Falkland Islands and the EU

Junior Professional in Delegation (JPD)

04/12/2017 - 00:00
Junior Professionals in Delegations (JPD)

The European External Action Service (EEAS) and the European Commission (EC) have established a high-level traineeship programme that gives an opportunity to highly qualified junior professionals from the EU Member States to work in the EU Delegations worldwide.

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:

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