Important Updates

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  • Posted: Thursday, 25 June 2015

    YPP 2015 SAMPLE EXAMINATION

    YPP 2015 Sample Examination for Administration, Finance, Statistics, Public Information, Social Affairs and Legal Affairs job families are now available under Examination Structure.
  • Posted: Wednesday, 24 June 2015

    YPP 2015 IN LEGAL AFFAIRS

    Application period for the 2015 YPP examination in Legal Affairs starts Wednesday, 24 June 2015 (12:00 am New York HQ local time).
  • Posted: Thursday, 18 June 2015

    YPP 2015 SAMPLE EXAMINATION

    YPP 2015 Sample Examinations for Administration, Finance, Statistics, Public Information and Social Affairs job families are now available under Examination Structure.
  • Posted: Wednesday, 17 June 2015

    YPP 2015 IN SOCIAL AFFAIRS

    Application period for the 2015 YPP examination in Social Affairs starts Wednesday, 17 June 2015 (12:00 am New York HQ local time).
  • Posted: Tuesday, 16 June 2015

    Next Event: YPP Global Career Fair on 25 JUNE 2015

    Get your international career started at the Global Careers Fair online on the 25th June. You will have the opportunity to speak with representatives about joining our Young Professionals Programme (YPP). We will answer your questions about the upcoming 2015 YPP examination in December.
    This is a FREE event.
    Secure your free place here - http://gcfjobs.com/1IiO6UQ
  • Posted: Monday, 15 June 2015

    Information Systems and Technology & Human Rights

    Candidates who passed the written part of the YPP 2014 in the job families of Information Systems and Technology & Human Rights have been invited by email for an interview. Non-successful candidates will receive an email during the coming days. 

    Photography job family has not yet finalised the marking process. Candidates in this job family will hear from us during the coming weeks.
  • Posted: Friday, 12 June 2015

    YPP2015 SAMPLE EXAMINATION

    YPP 2015 Sample Examination for Administration, Finance, Statistics and Public Information job families are now available under Examination Structure.
  • Posted: Tuesday, 9 June 2015

    YPP 2015 in Public Information

    Application period for the 2015 YPP examination in Public Information starts Wednesday, 10 June 2015 (12:00 am New York HQ local time).
  • Posted: Wednesday, 3 June 2015

    YPP2015 SAMPLE EXAMINATION

    YPP 2015 Sample Examination for Administration, Finance and Statistics job families are now available under Examination Structure.
  • Posted: Friday, 29 May 2015

    RADIO PRODUCTION BOARD

    Candidates who passed the written part of the YPP 2014 in the job family of Radio Production have been invited by email for an interview. Non-successful candidates will receive an email during the coming days.

    All other job families have not yet finalised the marking process. Candidates in those job families will hear from us during the coming weeks.
  • Posted: Wednesday, 27 May 2015

    YPP 2015 Sample Examination

    YPP 2015 Sample Examination for Administration and Finance job families are now available under Examination Structure.
  • Posted: Tuesday, 26 May 2015

    YPP 2015 in Finance

    Application period for the 2015 YPP examination in Finance starts Wednesday, 27 May 2015 (12:00 am New York HQ local time).
  • Posted: Thursday, 21 May 2015

    YPP 2015 Sample Examination

    YPP 2015 Sample Examination for each job family will become progressively available over the next few weeks under Examination Structure.

  • Posted: Tuesday, 19 May 2015

    YPP 2015 Job Families Application dates

    YPP 2015 application period starts Wednesday, 20 May 2015. Please refer below for the applicable posting dates of job openings in inspira.

    • 20 May – 19 July: Administration
    • 27 May – 26 July: Finance
    • 3 June – 2 August: Statistics
    • 10 June – 9 August: Public Information
    • 17 June – 16 August: Social Affairs
    • 24 June – 23 August: Legal Affairs
  • Posted: Tuesday, 19 May 2015

    Participating Countries

    The Member States participating in the 2015 YPP examination are:
     
    Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Bahrain, Barbados, Belarus, Belize, Bhutan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Brunei Darussalam, Burkina Faso, Cambodia, Central African Republic, Chad, Cote d'Ivoire, Czech Republic, Dominica, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Guinea (Republic of ), Guinea-Bissau, Indonesia, Iraq, Japan, Kiribati, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Lao People's Democratic Republic, Latvia, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Mauritania, Monaco, Montenegro, Mozambique, Namibia, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Pakistan, Palau, Paraguay, Peru, Poland, Samoa, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Slovakia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, Swaziland, Syrian Arab Republic, Thailand, Togo, Turkey, Tuvalu, United Arab Emirates, United Republic of Tanzania, United States of America, Vanuatu, Viet Nam, Zambia.
  • Posted: Tuesday, 12 May 2015

    Economics & Political Affairs Board

    Candidates who passed the written part of the YPP 2014 in the job families of Economic Affairs and Political Affairs have been invited by email for an interview. Non-successful candidates will receive an email during the coming days.

    All other job families have not yet finalised the marking process. Candidates in those job families will hear from us during the coming weeks.
  • Posted: Friday, 27 March 2015

    UPDATES

    EXAM 2014: The multiple choice questions of all job families for the exam 2014 have been evaluated. The rest of the Specialised Paper as well as the General Paper are being marked at present. The first invitations for interviews will be sent out in some weeks. The interviews will take place between the end of April and the beginning of June.

    EXAM 2015: The date for the exam 2015 has been determined: this year, the exam will take place on Tuesday, 15 December. Participating Member States will be announced in May, as well as the job families which will be offered this year. If you are interested in sitting the exam in 2015, please apply online through the job opening links which will be posted on the Careers Portal as of May or June. We'll get back to you on this!
  • Posted: Friday, 9 January 2015

    2014 Examination status

    Examination material from all exam centres has arrived in New York. It is being processed, scanned and prepared for evaluation

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