United Nations Volunteers (UNV) Program – East and Southern Africa

United Nations Volunteers (UNV) Program – East and Southern Africa: Currently, a number of opportunities are now available those interested in paid volunteer program – the UN Volunteer Program in the East and Southern Africa region. The available positions are listed (below), see details and apply.

The United Nations Volunteers (UNV) programme contributes to peace and development through volunteerism worldwide. We work with partners to integrate qualified, highly motivated and well supported UN Volunteers into development programming and promote the value and global recognition of volunteerism. UNV is administered by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and reports to the UNDP/UNFPA/UNOPS Executive Board.

Also Check: Vacancies at United Nations World Food Programme (WFP)

United Nations Volunteers (UNV) programme is recruiting to fill the below positions:

1.) Programme Associate– Integrated

Location: Zambia

2.) Data Analytics, Monitoring and Evaluation Specialist

Location: Zimbabwe

3.) Population Data Fellow, FGM Data and Research (ETH)

Location: Ethiopia

4.) Population Data Fellow, FGM Data and Research (Kenya)

Location: Kenya

5.) Medical Officer

Location: Somalia

6.) Medical Officer

Location: Somalia 2

7.) Welfare Assistant

Location: Somalia

8.) Project Support Officer

Location: South Africa

9.) Documentation officer

Location: Comoros

These positions are not exhaustive and updated on a rolling basis. You can explore more at the official application page.

Check: UN Volunteers Program 2021 | Follow these Steps to Apply

Application Procedures

How-to-Apply: If you are interested in any of the above listed opportunities, you can click to apply for your desired position. To start application, you will need to view full details at the United Nations Volunteers (UNV) website through the link provided (below). Hint: On the opportunities page, click on desired position on the list, read through details and click ‘Apply Now’ to submit your application.

Visit the Official UNV Website for More


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  1. I am interested for volunteering at UN. I did sociology and with 2+years of experience in project management and working with informal settlements.

  2. Am interesting to volunteer in my country (Tanzania) if opportunity is there, am a third year bachelor of philosophy

    • Am interested in working as volunteers in my country Uganda if opportunities are there .am a first year doing bachelor in water resource engineering

  3. I am Hawkins Orwandah, Kenyan citizen looking for any job opportunity with UN . I studied Supply Chain Management. I have worked with three different NGOs in Kenya since 2018 after my under graduate in 2017. Looking for positive response

  4. I, m really so interesting to work for UN as vunlunteer in what ever jobs I have offered to do, iam South Sudan by Nationality young man of 26 years third year student in Juba institute of health sciences pursuing diploma in clinical medicine and Public.

  5. I am Gebrehiwot Gebreslassie from Tigray. I have MPhil in Childhood Studies, MA in Social Anthropology and BEd in Civics and Ethical Education. With this background, I am interested to work as volunteer in my home nation Tigray in the ongoing humanitarian assistance.

  6. My name is Doreen Kendi Kanga from Kenya. Ihave a Diploma in Banking and Finance and certificate in Computer studies with good communication skills.

  7. Hello my Names are Peter Witola Sichifuta am a Zambian leaving in Lusaka. I would like to join your organization as a Volunteer am a Holder of a Diploma in Building Construction and i feel i can add value to your team in my field of specialization

  8. Hello, my name is Esther K. Banda from Zambia, I have a masters degree in Transformative Community Development a d would like to be a UN volunteer job to work in disaster management and mitigation assignments in any part of Africa especially in East Africa.


  9. I am intersting to become UN volunteer in africa. I am engeneer in mechanical engineering energetic option and specialist (DESS) in Energetic and cold. I need to help for technical issues or and also other areas.
    Djimasnan Halmadjal from Chad

  10. l am a holder of diploma in? education,certificate in? behaviour change diploma in secretarial studies currently doing Development Studies looking forward to a voluntary job in Zimbabwe Chimanimani area l am 35 years of age

  11. Hi, I am Morris Mabior Awikjok from South Sudan. South Sudanese national, 38 years old and a Graduate college of economic and social sciences, department of international relations and diplomacy with Bachelor degree of Arts in international relations Starford international University college. College of 2016/2020.

    I am seeking for employment opportunity with UN organization to acquire relevant skills to my field of career. I would appreciate your timely response

  12. Hello, am Iga William from south Sudan, I would like to join any UN volunteer job in any part of Africa and any part of the world, am an Agronomist by profession, looking forward to hearing from u

  13. January 21, 2021 at 7:33 pm
    Please kindly send me volunteering opportunities in Nigeria
    Many thanks
    Aiyeleso Elizabeth

  14. Hi I would like to volunteer for the UN in Namibia paid or unpaid either it doesnt mater something in communication or disability or sports or youth

  15. Hello, I am Priselia Vandy from Sierra Leone, please I would wish to join the UNV program in any part of africa . I so desire to work for humanity and I contributes to nation building. Hope to hear from you


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