobilisation
4%
Sustainable human development & MDGs
5%
UN System coordination
11%
Total
100%