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Webinar: Talent Programmes and Career Opportunities at UNESCO

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by Impactpool

UNESCO is giving a webinar on the career opportunities in the Organization. The webinar will introduce the various talent programmes and provide advice on the application process. Learn more about UNESCO by joining us live on March 29, 2019.


Get first hand insights into UNESCO mandates and Talent programmes. You will also get information on application processes, especially the Competency Framework of UNESCO, as well as the CBI (Competency Based Interview) used for the recruitment.
You will be able to submit your questions directly to the speakers.

The live webinar took place on March 29.

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UNESCO is a multi-thematic, UN Specialized Agency whose areas of competence center on activities and projects across five major programmes, namely: Education, Natural Sciences, Social & Human Sciences, Culture and Communication & Information.

In addition to these five programmatic areas, UNESCO also has two established global priorities which are Africa and Gender Equality.

The Organization has a rich programmatic mandate which it pursues on a global scale through its headquarters located in Paris, France and a network of over 53 Field Offices and Institutes.

Competency framework

The Competency Framework enables the Organization to clarify expectations and to set standards for performance throughout UNESCO. It is a guide to help managers and staff understand the behaviors and skills expected of them and what they should strive to achieve.

UNESCO Core values:

  1. Commitment to the Organization
  2. Integrity
  3. Respect for Diversity
  4. Professionalism

UNESCO Core Competencies:

  1. Accountability
  2. Communication
  3. Teamwork
  4. Innovation
  5. Results focus
  6. Planning and organizing
  7. Knowledge sharing and continuous improvement

UNESCO Managerial Competencies:

Driving and managing change

Strategic thinking

Making quality decisions

Building partnerships

Leading and empowering others

Managing performance

System requirements

To join the live webinar you will need to download a desktop app. 
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