The Commonwealth

The Commonwealth is a voluntary association of 56 independent and equal countries. It is home to 2.5 billion people, and includes both advanced economies and developing countries. 32 of its members are small states, including many island nations. Member governments have agreed to shared goals like development, democracy and peace. Their mission is to support member governments, and partner with the broader Commonwealth family and others, to improve the well-being of all Commonwealth citizens and to advance their shared interests globally. Their values and principles are expressed in the Commonwealth Charter. The Organization is currently advertising the following vacant posts for the Young Professional Programme (YYPS) consisting of multiple opportunities for talented and qualified young people from across the Commonwealth to contribute to our core work through the transference of technical expertise, innovative ideas, specialist knowledge, and fresh perspectives.





































Applications are open for nationals of  Commonwealth countries, which include Seychellois. Applications should be made via the Commonwealth’s online application system at

For further information about the  positions such as the Job Descriptions and Terms and Conditions please contact, or visit the Commonwealth Secretariat’s website,

Interested applicants should follow the respective links and are encouraged to email Mr. Herve Pool on for record purposes.

The information contained in this advert has been provided to the Foreign Affairs Department by Commonwealth and should not be construed as being information provided by the Foreign Affairs Department. The Foreign Affairs Department is not liable for any loss that may arise from any decision by the applicant to apply for the above role or from any action taken by the applicant as a result of the information set out in this advert.

International organisations usually keep the Foreign Affairs Department informed of exchanges with applicants. Therefore, for reason of security, applicants are advised to keep the relevant officer at the Foreign Affairs Department in copy of all correspondence with the organisation concerned.

In our experience, international organisations will not request for payment of any sorts from applicants.