The aim of the programme is to enable young people to gain a first-hand experience in the work of Delegations and an in-depth understanding of their role in the implementation of EU external policies.
Every 24 months, the EEAS and EC open a call for expression of interest. For the current round 2019-2021, there are 80 junior professionals posted in different Delegations.
Next call, for the round 2021-2023, will be published in January 2021.
The JPD programme is based on the: