The call for tenders for the FELLOWSHIPS PROGRAMME 2019/2020 has been opened.
The programme is financed by the Italian Government, through the Directorate General for Development Cooperation of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation (MAECI), the Italian Agency for Development Cooperation (AICS), and edited by the Department of Economic and Social Affairs of the United Nations (UN/DESA).
Its objective is to offer young graduates under 28 years of age the opportunity to undertake a professional training course at the offices of organizations of the United Nations system in developing countries or at foreign offices of the Italian Agency for Development Cooperation.
The scholarships last almost a year and provide, before taking up the position in the countries of destination, a two-week training course in Italy.
The deadline for sending in applications is June 21, 2019 until June 3 pm.