Scam Alert


Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and his wife travelled to New Zealand today, where they were shown examples of the country's renewable and sustainable energy efforts. Geothermal energy is converted into electricity and is also used to heat green houses.

UN Photo by Evan Schneider

  • UNDG does not charge a fee at any stage of its recruitment process (application, interview, processing, training, visa or other fee). Go to http://jobs.undp.org and click on ‘Vacancies’ to see the latest career opportunities with UNDG.
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    UNDG does not request or issue personal bank checks, Money Grams, Western Union or any other type of money transfer at any stage of its procurement / recruitment process.
  • UNDG does not request any information related to bank accounts or other private information prior to formal registration as a vendor.
  • UNDG does not offer prizes, awards, funds, certificates, scholarships or conduct lotteries through telephone, e-mail, mail or fax.
  • We strongly recommend that recipients of solicitations to apply for positions or engage in procurement exercises exercise caution regarding such solicitations.
  • Financial loss and identity theft can result from the transfer of money or personal information to those issuing such fraudulent correspondence. UNDG is not responsible for any such loss or theft.
  • Victims of scams may also wish to report them to local law enforcement authorities for appropriate action. Internet based scams can be reported to the Internet Crime Complaint Center.