UNESCO Office in Nairobi periodically publishes the announcements of local openings at its office on this website. On this page you can find information about these open and/or available positions.

Thank you for your interest in employment with the UNESCO Office in Nairobi. We currently have the following opening:

Call for proposals

Under the sponsorship of The Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida), UNESCO Nairobi is calling for applications for Mobility Grants, in the framework of the African Network of Earth Science Institutions (ANESI), in the following categories:

  1. Mobility of students (PhD and Master): English, French
  2. Mobility of researchers and lecturers: Callforapplicationfor ANESIREPEnglish, French
  3. Mobility specific to women Geoscientists (students, researchers and lecturers): English, French
  4. Partnership with industry (joint research projects and training courses): English, French

Deadline for application 01 December 2017


Job Vacancies.

Candidates should submit their application using the UNESCO CV form.

We also invite you to visit UNESCO's Employment and Internships site where you may find additional information regarding positions at this office, in your region or around the world.Internship at UNESCO Regional Office for Eastern Africa

If you are a graduate or postgraduate student (or pursuing technical/professional studies), specializing in various professional & technical fields related to UNESCO’s programme areas, you can apply for an individual internship of 1 to 6 months at the UNESCO Nairobi Office.Candidates should be fluent in French and/or English. Depending on the qualifications of the candidates, the internships relate either to UNESCO’s programme activities (i.e. Education, Culture, the Sciences, Communication and Information) or to administrative and technical functions. A medical certificate would be required. Please note that internships are not remunerated.

Candidates should register on the UNESCO web site You can also find full information on the requirements in the same site.

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