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Working with UNESCO as staff member, intern or volunteer, means working towards a better world and building peace through knowledge exchange, social progress, and mutual understanding among people. UNESCO Bangkok is the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization’s regional bureau for Education whose work in the field of education, natural science, social and human science, culture and communication has a bearing on the lives of almost two-thirds of the world’s population in 47 member countries across the Asia-Pacific region.

UNESCO Bangkok offers opportunities for people with determination and motivation to help the Organization achieving its goals.

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  • Call for Consultancy - Media and Communication Specialist

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    Parent Sector : Education Sector (ED)
    Duty Station: Bangkok
    Job Family: Public Information
    Type of contract : Non Staff
    Duration of contract : From 1 to 6 months
    Recruitment open to : External candidates
    Application Deadline (Midnight Paris Time) : 16 March 2020


    The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Office in Bangkok is seeking applications for an Individual Specialist to develop a series of communication materials to enhance UNESCO’s visibility in Asia-Pacific region.

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  • JA 03-20 - Programme Assistant

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    (Only candidates who have the right to live and work in Thailand may apply to this position)


    Education Programme Support (CapED in Lao PDR)


    SB-2 SC-4 level of the local UNDP salary scale

    Organizational Unit:

    Section for Inclusive Quality Education, UNESCO Bangkok

    Primary Location:

    Bangkok, Thailand

    Type of Contract:

    Service Contract


    Initial three (3) months probationary period; renewal subject to satisfactory performance and availability of funds

    Deadline for Application:

    9 March 2020 (midnight, Paris time)

    Report to work:

    As soon as possible

    For more details and to submit the application, please visit:


  • International Consultant

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    Parent Sector : Social and Human Sciences Sector (SHS)
    Duty Station: Bangkok
    Job Family: Social and Human Sciences
    Type of contract : Non Staff
    Duration of contract : From 7 to 11 months
    Recruitment open to : External candidates
    Application Deadline (Midnight Paris Time) : 28-Feb-2020


    UNESCO is seeking the services of a youthful individual specialist to complete a number of on-going tasks under the Asia-Pacific Youth Program. The specific areas of work relate to:

    • UNESCO’s Meaningfully Engaging with Youth (under the UNESCO Operational Strategy on Youth 2014-2021)
    • UNESCO Youth Forum
    • Asia Pacific Interagency Network on Youth

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