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


Logistician Customs Specialist, Warsaw, WHO

International UN Volunteer opportunities


Associate Talent Management Officer, Budapest, UNHCR

Programme Support Specialist (Information Management and Monitoring and Evaluation), Budapest, IOM

Refugee UN Volunteer opportunities


Refugee Digital Community Manager Assistant, Budapest, 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.