Application process for the JPO/AE Programme

UNESCO has an agreement with the following Donor countries listed heereunder.

Please note that some donor governments have sponsored JPO positions in the past, but are currently inactive.

Since the JPO/AE Programme is sponsored by participating donors, applicants are requested to follow the selection procedure established by their respective authorities:

Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belgium, People's Republic of China, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Italy, Japan, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Qatar, Republic of Korea, Saudi Arabia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and United Kingdom

Following a pre-selection process which may vary depending on the Government, the donor country submits the applications of the retained pre-selected candidates to the Organization.

UNESCO will select the most suitable candidate based on considerations of technical competence, educational and language requirements, compliance with United Nations core values, and, if applicable, relevant work experience.