Kigali, 8 May 2019
The Government of Rwanda through the Ministry of Public Service and Labour and Rwanda Defence Force (RDF) in partnership with the United Nations Headquarters (UNHQ), host an outreach briefing on UN Field Careers from 8 to 10 May, to raise public awareness of opportunities to work in a UN peacekeeping setting.
This is in line with the National Strategy for Transformation (NST 1) target of job creation, with the objective of informing the Rwandan Labour force on opportunities to work with the UN especially in UN field mission.
This important briefing is conducted by UN Staff and is organized in 3 sessions including a session for active and retired military and police personnel, a session for students, university staff in charge of career guidance and a session for public servants with relevant academic and professional qualification required by UN recruitment system. Participants will get to know about the UN system, UN recruitment system (inspira) and practical tips on how to prepare an application or an interview. Attending participants will thereafter share acquired knowledge with their peers.