1. SIOG Associates/Volunteers

Applications can be made by sending a letter with current CV to info@siog.org.

2. WHO Young Professionals Programme

The World Health Organization has just launched a new programme for young professionals from Least Developed Countries (LDCs) which aims to engage them in WHO’s work and build their capacity in key public health areas of particular relevance for their countries.  The vacancies of the first cohort are currently open for application until 6 December 2021.   The vacancies can be found here: https://careers.who.int/careersection/ex/jobsearch.ftl (please put “YPP” in the key word search to take you directly to the vacancies)

If you know someone who is 35 years old or younger and comes from a Least Developed Country, please ask them to check out WHO’s Young Professionals Programme!

For more information, please visit the talent programme section of the WHO career page at Careers at WHO.

3. WHO Youth Council

The World Health Organization (WHO) wants to collaborate with representatives of health and non-health youth organizations on key health and development issues affecting young people for the purpose of co-creating a comprehensive and inclusive WHO Youth Engagement Strategy. The WHO is setting up the Youth Council as a dynamic network for stakeholders to amplify the voices and experiences of young people, and to harness and expand their expertise, energy and ideas to promote public health.

The Call for nominations to serve on the WHO Youth Council can be found here.

Deadline for submissions: Thursday, 2 December 2021 at 18:00 CET