The Republic of Kazakhstan has joined the UN JPO Programme in December 2017!
The Italian JPO Programme is open to developing country candidates for 2018! - Closing date was 15 December 2017
Watch the Video trailer of the JPO induction training at United Nations System Staff College
Arrow
Arrow
Slider

 

Latest News

Read all news

 

Participating Entities

charts

The UN JPO Programme at the Department of Economic and Social Affairs (DESA)/ Capacity Development Office recruits and administers JPOs for the UN Secretariat (all UN departments and offices) and its entities.

Read More

How To Apply

untitled

The JPO programme is open to applicants from participating countries. Candidates from developing countries may apply for positions in the framework of the Dutch and Italian JPO Programme.

Read More

Facts and Figures

charts

As of December 2017, the UN JPO Programme @DESA is managing and supporting the assignments of:

  • 205 JPOs
  • from 20 donor countries and from 27 different nationalities
  • 36% male and 64% female
  • assigned to 29 duty stations around the world
  • working for more than 30 different UN Departments/Offices including Regional Commissions and Peacekeeping Missions