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We invite you to explore the many opportunities and benefits of working with us. Click on the photographs below to find out more.

If you are unable to complete our online application form due to a disability, please send an e-mail to erecruit@who.int.

Candidates appointed to an international fixed-term position with WHO are subject to mobility and may be assigned to any activity or duty station of the Organization throughout the world. Please find the link to the mobility policy below.

Why work with us? A snapshot of WHO at work

WHO field workers take water sample in Mardan.
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