Step-by-step Guide on the UN YPP 2019 Application
Are you a young professional applying to the UN Young Professionals Programme (YPP) examination in 2019? This webinar is designed to uncover the essential tips for the UN YPP 2019 application, including going step-by-step through every application section in inspira: Screening Questions, Education, Work Experience, Languages, Skills & Training, Cover Letter, References, Last Questions.
The webinar took place on Sunday, 26 May 2019. You may now purchase the recording of the webinar to be viewed online at any convenient time. You will receive access to the webinar recording within 48 hours after completing the purchase.
With information gained from this webinar, you can boost your chances to pass the first screening round (taking place during the application stage) and the second screening round (taking place during the written exam stage I).
Our statistics is impressive: on average 88% of applicants who took advantage of our application review service pass the screening. This webinar is your opportunity to learn how to be selected by the screening committee and become a successful UN YPP candidate.
You’ll learn a proven strategy to impress the United Nations with your background and tips and hints to make your application stand out from other applicants.
Topics to be covered:
- How the United Nations evaluates and compares UN YPP 2019 applicants;
- Which criteria are used to select candidates in the first and second screening rounds;
- How to present your education background to match the requirements (with examples);
- How to adjust your duties and achievements to the UN YPP format (with examples);
- How to demonstrate the UN values and competencies in your application (with examples);
- What to include and how to structure your cover letter (with examples).
Alexandra Gordina is the founder and the director of YPUN Ltd., a company assisting young professionals throughout the recruitment process at the United Nations agencies. Previously she held the position of an international consultant at the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) for two years mainly focusing on Empretec, a capacity-building program fostering entrepreneurship in developing countries. She also worked at the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) assisting national offices and other stakeholders in coordinating their work and filling statistical gaps. Alexandra founded YPUN, Ltd. in 2014 to help young professionals get hired for their ideal job in the international affairs area with a meaningful raise while skipping the irritation of the typically discouraging failures. Today, Alexandra is in charge of managing a network of UN insiders and successful UN YPP candidates and gathering their knowledge to assist you with the UN YPP 2019 application.
Questions & Answers (Q&A) session:
The webinar will be followed by a live Q&A session, where the speaker answered questions posted in the live chat by the webinar participants.
Date, Time, Duration:
The webinar took place online on Sunday, 26 May 2019 at 10:00 am New York. The total duration of the webinar was 1h12m (58 min for the webinar and 14 min for the Q&A).
You can now purchase the webinar recording. After completing the purchase, you will receive a payment confirmation from PayPal via email. We will send you detailed instructions on how to access the webinar recording within 48 hours after completing the purchase.
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