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
Stakeholder Engagement Expert in Ukraine, UNDP
Legal Specialist (Climate/Environment) in Ukraine, UNDP
Disaster Risk Reduction and Resilience Implementation Expert in Moldova, UNDRR
Procurement Assistant in Moldova, UNDP
Finance Coordinator in Moldova, UNDP
International UN Volunteer opportunities
Refugee UN Volunteer opportunities
Community UN Volunteer opportunities
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.