United Nations Young Professional Programme Examinations

Examinations on several subject areas under the United Nations Young Professional Programme (UNYPP) will be carried out by the Ministry of the Education on December 4th this year.

According to a release, this year’s Job Families will include: Economic Affairs, Information Systems and Technology, Human Rights, Library/Information Management/ Photography/ Political Rights and Radio Producers in the following languages (Arabic/Chinese/Kishwahili/ Russian/ Spanish).

Persons wishing to sit the exam must be thirty-two years or younger on December 13th, 2014 and have at least a first level university degree, fluency in English and French and must be a national of St. Vincent and the Grenadines.

The deadlines for registration for the programs is as follows: Information Systems and Technology and Political Rights August 20th, Economic Affairs and Radio Producers August 20th and Human Rights and Photography August 27th, 2014.

The Young Professionals Programme (YPP) is a recruitment initiative that brings new talent to the United Nations through an annual entrance examination.