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YPP 2016 Active
Posted: Friday, 10 February 2017
  Category: YPP
  Marking of 2016 written YPP examinations is under way. We will inform candidates who have passed ALL parts of the written examination, by end of May. Successful candidates will be invited to a video conference oral examination during May to June 2017.
Unauthorized Use of the United Nations Name and Emblem Active
Posted: Thursday, 26 January 2017
  Category: YPP
  It has come to our attention that private companies are holding career events promising to provide practical experience of working for the United Nations. Please note that neither these companies nor such events are endorsed by the United Nations. All relevant information to prepare for applying to the United Nations is available without charge on the United Nations careers portal - careers.un.org
Posted: Tuesday, 17 January 2017
  Category: YPP
  The UN has been made aware that for-profit companies have been selling services related to the United Nations Young Professionals Programme (YPP), including application review and preparation for the YPP written and oral examinations (questions and answers). Their claims to have "inside information" is false.  PLEASE BE AWARE THAT THE UNITED NATIONS DOES NOT CHARGE ANY FEES AT ANY STAGE OF THE YPP APPLICATION AND EVALUATION PROCESS, AND THAT THE UNITED NATIONS IS NOT COLLABORATING OR PARTNERING WITH SUCH COMPANIES.  THE SERVICES OR PROGRAMMES SOLD BY SUCH COMPANIES ARE NOT SUPPORTED OR ENDORSED BY THE UNITED NATIONS.
URGENT Notice Active
Posted: Monday, 16 January 2017
  Category: YPP
  Urgent: It came to our attention that fake YPP questions are for sale. Please note that this is a scam.
Candidates Convoked to the 2016 YPP Written Exam Active
Posted: Wednesday, 23 November 2016
  Category: YPP

To all candidates that have been convoked to the 14 December 2016 written exam: please visit the "Convocation status & Examination centres" tab on this site to view your examination centre information. Also, be sure to visit the "Examination structure" tab to familiarise yourself with the suggested reading materials, format of the exam, and the answer booklet.

2016 YPP Special Accommodation for Written Exam Active
Posted: Tuesday, 8 November 2016
  Category: YPP
  The Young Professionals Programme (YPP) strives to provide an equal opportunity for success for all that are convoked to the written exam. If you require a special accommodation for the written exam on 14 December 2016 (due to a disability or other current physical condition), please inform the YPP team and provide any relevant medical documentation. Contact us at ypp2016@un.org with the subject line "Special Accommodation for Written Exam." All requests are subject to approval, pending the review of submitted documentation.
Please refer to the Job Opening numbers below to search for the appropriate application in Inspira Active
Posted: Tuesday, 24 May 2016
  Category: YPP
  External Candidates:

Economic Affairs (and Sustainable Development): 60743 

Information and Telecommunication Technology: 60739

UN Secretariat Staff, G to P:

Economic Affairs (and Sustainable Development): 60744

Information and Telecommunication Technology: 60741

UN Secretariat Staff, G to N:

Economic Affairs (and Sustainable Development): 60746

Information and Telecommunication Technology: 60742
Posted: Tuesday, 27 October 2015
  Category: LCE

No language examination is scheduled for the rest of 2016. Language competitive examinations for 2017 will be posted soon.

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