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UNESCO has wide range of human resources partnerships with different entities ranging from governments to universities. Through various HR programmes, you will be able to work with UNESCO on different initiatives and projects and expand your horizons in an international multicultural working environment.

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Call for applications: 
Junior Professional Officer (JPO) Programme 2024 - (France) Ocean Decade

The JPO Program offers a unique opportunity to discover the United Nations system.

In 2024, the French Ministry for Europe and Foreign Affairs (MEAE, abbreviated in French) is funding a JPO position at the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) - UNESCO, as part of the Ocean Decade, open to candidates from countries belonging to the multilateral Francophonie.

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Click on the picture hereunder to read motivations, experience and advice of five UNESCO Senior Women Professionals!

  • Webinar: UNESCO Institute for Statistics Career Information Session

    Discover Your Leadership Potential: Join UNESCO for a Career Information Session

    Are you interested in pursuing a career with UNESCO? Do you want to explore exciting leadership opportunities in Montreal and Dakar? Join the UNESCO Institute for Statistics for this virtual information session on 9th March. During the session, UNESCO representatives will provide useful insights about working for UNESCO and answer any questions you may have about the organization and its roles.

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    Senior Regional Advisor (Statistics)

    Head of Section (Research and Innovation in Monitoring Education)

    Head of Section (Education in Administrative Data)

    Senior Communication Officer

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