Currently advertised UN Volunteer opportunities

The war in Ukraine has impacted and displaced millions of people. The United Nations Volunteers (UNV) programme is recruiting UN Volunteers to support partners in their emergency response in Ukraine, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Moldova, Poland, Romania and Slovakia.  Check out the advertised volunteer opportunities below and on our Unified Volunteering Platform.

How to apply

To become a volunteer, candidates must register and complete a profile through UNV's Unified Volunteering Platform. Explore how in these interactive or web-based guides, and refer to further available resources, including the Unified Conditions of Service.

National UN Volunteer opportunities


Livelihood and Economic Inclusion Assistant in Poland, UNHCR





Programme Support Community Volunteer in Bulgaria/Sofia, UNHCR

Community Coordinator (Technical Assessment) in Bulgaria/Sofia, UNHCR

Field Community Volunteer (Vulnerability Assistant) in Bulgaria/Sofia, UNHCR

Field Community Volunteer (Vulnerability Assistant) in Bulgaria/Blagoevgrad, UNHCR

Field Community Volunteer (Vulnerability Assistant) in Bulgaria/Plovdiv, UNHCR

Field Community Volunteer (Vulnerability Assistant) in Bulgaria/Varna, UNHCR

Field Community Volunteer (Vulnerability Assistant) in Bulgaria/Burgas, UNHCR



National Project Officer (Economist SME Boost) in Kyiv, IOM

Project Assistant (Rehabilitation of Persons with disabilities caused by war) in Kyiv, UNDP 

Senior Monitoring and Evaluation Assistant, in Kyiv, IOM 

Field Assistant, Camp Coordination and Management in Poltava, IOM


Case Managment Coordinator, in Italy, UNICEF



Office Assistant, in Czechia, IOM

Logistics & Procurement Officer, in Czechia, WHO

International UN Volunteer opportunities


Associate Livelihood and Economic Inclusion Officer, in Poland, UNHCR 



Benefits and Entitlements


When you become a UN Volunteer, you will receive several types of benefits and allowances. These positions come with the following benefits and allowances:
▪️ Entry Lump Sum Allowance
▪️ Volunteer Living Allowance
▪️ Learning Opportunities
▪️ Annual Leave
▪️ Medical and Life Insurance
▪️ Exit Lump Sum Allowance

The allowances are in no way to be understood as compensation, reward or salary in exchange for your UN Volunteer service. These are considered allowances to ensure the UN Volunteer’s safety, security and sustenance, in line with United Nations standards. 

You can check the Unified Conditions of Service to learn more and use our Entitlement Calculator to calculate the Volunteer Living Allowance for any duty station.