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We are looking for talented and motivated people to together attain our goal and invite you to explore the many opportunities and benefits of joining WHO.

We offer professionals a unique opportunity to contribute to saving lives and supporting people's health worldwide. Candidates appointed to an international fixed-term position with WHO may be assigned to any activity or duty station of the Organization throughout the world.


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8,500People working for WHO across the globe

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6Official languages for communication


147WHO offices worldwide

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Who we need

WHO staff in the field

Information on staff, intern, and junior professional positions with required qualifications

What we offer

A WHO field worker talks to refugee childen at a camp in Jordan.

Information on salary and benefits

Application process


Information on applying and how candidates are assessed