UNAC now accepting applications to UNPPP

unacto11.jpgThe United Nations Association in Canada (UNA-Canada) is now accepting
applications to our prestigious United Nations Professional Placement Programme (UNPPP), now in its second decade.   Are you a graduate or post-grad ready to apply your skills and expertise to the pressing issues at the core of the United Nations’ mandate – peace building, sustainable development, poverty reduction, human rights? Successful Junior Professional Consultants (JPCs) take on real jobs; experiencing international life; making meaningful, disciplined contributions. These competitive, six month self-funded placements provide successful applicants with a unique career launch.  The deadline to apply is Oct 3, 2014.

UNA-Canada invests with you in your future. Benefits for selected candidates
include on-going professional development support; briefing and debriefing;
job postings; TORs; referrals and guidance – all to bridge successfully to paid,
professional work. Step up to your aspirations. Contribute in a challenging and deeply rewarding environment making a real difference to lives. UNPPP: a front row seat to global issues – and solutions.

UNA-Canada has exceptional opportunities including placements in Asia, Sub-Saharan Africa and Latin America.

Partners include UNHCR, UNDP, IOM, UN WOMEN, UNFPA, UNRCO, UNICEF, and the UNODC.

Are you an aspiring global citizen? Apply Now!

Visit www.unac.org/unac-projects/international-internships/

e-mail: interns@unac.org
tel: +613-232-5751 ext.234 @UNACPPP
blog: http://unacppp.blogspot.ca/

UNPPP_Call for Applications

 

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One thought on “UNAC now accepting applications to UNPPP

  1. Anne August 25, 2014 / 08:53

    I’ve participated in this program. I found it expensive to participate in (fee, flight, housing food, in-country travel, etc.) and it did not lead to employment with the UN although I did enjoy my time there.

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