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UN Photo/Jean-Marc Ferré Aerial group photo of staff in Geneva simulating the Sustainable Development Goals logo on United Nations Staff Day in October 2016.UN Photo/Jean-Marc Ferré | United Nations Staff Day

Working as a staff member in the UN Secretariat gives you the opportunity to work in a dynamic, multicultural environment. The 41,000 staff of the United Nations, who come from its 193 Member States, are from many backgrounds, and have varied experience. It is an exciting and unique challenge to be part of such a working environment because it leads to a broader understanding of all the world's countries and cultures. The UN welcomes applications from nationals of all of its Member States and strongly encourages women to apply. Read more


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