United Nations Peacemaker

2019 UNOPS Standby Team of Senior Mediation Advisers | Diplomacy Opportunities

The Department of Political Affairs, in partnership with the United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS), is seeking candidates for the 2019 Standby Team of Senior Mediation Advisers Candidates are sought in the following areas of specialization: Design and conduct of mediation, facilitation and dialogue processes; Security arrangements (including ceasefires, DDR & SSR); Gender and inclusion;…

United Nations Young Professionals Programme UN YPP

2018 United Nations Young Professionals Programme | 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. The YPP examination is held once a year…

United Nations Peacebuilding Fund Gender and Youth Promotion Initiative

United Nations Peace Building Fund Gender and Youth Promotion Initiative Call For Projects 2018 | Diplomacy Opportunities

The United Nations Secretary-General’s Peacebuilding Fund’s(PBF) Gender and Youth Promotion Initiative #GYPI is an expression of the Fund’s commitment to inclusive peacebuilding. It supports the empowerment of women and the advancement of gender equality and recognizes the role of young people as central to the relevance and effectiveness of PBF’s overall peacebuilding portfolio. Through the initiative…

Job: UNESCO Culture Consultant in Brussels | Diplomacy Opportunities

The UNESCO Liaison Office in Brussels is looking for a consultant for a period of six months to ensure follow-up of ongoing cooperation with the EU institutions, notably with the Committee of Culture and Education of the European Parliament, the Directorate General for Education and Culture (DG EAC), the Directorate General for International Cooperation and…

UN Human Rights Fellowship Programme for People of African Descent 2018

UN Human Rights Fellowship Programme for People of African Descent 2018 (Fully Funded) | Diplomacy Opportunities

The Fellowship Programme for People of African Descent provides the participants with an intensive learning opportunity to deepen their understanding of the United Nations human rights system, instruments and mechanisms, with a focus on issues of particular relevance to people of African descent. The Fellowship Programme will allow the participants to better contribute to the…

Train With IIEP-UNESCO

Apply To Train With IIEP-UNESCO | Diplomacy Opportunities

Applications are currently being accepted for the one-year Advanced Training Programme (ATP) and the six-month Education Sector Planning (ESP) course. The ATP programme includes the ESP as well as other specialized courses and a final professional project. Participants also have the option to pursue a modularized approach where course segments are taken individually in a more personalized, flexible way.…

UNFPA - UN Volunteers Call For Youth Evaluators

UNFPA – UN Volunteers Call For Youth Evaluators | Diplomacy Opportunities

The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), the United Nations Volunteers (UNV) and EvalYouth, in partnership with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), UNWomen, the World Food Programme (WFP), the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and the Department of Peacekeeping Operations (DPKO), are committed to engaging with youth and young…

United Nations Counter-Terrorism Committee Executive Directorate (CTED)

Internship At United Nations Counter-Terrorism Committee Executive Directorate in New York | Diplomacy Opportunities

The Counter-Terrorism Committee Executive Directorate (CTED) internships are for three (3) months with the opportunity for extension of up to six (6) months, pending on the needs of the Executive Directorate. The Intern will be reporting to CTED’s Public Information Officer. Under the direct supervision and guidance of CTED’s Public Information Officer, the Intern will…

2018 Nigerian Heart Foundation - United Nations Association of Nigeria World No-Tobacco Day Essay Competition

2018 Nigerian Heart Foundation – United Nations Association of Nigeria World No-Tobacco Day Essay Competition | Diplomacy Opportunities

The World Health Organization (WHO) reported that tobacco kills more than seven million people each year, six million of them from direct use and the others due to exposure to smoking. In the Nigerian context, the Federal Ministry of Health noted that about 4.5 million Nigerians consume, on an annual basis, 20 billion sticks of…

UN General Assembly's High-level Meeting "Financing for SDGs

Apply To Speak or Attend President of the UN General Assembly’s High-level Meeting “Financing for SDGs (Funded) | Diplomacy Opportunities

On 11 June 2018, the President of the UN General Assembly will convene a one-day high-level meeting to address the challenges and bottlenecks that block the private investment towards SDG sectors and elaborate the role of the UN in strengthening public-private partnerships. It will also provide an opportunity for relevant actors to showcase and share…