Employment

WARNING TO APPLICANTS
The United Nations does not charge a fee at any stage of the recruitment process (application, interview meeting, processing, training or any other fees).  The United Nations does not concern itself with information on bank accounts.  Visit the United Nations Human Resources Employment Scams page for more information on various schemes and scams.

::: National Employment / Internship

UN System in Nepal
All jobs of UN agencies are posted in portal of UN System.
URL: http://un.org.np/jobs/locals

United Nations in Nepal
Following link has information and website link of all agencies in Nepal. You could visit agencies website for updated information about agencies’ news, success story, and employment.
URL: http://kathmandu.sites.unicnetwork.org/about-unic/un-in-nepal/

Internship in United Nations Information Centre (Nepal)
Email: kathmandu.unic@unic.org

Internship in UNDP Nepal
Application: http://www.np.undp.org/content/nepal/en/home/operations/internship/
Contact UNDP in Nepal
UNDP, UN House, P.O. Box 107
Kathmandu, Nepal, Phone: 977-1-5523200
Email: registry.np@undp.org, Fax: 977-1-5523991, 5523986

United Nations Volunteer in Nepal
The first two international UNV volunteers arrived in Nepal in 1974 to take up assignments as nutritionists with the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO). Since then many others have followed. In fact, hundreds of national and international UN Volunteers have served in Nepal with a whole range of host organizations and projects to support the country’s socio-economic development delivering technical expertise in sectors as diverse as climatology, cottage industry promotion, cultural heritage and community mobilization.
URL: http://unv.org.np/

::: International Employment / internship

United Nations Career
Overall job vacancies are posted in UN Career portal.
URL: http://careers.un.org/

United Nations Human Resources Management
For information on employment opportunities with the United Nations, please visit the United Nations Human Resources page and click on ‘Vacancies’ to view posts currently available.
URL: http://www.un.org/en/hq/dm/hr.shtml

National Competitive Recruitment Examination 
The United Nations is seeking highly qualified nationals of certain countries for employment in order to achieve greater geographical balance of its professional staff. The National Competitive Recruitment Examination is held every year.  Information about this exam including the list of countries participating in this year’s NCRE is available at http://www.un.org/Depts/OHRM/examin/exam.htm.
URL: http://www.un.org/Depts/OHRM/examin/exam.htm

Employment Opportunities in United Nations Affiliated Organizations
For information on employment opportunities in over 40 UN-affiliated agencies, funds and programmes, please visit the UN Affiliates Employment Informationpage. On that page you will find links to recruitment and human resources offices for over 40 UN-affiliated agencies, funds and programmes including United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) and World Health Organization (WHO).
URL: https://jobs.unicsc.org/

Junior Professional Officer (JPO) Programme
The Junior Professional Officer (JPO) Programme provides young professionals pursuing a career in development with hands-on experience in multi-lateral technical co-operation. Please visit the JPO Service Centresite for more information.
URL: http://www.jposc.org/content/programme/presentation-en.html

United Nations Volunteers
Close to 8,500 qualified, experienced and committed women and men of 170 nationalities serve each year as United Nations volunteers in over 140 countries, working in key areas such as poverty reduction, crisis recovery, elections support, governance and HIV/AIDS.  Visit the United Nations Volunteersite to learn how to become a United Nations volunteer.
URL: http://www.unvolunteers.org/

National Volunteers (in Nepal) – You may send complete your CV and Cover Letter in email to unv.np@undp.org or contact UN Information Centre, UN House, Pulchwok, Kathmandu. 

Internships at United Nations Headquarters (New York)
Graduate students who are interested in doing an internship at the UNITED NATIONS Headquarters in New York must submit an official UNITED NATIONS Internship Application Form (P.135) in English or in French, an up-to-date CV and an essay (15-250 words) stating the reason why they are seeking an internship with the UN HQ Secretariat. Applications are to be submitted no earlier than 12 months and no later than 4 months before the start of the desired internship period preferably by e-mail OHRM_interna@un.org or by fax (212) 963-3683 (addressed to the Internship Coordinator); or by mail to:
Internship Coordinator
Room S-2590D,
United Nations,New York,
N.Y. 10017
U.S.A

For information about the overall format of the programme, eligibility criteria and conditions of Internships at Headquarters, visit the UN Human Resources page at https://careers.un.org/lbw/home.aspx?viewtype=ip.
URL: https://careers.un.org/lbw/home.aspx?viewtype=ip

Internships in the United Nations System
Visit the Youth at the United Nations site for more information on internships available throughout the United Nations Systems and other international organizations.
URL: http://www.un.org/esa/socdev/unyin/internships.htm

UN Organizational Structure and their websites (Suggest to visit)
The Charter established six principal organs of the United Nations: the General Assembly, the Security Council, the Economic and Social Council, the Trusteeship Council, the International Court of Justice, and the Secretariat. The United Nations family, however, is much larger, encompassing 15 agencies and several programmes and bodies.
URL: http://www.un.org/en/aboutun/structure/index.shtml

Further insight
United Nations Information Centre Kathmandu
Email: kathmandu.unic@unic.org