Representatives of the Japanese Embassy, the UN, the Cambodian Foreign Ministry and the National Police held a memorial ceremony for the Japanese fatalities of the UNTAC mission in Cambodia (1992-1993). On 8 April 1993, 25 years ago, Atsuhito Nakata (Atsu), a Japanese UN Volunteer working as a District Electoral Supervisor with the United...
Who we are
Our organizational structure
UNV is based in Bonn, Germany. UNV has a staff of around 150 at headquarters, and almost 7,000 volunteers deployed in the field. UNV also has an Office in New York, four Regional Offices in Bangkok, Dakar, Nairobi and Panama City that develop regional interventions to advance peace and development, and around 80 Field Units that represent the organization at the country level. Olivier Adam (France) is our Executive Coordinator.
UNV in the Media
04 May 2018
05 April 2018
During a visit to Dhaka, Bangladesh, UNV Deputy Executive Coordinator Toily Kurbanov gave The Daily Star newspaper an interview about youth volunteerism and how it is a great way of building peace and developing communities.
Employment and Internships
The United Nations Volunteers (UNV) programme is headquartered in Bonn, Germany, and employment opportunities, as well as internships, are mostly in this location. UNV adheres to UNDP policies and procedures for recruitment and staffing. We are seeking staff who are committed to the ideals of volunteerism. We offer a wide range of opportunities at various levels in different professional and support areas. Competitive salaries are offered commensurate with experience.
Europe and the CIS InternshipInternship - Volunteer Advisory Services Section (VASS)Deadline: 31 December 2018Europe and the CIS InternshipInternship - Volunteer Services Center (VSC)Deadline: 31 May 2018