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Re: UN Volunteering

Posted: 24 Mar 2021, 16:21
by lubeto
Papa wrote:
22 Mar 2021, 17:37
Hey team,
My profile has just been longlisted for a post in Western sahara. Hoping to secure an interview. As a former UNV this is the 3rd longlisting. The previous two i was not able to secure an interview. Hoping for the best!
Hey Papa,

So happy to hear that!

Fingers crossed and keep us updated!

I am former UNV too and have been longlisted six times but with no luck until now. Really hope for a positive outcome for you!

Re: UN Volunteering

Posted: 31 Mar 2021, 12:01
by lubeto
Just wanted to share an update from my side.

Can`t believe it :) just got long listed for a position with UNDP.

Keeping my fingers crossed to be one of the shortlisted ones.

Re: UN Volunteering

Posted: 03 Apr 2021, 17:57
by Papa
lubeto wrote:
31 Mar 2021, 12:01
Just wanted to share an update from my side.

Can`t believe it :) just got long listed for a position with UNDP.

Keeping my fingers crossed to be one of the shortlisted ones.
All the best Lubeto.
As from my end am still waiting its been two weeks since longlisting

Re: UN Volunteering

Posted: 06 Apr 2021, 15:30
by lubeto
Papa wrote:
03 Apr 2021, 17:57
lubeto wrote:
31 Mar 2021, 12:01
Just wanted to share an update from my side.

Can`t believe it :) just got long listed for a position with UNDP.

Keeping my fingers crossed to be one of the shortlisted ones.
All the best Lubeto.
As from my end am still waiting its been two weeks since longlisting
Fingers crossed! still waiting from my side as well..its been a week or so!

with my previous experience with the long listing process, it takes around 2-3 weeks so we still we have a chance!

Re: UN Volunteering

Posted: 06 Apr 2021, 17:26
by dncngufu
Yesterday I got an email stating that the panel has recommended me for the UNV assignment I applied for and for which I had an interview with UNICEF.

They say I shouldn't resign from your current employment at this point as my effective selection is subject to obtaining medical clearance and receipt of necessary documentary evidence regarding my qualifications.
I've uploaded the required documents and a tentative date of travel/start.

I've started the onboarding but I have not yet received the letter of appointment.
Can anyone tell me how much time can this take before hearing from them?

Thank you

Re: UN Volunteering

Posted: 06 Apr 2021, 18:43
by H.O.P
dncngufu wrote:
06 Apr 2021, 17:26
Yesterday I got an email stating that the panel has recommended me for the UNV assignment I applied for and for which I had an interview with UNICEF.

They say I shouldn't resign from your current employment at this point as my effective selection is subject to obtaining medical clearance and receipt of necessary documentary evidence regarding my qualifications.
I've uploaded the required documents and a tentative date of travel/start.

I've started the onboarding but I have not yet received the letter of appointment.
Can anyone tell me how much time can this take before hearing from them?

Thank you
UNV office would send it to you with other necessary documents including the Medical form for obtaining a medical clearance. That's when the real onboarding starts.

Re: UN Volunteering

Posted: 06 Apr 2021, 20:59
by dncngufu
Alright. Thank you.

Re: UN Volunteering

Posted: 27 Apr 2021, 18:22
by lubeto
lubeto wrote:
06 Apr 2021, 15:30
Papa wrote:
03 Apr 2021, 17:57
lubeto wrote:
31 Mar 2021, 12:01
Just wanted to share an update from my side.

Can`t believe it :) just got long listed for a position with UNDP.

Keeping my fingers crossed to be one of the shortlisted ones.
All the best Lubeto.
As from my end am still waiting its been two weeks since longlisting
Fingers crossed! still waiting from my side as well..its been a week or so!

with my previous experience with the long listing process, it takes around 2-3 weeks so we still we have a chance!

Hey Papa, any news from your side?

Re: UN Volunteering

Posted: 02 May 2021, 04:51
by Papa
Hey Lubeto,
Nothing yet from my side, I gave up on that assignment. Am looking forward for any other available one.