UN YPP 2018: Countries and Exam Areas are Announced
The United Nations made an announcement of participating countries for the United Nations Young Professionals Programme 2018, as well as of the job areas, in which the exam will be held.
UN YPP 2018 Participating Countries
To participate in the UN YPP 2018 you must hold the nationality of one of the following countries:
Afghanistan, Andorra, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Bahrain, Belarus, Belize, Brazil, Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, China, Comoros, Cuba, Cyprus, Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, Dominica, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Grenada, Guinea-Bissau, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Japan, Kiribati, Kuwait, Laos, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Monaco, Mozambique, Nauru, Norway, Oman, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Poland, Qatar, Russia, Saint Lucia, Samoa, Sao Tome and Principe, Saudi Arabia, Seychelles, Solomon Islands, South Sudan, St Vincent and the Grenadines, Suriname, Syria, Thailand, Timor-Leste, Turkmenistan, Tuvalu, United Arab Emirates, United States, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam
The UN YPP 2018 participating countries are selected by the United Nations. These countries are un- and under-representated among its staff members. If your country of nationality is not included in the list, you are not eligible to apply for the UN YPP 2018. The list changes on an annual basis.
UN YPP 2018 Exam Areas
This year the UN YPP 2018 written examination will be held in three areas:
1. Legal Affairs
2. Social Affairs
UN YPP 2018 Application Dates
The application period will start in end-May 2018 and will continue approximately till July 2018. The written examinations will be held in December 2018.
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