• UN Employment

    Sage Advice on Job-Seeking at the UN

    by  • November 12, 2014 • UN Careers, UN Employment • 

    Stephane Dujarric

    Two United Nations officials with long careers at the world body and based in New York recently offered tips on how to get a job at the UN. Speaking at a  careers forum held at the Ralph Bunche Institute for International Studies at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York in...

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    For a Job at the UN, Start by Making Contacts

    by  • December 10, 2011 • UN Employment • 9 Comments

    The International Year of Youth took place in 2011 in August. Here, a gathering at New York headquarters.

    In January 2011, the International Labor Organization projected the global unemployment rate to be approximately 6.1 percent, equivalent to 203.3 million people, and developed economies such as the United States and the euro zone consistently hover around 9 and 10 percent, respectively. Given such anemic labor market conditions and the long reach of the...

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