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  • New York, NY
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1945
  • Government
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  • Unknown / Non-Applicable

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Though it shares some traits with hippies, the United Nations is much more than a peace and love cultural movement. Comprising 193 member countries (nearly every country in the world), the UN works toward maintaining international peace and security and finding solutions for ...

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    There is a written assessment (usually 3 hours, to be done online). The exam focuses on substantive issues. It is followed by a competency-based interview. It is based on CAR -> Context: Give a brief context. Action: Outline actions attributable to you. Results: Demonstrate the impact you had.

    Tell me about a time when you where part of a successful team? What was your role in the team? What were the problems in the team and how did you solve them?

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