UN Volunteers Program 2021 | Follow these Steps to Apply

UN Volunteer Jobs 2021: If you are interested and ready to become a UN Volunteer, you can join a million others to register and become an international volunteer through any of the available opportunities cutting across a wide range of professions. UN volunteer job – available to volunteers from any part of the globe

You can contribute your time, skills and knowledge through volunteering with the UN. This is an opportunity to create a positive impact and be a significant force for achieving peace and development. If you are looking for an opportunity to serve humanity and at the same time make a living, then apply for UN volunteer job.

UN Volunteers Program 2021 | DETAILS

All you need to know about the UN Volunteers Program 2021 and how to apply to become a volunteer are detailed in this post as follows;

What It Involves (Why Volunteer?)

  • The International UN Volunteers promote peace and development in communities around the globe, while upholding the ideals and aspirations of the United Nations.
  • Volunteers come from 160 countries, representing many cultures and backgrounds. They bring a wide variety of perspectives and approaches.
  • Your volunteer assignment will make a lasting impact. It can create a ripple effect that extends far beyond the immediate results of your efforts.
  • As a volunteer, you will learn about different cultures, expand your networks, study foreign languages and gain matchless professional and life experiences and More



Requirement for Becoming a UN Volunteer

The minimum requirements to serve as an international UN Volunteer or to take up the United Nations volunteer job are:

  • 25 years old and older (no upper age limit)
  • university degree or higher technical diploma
  • at least two years of relevant work experience in a professional background
  • good working knowledge of at least one of UNV’s three working languages: English, French or Spanish
  • commitment to the values and principles of volunteerism
  • ability to work in a multicultural environment
  • willingness to work with people and local organizations to draw upon the synergies between expert solutions and local knowledge
  • ability to adjust in difficult living conditions and sometimes remote locations
  • strong interpersonal and organizational skills
  • prior volunteering and/or working experience in a developing country is an asset

Volunteer Duration and Benefits (Service Conditions)

  • International UN Volunteers assignments generally run for six to 12 months, with the possibility of extending for one to two years.
  • Short-term assignments are also requested by our partners from time to time. International UN Volunteers are entitled to certain allowances. (the allowances is not salary but given for the purpose of sustenance during your service)

UN Volunteer Online Registration and Participation

Online volunteering have been crucial to upscale the impact of Youth. They are calls to become a UN online volunteer which is especially helpful during this COVID-19 period. Coming from different countries and ethnicities, these online volunteers bring a variety of skills to the table. They have applied their skills and knowledge through a range of activities, including proofreading and translating communications materials, conducting research supporting COVID-19 related efforts. You can also choose to be a UN online volunteer.


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Applying for the Regional/Country UN Volunteer Job

In most cases you can apply for the UN volunteer job through the regional grouping or at the country level – your home country. At the UN volunteer login or special calls page, seven (7) regions are listed as below. Applicants will have to select any of the regions in which they have nationality or desire to volunteer.

  • Arab States
  • Asia and the Pacific
  • East and Southern Africa
  • Europe and the CIS
  • Headquarters
  • Latin America and the Caribbean
  • West and Central Africa

Application Procedures 

How-to-Apply: To apply for the UN volunteer job or for becoming a volunteer, you will take the following steps;

Step 1: Check Your Eligibility

The first step to volunteer abroad with the UN is to determine whether you meet the minimum requirements.

Step 2: Register

If you meet the minimum requirements, next you will proceed to the UN volunteer login page and  register your profile in the Global Talent Pool.

Step 3: Find Suitable Volunteer Opportunity

To submit an application and become a volunteer, you need to find a suitable volunteer opportunity from the special calls or from the pools of opportunities.

Hint: You can find opportunities easily by checking desired country/region or simply scroll through the list of recently posted opportunities to find the ones that suits you.

Application Deadline:  Varies

Visit the Official Website for Further Details

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  1. I am interested in this volunteer programme. I will apply, hopefully it may work for me.

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  9. First of all many many thanks to UN for this inniseative such a excellent programme.
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  11. Hey I am so interested…
    I am from Bangladesh.
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    I tried many time..

  12. Abu Bakar Siddique

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  14. i am in kenya ad love to be part of the team

  15. I want to apply UN Volunteer.
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    November 10, 2020 at 9:53 pm

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    I am from Burundi.
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    I tried many time..

  17. Alice Uwanyirigira

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  18. RAHARIMANANA Angelo Brillant

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  19. Samuel Domingos Faustino

    cause i wana to be voluteer. maybe is oportunitty to show hability. I am From at Mozambique.


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  21. I am interested to work in this voluntary program

    • Hello Iyuel, please do visit the official website to apply. Best regards

    • I am interested to work with UN Volunter because I obtained a certificat of United nation for mission of peace and others certificat like deleguate for mission of peace of NGO for Sub-Region.

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  23. Given opportunity will allow me to utilize my experience be an asset to your team

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    • I am volunteer work above- 16 years still now..
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  24. I am interested in doing any voluntary work

  25. My name is ahmed I’m from somalia i would like to join un volunteer if i get the chance i will serve my country and community through integrity empathy

  26. I want to offer my services as a volunteer anytime anywhere. What’s life if not to better other peoples livelihoods.


    I am so interested, I am from Cote d’Ivoire( Ivory Coast)

  28. I’m interested

  29. I am very interested in this program. I have created a profile but when I log in with my email address it says I used wrong username. What could be the possible problem?

  30. Iam Interrested in that vulonteer programe, i want to work in Mozambique where I was born and where I live however if there is an oputunity to work in other places a can joim

  31. I would like to join you and I’m very interested

  32. how to apply

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  34. I m interested in fish culture and in in human right .

  35. I’m Siyad Abdi from #Jijiga Somali regional state of Ethiopia.
    I’m warmly interesting to be and join #UN volunteer in the region and whole globe.

  36. i am a volunteer from Zimbabwe willing to work for people (humanitarian) under UN. please help.

  37. I am interested to work with you in development sector especially in agriculture.

  38. Mahad ismail mohamed

    Thank u very much

  39. I am interested in doing any voluntary work

  40. Christopher Mwakaje

    Hello ,I’m very much interested in working with the UN as a volunteer in East and Southern Africa. I am a social worker with experience of working with local NGO’S and Tanzania Red Cross Society .

  41. I’m humbled to volunteer for United nations

  42. I am interested in this volunteer program. I am from Ethiopia.

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  44. Mohamed Abdelmawla Fathalla

    Writer, political and strategic analyst
    Specializes in Arab affairs

  45. Nsengiyumva Jean claude

    Am requesting to become UN volunteer

  46. Léon John Emmanuel Razafiniaina

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  47. It will be with great plasure for me to volunteer with the UN in my country of origin
    I am from Cameroon

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  50. Can i be a volunteer service person of 2021 ?

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  54. Lucas Moniz Barreto

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    Please contact me.

  55. Karwan karim Abdullah

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  56. I’m interested in this volunteer program

  57. hello i am mustafa from afghanistan i am interesting with this wesite can i know more about this site and how i apply to this

  58. Sayed Roman Hashemi

    My name is Sayed Roman I’m from Afghanistan I would like to join un volunteer if I get the chance I will serve my country and community through integrity empathy

  59. Sayed Roman Hashemi

    My name is Sayed Roman I’m from Afghanistan I would like to join as on volunteer program to serve.

  60. Hello ,I’m very much interested in working with the UN as a volunteer in East Timor.Thanks

  61. Chiranjibi Niraula

    I have completed bachelor degree but I do not have any experiences may i apply for this post .
    iam from Nepal

  62. I am Dr Umar zaib…I am medical officer…want to continue job with NGO…means I already worked with MSF two and half year..and now want to continue job with un anywhere in the world..

  63. My name is Mahmud Shukur I’m from Ethiopia I would like to join as on volunteer program to serve.

  64. I am very interested to be a volunteer of UN program

  65. i am interested to serve others by joying a volunteer of UN program

  66. How do I apply…..

  67. Simran Singh Baral

    I am really intrested in this volunteer programme. I would love to be part of it and serve people.

  68. well i am interested for volunteer programmer. i cleared my masters degree in sociology humanities and i would like to join here..show me the process how to apply.

  69. My name is Samira MAAROUFI I’m from TUNISIA I would like to join un volunteer if I get the chance I will serve my country and community through integrity empathy

  70. My name is Faruk AhammedI I’m from Bangladesh I would like to join un volunteer if I get the chance I will serve my country and community through integrity empathy

  71. Hey!!
    I am Dikshya Gajmer from Nepal and I am 18 years old rightnow and am keenly interested to volunteer

  72. Cecil Hilrey Christopher Pereira

    I wish to work in an African country ..

  73. Hi my name is M Tariq i am from Afghanistan i live in khost province i like to work in your admansrtion if you take chance me i will show my ability how a great time

  74. Md,Omrul Islam Shimul Bhuiyan

    I am interested in this volunteepropramme.i want work in Bangladesh

  75. Hello dear sir I am wahid Rahman afghanmal from Kandahar Afghanistan i want work with you as a Volunteer
    I am willingly interested to become UN volunteer for serving humanity
    I love with our world peoples and out world ❤️

  76. My name is Imtiaz Ali from Pakistan I would like to join as on volunteer program to serve.

  77. Khan Muhammad Ghafoori

    I am Khan Muhammad Ghafoori and I am 22 years old rightnow and am keenly interested to volunteer

  78. I am interested in this volunteer programme.I want work in east africa.

  79. This sounds good, I am really very interested, Volunteering with UN is ever my dream, and i tried to apply whenever the chance comes but all in vein …. But this time i am pretty sure i will succeed.
    From Jinja – Uganda

  80. I love this programme and would be glad to be roped on board.I am a Ghanaian senior lecturer. I would like to do my voluntary services in the west coast of Africa.

  81. Las is I Oluwakemi Aminat

    I am very much interested in this.


  83. I am interested in being part of the solution to this world. I wanna serve humanity that’s the biggest gift I can give to man kind. I’m interested in volunteering. Thank you for your service to humanity.

  84. Richard Lapisa James

    My Name is Richard Lapisa, from Rep-of South Sudan a self-motivated individual with a proven ability to develop and strengthen management teams in order to maximize organization efficiency over three year’s diverse experience in Banking operation and Financial procedures/Customer care services, and human resource development in leading and growing all sectors in an Customer services regulations to make it a dynamic and progressive organization. Possessing excellent communication skills and able to establish sustainable and profitable relationships with stakeholders in adding value through designing, directing and managing co-relationship network-wide process of management, learning and development

  85. Macdonald Murorera

    Hi UNITED NATIONS, Thank you for the opportunity to apply.. Would love to volunteer as an AMBULANCE TECHNICIAN or MEDIC in any country available. Will be happy to work under UN. Thank you!

  86. i am from Ethiopia and interested on this

  87. i am a Ugandan aged 32 years, an economist by proffesion, am interested in the jobs or activities and am fluent in English. i hop for the best from UN

  88. I would love to present my Country Rwanda as a volunteer in United Nations in the year 2021. Am experienced in Finance/ Accounts, Customer service/Front office. and property custodian . Am self motivated with Flexibility and ability to work in a diverse environment. Thank you

  89. I am a 60 years old man graduated from centeralized school of Nurse in 1981 work’s untill 2017 then after care and support officer untill 2019. Now a day’s I am retierd. Even if I retiered I am strong enough to work and have interest to join UN Volunteers Job with East and South Africa. Europe.

  90. Keshav Bahadur Karki

    I am interested for UN Volunteer Programme

  91. I am a Ethiopian aged 32 years, a senior sanitary engineer by profession, am interested in the jobs or activities and am fluent in English. I hop for the best from UN

  92. hello, I come from Mali I am licensed in English, I speak French Arabic, songhoy, bamanan in addition to tamasheq which is my Mather tongue.
    I hope for the best from un

  93. I am interested to enjoy with you

  94. Ibrahim Mohammed Adamu

    I am keenly interested in becoming UN volunteer and willing to work within African nations. I am an experienced Banker and currently an academics with a Ph.D in Economics with specialisation in macroeconomics and development finance.

  95. I like and I want to be a Volunteer for UN, to give or to assist people in proublem, in Cresis or doing Waurd time. Specialy doing a humanatarian worlk is my ambition. And I also like to assist because I have a experience In many refugees camp in Guinea. So a will be contunua experience for me. I like to help people, and Ilike to come to help, because we have more bessing in helping Humain…

  96. I am Ahmad from Afghanistan. I will cooperate with you in every field. In every region, I will help you to serve the people.

    I am interested in a job as a volunteer

  97. I am interested in becoming UN volunteer. I come from Indonesia.

  98. I an intrasted in becoming un volunteer

  99. I am interested to become a volunteer…

  100. Uncountable thanks to UNITED NATION and Admin because of they were gave opportunity to work with UN. I’m so interested to work Humanitarian Aid Volunteer (HAV). I would like to work with Human Right and Peace.

  101. I am interested in the volunteering to lend a hand in developing comunities around eastafrica region i will be so glad if given the opportunity

  102. I am interested in becoming UN volunteer. I come from Nairobi Kenya .

  103. Qobolwami Larry Sibindi

    M happy to learn of sych great opportunities for the Youths, which by at large curb the delinquency in our societies.

    I would love to contribute in making the world community a better place.

    M Qobolwami Larry Sibindi from Zimbabwe

  104. Am Uganda aged 52 years looking for aUN VOLUNTEER JO. IAM A GRADUATE.HOPE TO HEAR FROM YOU

  105. Hello! I’m from East Africa. I’m ready to be a volunteer at the UN.

  106. Marcus Saye Payekar

    I am seriously interested in volunteering with you. I’m a Liberian age 32 with Bachelor Degree in Nursing. I am ready at anytime to come over when call upon to provide services.

  107. I’m a registered volunteer with the UN but I haven’t yet gotten an assignment, I am really interested to work with the UN, it’s more reason I studied international peace and security along with Diplomacy and foreign policy.

  108. Tchounga Pagna joevin

    Morning, i want to acces to the organisation

  109. Ready to volunteer for humanity,

    Ali Jameel Mohammed
    Independent Journalist/Certified Trainer/Media Consultant/Human Rights activist
    Founder and CEO of IMOIQ
    Founder and President of UFPSDIR

    The official business Email:***contacts are not allowed at comment section, please

  110. Am interested to this program

  111. Hi, I am now 62. I was an UN volunteer before. Worked in Cambodia in 1993. I am a retired Government officer of Bangladesh. I want to be a proud UN volunteer again.

  112. My name is Gemechu Ejara from Ethiopia and I am 26 ! I am highly interested to work with UN as volunteer! For me the volunteer work will not be new when I will have joined UN as volunteer worker because I have experience from Sustain Dialogue Network Campus and other organization! I have thought English language for one year as volunteer student Teacher when I was campus student! I have also varies experience from different organization and club! Thank you for cooperation!

  113. yalemzewed tsegaye

    Am intrested

  114. Interested

  115. bilyaminu Muhammad kofar kade

    i have interest on this programme. my name is bilyaminu Muhammad kofar kade. from sokoto state of northern Nigeria.

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