Opportunities for Young Professionals
QUNO offers between three and five Programme Assistant (PA) positions each year, two in New York and at least two in Geneva. These are entry-level positions for recent graduates who are interested in international affairs and the United Nations, and who have a commitment to Quaker principles of peace, nonviolence and equality. Learn more about becoming a Programme Assistant.
Our New York office does not currently have any vacancies, and will start the application process for the 2020-2021 Programme Assistant positions in November 2019.
Quaker United Nations Summer School - The application period for the Quaker United Nations Summer School in now CLOSED. The deadline for applications was 15 January 2019. Applications for the 2020 Quaker United Nations Summer School will open in autumn 2019.
Ways to get involved
- Governance - The Committees that oversee our work are made up of Quakers who volunteer to take on this guidance role. Learn more about our governance and finance.
- Outreach Presentations - We can organize a presentation explaining QUNO’s work to groups of Quakers or others of any age. Please contact us if you are interested.
- Global Issues - New QUNO work areas have often developed through an issue being shared with local Quaker meetings and 'ascended' to Yearly Meetings and to FWCC.
Financial donations allow us to continue our important work, and we appreciate anything you are able to give. Donate to QUNO.
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