Family / Education benefits

Staff members may be eligible for a range of family allowances and benefits linked to the dependency status of members of their family. 

Who can be considered a dependant?

  • children, under certain conditions ;
  • spouse, under certain conditions;
  • mother, father, brother or sister, under certain conditions and if the staff member does not also have a dependent spouse.

Special Education grant

UNESCO GS and NPO staff members may be entitled to receive a special education grant for each disabled dependent child to compensate for education costs incurred.