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Application Guidelines JFY2019

Primary Course JFY2019

 

The Program for Global Human Resource Development for Peacebuilding and Development (Global Peacebuilders Program) is established by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan (MOFA) in order to strengthen civilian capacity for peacebuilding and development. The Hiroshima Peacebuilders Center (HPC), commissioned by MOFA, implements the program in cooperation with the United Nations Volunteers (UNV) programme.

The Primary Course is designed for people who have the strong will to build their careers in the field of peacebuilding and development to acquire the required practical knowledge and skills through participation in a 5-week Coursework in Japan.

This course expects to host 15 participants from Japan and 10 participants from other countries.
Those from the following countries are eligible to apply for this year’s program: Afghanistan, Burkina Faso, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ethiopia, Myanmar, Philippines, South Sudan, Sri Lanka, Uganda, Vietnam.

Duration: Tuesday, January 21, 2020-Friday, February 21, 2020
*Monday, February 24 and Tuesday, February 25 are optional.
Venue: Tokyo and Hiroshima City
Participation Fee: No fees charged for selected participants

Application Deadline: Wednesday, October 30, 2019 (9:00 am Japan Time)

* If you don’t receive a confirmation email from HPC within a few days of your submission, please contact HPC by phone or email. (Kindly refer to the contact information on the website)

Application Guidelines(PDF) | Contents of Coursework(PDF) | Application Form(Word) | Covenant(PDF)

 

 

Mid-Career Course

Applications closed

 

The Mid-Career Course provides 7-day training to those who have about 10 years of work experience in the fields related to peacebuilding and/or development, in order to further advance their professional careers in particular at the United Nations and other international organizations.

 

Duration: Saturday, August 31, 2019 – Friday, September 6, 2019

Venue: Hotel Asia Center of Japan (Tokyo)

Participation Fee: No fees charged for selected participants

 

Application Deadline: Wednesday, July 3, 2019 (9:00 AM Japan Time)

 

* If you don’t receive a confirmation email from HPC within a few days of your submission, please contact HPC by phone or email. (Kindly refer to the contact information on the website)

 

Application GuidelinesPDF|  Course OverviewPDF|  Application FormWord

* You may substitute 10. Employment with the P11 UN Personal History Form.

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