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31.08.2017

Career Event with UNDP, UNFPA, UNICEF, UNV & UN Women (Geneva, 3/11/17)

Working with the United Nations – Swiss professionals meet with UN HR specialists

Career Event for Swiss mid to senior level professionals
3 November 2017, Conference Centre Varembé, Geneva

Do you see yourself working with the UN? Explore your career opportunities with UNDP, UNFPA, UNICEF, UNV and UN Women.

What

  • Meet and network with UN Human Resource representatives
  • Get personal feedback on the suitability of your profile, get advice to make it stand out
  • Discuss your profile with a UNV HR specialist in a one-to-one consultation

For whom

Swiss nationals with...

  • at least 5 years of professional experience in areas relevant to UNDP, UNFPA, UNICEF, UNV or UN Women
  • experience in an international context, preferably in developing countries
  • interest and strong motivation to work in a UN organisation
  • potential availability to work in hardship / non-family duty stations

Programme

  • 08:30 – 09:00 Registration and Networking Coffee
  • 09:00 – 09:30 Welcome and Introduction by cinfo and SDC
  • 09:30 – 11:30 Interactive Panel Discussion with UN HR Specialists
  • 11:30 – 13:00 Workshops with UNV / UNDP & UN Women / UNFPA & UNICEF
  • 13:00 – 14:00 Networking lunch
  • 14:00 – 18:00 Individual Consultations with UNV HR Specialists
  • 14:00 – 17:00 Application Preparation Workshop

Further information: Link

Registration deadline for individual consultations with UNV and the application preparation workshop: 17 September 2017

Registration deadline for panel discussion and workshops: 08 October 2017

 

 

 

Contact

University of Basel
Centre for African Studies
Rheinsprung 21
CH-4051 Basel
Tel.: +41 (0)61 207 34 82
zasb-at-unibas.ch