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Essential skills in working in human rights NGOs

With only a shoestring budget at your fingertips and a few staff members to help you deliver multiple projects, working in human rights NGOs is a completely different environment to most workplaces. A certain skill set and attributes are particularly ...

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How To: Getting a Job at the United Nations

It can be hard figuring out how to get your foot in the door at the United Nations, especially when you are just beginning your job search and don’t have any contacts yet or haven’t been able to network for ...

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10 Top Degrees in Conflict Resolution and Peacebuilding

M.Sc. Conflict Resolution (University of Essex in Colchester) The University of Essex in Colchester, United Kingdom, offers a Master of Science degree in Conflict Resolution. Students spend one year studying on the campus of one of the top 10 ranked ...

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How to get a job at the UN

Singapore Model United Nations

The humanitarian field is expanding daily due to the volatile political atmosphere worldwide and the instability in most of the countries on various levels. In 1946, the United Nations started its functions with only 300 employees. Today, the population of ...

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Steps of the Standard UN Recruitment Process

When considering a career with the United Nations, it is important that you practice patience. The application process takes a lot of time and effort, but the end results are worth it. The recruitment is a long and painstaking ordeal, ...

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