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Working at IFAD

Working at IFAD means being part of a learning, growing and thriving UN organization, where each member of our global team contributes to the Fund's overall mission.

Core values and competency framework

IFAD looks for people who focus on results with integrity and professionalism, while respecting and promoting diversity.

Meet our staff

IFAD is a learning, growing, thriving organization, where staff play a central part in owning and driving their career development.

Junior Professional Officer Programme

The programme involves sponsorship by Member Governments of young university-trained nationals for employment in UN-system Organizations.

IFAD Internship Programme

The Internship Programme offers a unique learning experience of six months.

As an IFAD employee, you will join a team of professionals dedicated to eradicating poverty and hunger in rural areas of developing countries.

Our strength as a specialized agency of the United Nations lies in the diversity of our staff and our commitment to smallholder farmers.

We value and hire professionals (staff, consultants, interns) who have strategic vision, a proven capacity to work in teams and generate results, with a strong commitment to international development.

Are you someone who is dynamic, proactive, flexible and not afraid to think creatively? Explore our job openings and join the team.

Current job opportunities:



    • IFAD’s Junior Professional Officer Programme

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