2018 United Nations Public Service Awards

2018 United Nations Public Service Awards | Diplomacy Opportunities

The UN Public Service Day intends to celebrate the value and virtue of public service to the community; highlight the contribution of public service in the development process; recognize the work of public servants, and encourage young people to pursue careers in the public sector. Since the first Awards Ceremony in 2003, the United Nations has received…

United Nations Institute for Disarmament Research

Apply: UN Institute for Disarmament Research Programme Assistant | Diplomacy Opportunities

The United Nations Institute for Disarmament Research (UNIDIR)—an autonomous institute within the United Nations—conducts research on disarmament and security. The Institute explores current issues pertaining to a variety of existing and future armaments, as well as global diplomacy and local tensions and conflicts. Working with researchers, diplomats, government officials, NGOs and other institutions since 1980,…

ODI Fellowship Scheme

ODI Fellowship Scheme | Diplomacy Opportunities

ODI’s prestigious Fellowship Scheme gives postgraduate economists and statisticians the chance to work in developing country public sectors as local civil servants on two-year contracts. The Scheme has two objectives: to provide developing country governments with high-calibre junior economists and statisticians where there are gaps in local capacity; and to give postgraduate economists and statisticians…

DA Young Leaders Programme

DA’s Young Leaders Programme | Diplomacy Opportunities

The DA’s Young Leaders Programme (YLP) is a political leadership learning and development programme for South Africans between the ages of 18 and 35 who align themselves with the DA’s values of Freedom, Fairness and Opportunity. Participants of the programme are highly motivated individuals, interested in pursuing a career in politics and public service, with…

Islamic Development Bank IDB

IDB Prize for Women’s Contribution to Development 13th Edition | Diplomacy Opportunities

The Islamic Development Bank established the IDB Prize for Women’s Contribution to Development in 2006 to draw international attention to the vital role women play in developing their communities and the world. Objectives The Prize aims to RECOGNIZE, ENCOURAGE, INSPIRE and REWARD women’s participation in the socio-economic development process. Theme and Topics  In order to highlight various issues shaping…

World Forum For Democracy 2017

World Forum For Democracy 2017 | Diplomacy Opportunities

The sixth edition of the Council of Europe’s World Forum for Democracy will engage with decision-makers, young people and opinion-formers to review novel initiatives and approaches which can enhance democratic practices and help parties and media, but also other political actors, to re-connect to citizens, make informed choices and function optimally in the 21st century…

UN YPP Exams Applications

United Nations Young Professionals Programme (Applications Now Open) | Diplomacy Opportunities

The Young Professionals Programme (YPP) is a recruitment initiative for talented, highly qualified professionals to start a career as an international civil servant with the United Nations Secretariat. It consists of an entrance examination and professional development programmes once successful candidates start their career with the UN. Who can apply? The YPP examination is held…

UNDP Youth Leadership Programme

UNDP Youth Leadership Programme | Diplomacy Opportunities

Mosharaka, UNDP’s regional programme on gender equality and women’s empowerment launched the Youth Leadership Programme ﴾YLP﴿ in 2015, based on the vision that young people are a key resource for solving the problems of development in the region. Building on the lessons learned and momentum generated during YLP1 (2015) and YLP2 (2016), YLP 3 is…

International Youth Federation

Apply For International Youth Federation Country Directors | Diplomacy Opportunities

The International Youth Federation is an international non-profit youth organizations network governed by the present Statutes and the Swiss Civil Code. It is neutral politically, and non-denominational, aim to empowering youth worldwide. Under direct supervision of the Regional Director, The Regional Country Director leads the cultivation of sophisticated understanding of the national environments as they…

Youth Assembly at the United Nations

UN Youth Assembly Communications & Media Intern | Diplomacy Opportunities

The Youth Assembly at the United Nations is currently accepting applications for 2017 Spring/Summer Internships. We are looking for undergraduate, postgraduate, or professional candidates to assist the core staff on the planning and preparations for the 2017 Summer Youth Assembly at the United Nations. The preferred candidate must be available to work in our office…