JPO Facts and Figures


When was the JPO programme established?

UNIDO and UNDP jointly established the programme in 1972.
 

Who supports the JPO programme and where have JPOs been stationed?

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Countries supporting the JPO programme
blue marker Where JPOs have been stationed *
 

Number of JPOs sponsored per donor country since 1996*

Austria 12 9%
Belgium 7 5%
China 3 2%
Denmark 13 10%
France 2 2%
Germany 15 12%
Italy 25 19%
Japan 12 9%
Republic of Korea 3 2%
Kuwait 2 2%
Netherlands 17 13%
Norway 10 8%
Russian Federation 3 2%
Saudi Arabia 1 1%
Spain 3 2%
Sweden 1 1%
Switzerland 1 1%
Total 130 100%

What percentage of JPOs have been stationed outside of the UNIDO headquarters?**

Headquarters 71%
Field 29%
Total 100%

 
 

What has been the male-to-female ratio of JPOs?**

Male 50%
Female 50%
Total 100%


 

*   - Data from 1996 - 2017
** - Data from 2010 - 2017