Volunteer in Sri Lanka

The United Nations Volunteers (UNV) programme contributes to peace and development through volunteerism worldwide. UNV has been active in Sri Lanka since 1974, working with partners to integrate qualified, highly motivated and well-supported UN Volunteers into developmental programming while promoting the value and recognition of the work of volunteers.

Do you want to be part of a dynamic team that brings volunteerism to the forefront and engage communities? Please check our vacancy announcements and apply by following the instructions provided.

Project Associate

Host entity : United Nations Volunteers

Volunteer category : National UN Volunteer

Duty station : Colombo

Number of UN Volunteers : 01

Duration (in months) : 04

Assignment family status: Family assignment

Expected starting date : 1st September 2020

Field Assistant (Community Mobiliser)

Host Entity: World Food Programme (WFP)

Volunteer category: National UN Youth Volunteer

Duty Station: Wilgamuwa (Matale), Thanamalwila (Moneragala), Thunukkai (Mullaitivu), Musali (Mannar) and Manmunai (Batticaloa)

Number of UN Volunteers: 5

Duration (in months): 09

Assignment Family Status: All youth and university assignments are without family

Expected Starting Date: 1st September 2020