National Professional Staff

General requirements for NPOs:

  • A university degree in a field relevant to the function;
  • Nationality of the country in which they are to serve;
  • National experience and knowledge;
  • Have substantial relevant knowledge of local conditions;

Candidates must be fully proficient in the official language of their country and the working language of their duty station. They must also have a good knowledge of either English or French if employed in an office where one of these is not the working language.

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