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Resource Partners

At the current moment, the following countries fund APO assignments with FAO:  Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the Netherlands, the Republic of Korea, Norway, Singapore, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and the United States of America. 

Nationals from developing countries are sponsored by resource partners such as the Netherlands. In most cases, FAO handles the selection of APOs from developing countries.  Interested candidates must apply for the specific position that is reserved for candidates from developing countries.  Please be aware that there a few such positions and that the process only takes place over a limited time period every year.

CONTACT DETAILS

BELGIUM
Ministère des Affaires Etrangères
Website: http://www.dgcd.be

DENMARK
Multilateral Affairs Section
Ministry of Foreign Affairs / DANIDA
Website: http://um.dk/en

FINLAND
Ministry for Foreign Affairs
Department for Development Policy / Unit for UN Development issues
Website: http://formin.finland.fi

FRANCE
Ministère des Affaires Etrangères 
Direction générale de la coopération internationale et du Développement (DGCID)
Website: http://diplomatie.gouv.fr

GERMANY
Federal Office for Agriculture and Food (Bundesanstalt für Landwirtschaft und Ernährung (BLE)
Website: http://www.ble.de/

ITALY
UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UNDESA
Office of Human Resources for International Co-operation
Website: http://www.undesa.it

REPUBLIC OF KOREA
International Organizations Recruitment Centre
UN Division
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Website: http://unrecruit.mofa.go.kr

JAPAN
Embassy of Japan
Via Quintino Sella,  60
00187 Rome

 

THE NETHERLANDS
The Government of the Netherlands has delegated the selection of candidates to FAO.
Please visit this site for the APO positions financed by the Netherlands or NEDWORC Foundation Website: http://www.nedworcfoundation.nl/

NORWAY
Recruitment Section
Royal Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Website: http://www.regjeringen.no

SPAIN
Jefe de Área de Reclutamiento para Organismos Internacionales
Departamento de Cooperación Multilateral
Agencia Española de Cooperación Internacional para el Desarrollo (AECID)
Ministerio de Asuntos Exteriores y de Cooperación
Website: www.aecid.es

Sub-Director General de Relaciones Internacionales y Asuntos Comunitarios
Secretaría General Técnica
Ministerio de Agricultura, Alimentación y Medio Ambiente (MARM)
Website: http://www.magrama.gob.es/es/

SWEDEN
Swedish International Development Agency (SIDA)
Department for Global Cooperation
Website: http://www.sida.se

SWITZERLAND
Chef Secteur Agriculture durable internationale
Office Fédérale de l'Agriculture
Website: http://www.admin.ch

UNITED STATES
Contact information for U.S. citizens only
U.S. Department of Agriculture
Foreign Agricultural Service
Website: http://www.fas.usda.gov/