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Recruitment for 18th group of Taiwan Youth Overseas Service kicks off

Recruitment for 18th group of Taiwan Youth Overseas Service kicks off

Recruitment for conscripts for the 18th group of Taiwan Youth Overseas Service of the International Cooperation and Development Fund (TaiwanICDF) has started, and it is expected that 45 servicemen will be recruited in 2018. Since mid-March 2018, the TaiwanICDF has held several campus recruitment events in succession. The events provide information on the selection process of servicemen so that college students in the north, central, south and east regions can plan and prepare for their applications ahead of time. Relevant application procedures, specialties and qualifications, and information on the expected country of dispatch can be found on the official website of the Ministry of the Interior.

In 2018, the recruitment must be recruited and the group of servicemen has been adjusted to be a public administration military service. Anyone who is born between 1983 and 1993, has not received a military service collection order, and meet the eligibility criteria for selection, can between April 17 and 30, 2018, check the official website of the Department of the Interior of the Ministry of the Interior: "General group of servicemen apply for the information system of the designated military service agency", the registration items include: basic personal information, Select the category (project) and service organization of the service, and print a photocopy of the ID and other documents and related professional documents by registered mail to the Department of the Interior of the Ministry of Internal Affairs before April 30 to complete the relevant application procedures.

The Executive Yuan approved the Taiwan Youth Overseas Service in 2001 to cultivate local talents for international cooperation, expand the international perspective of young people, and make good use of citizen support to promote national diplomacy and expand Taiwan’s international space. To date, a total of 1,351 servicemen and 17 groups have been dispatched to serve overseas. The former servicemen had performed very well, and this alternative military service has been highly affirmed by Taiwan’s friendly countries.

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  • Date:2018/3/27