United Nations Populations Fund is pleased to offer internship programme for international students to study in USA.
UNFPA Internship Programme offers a small group of outstanding students
the opportunity to acquire direct exposure to UNFPA operations. It is
designed to complement development-oriented studies with practical
experience in various aspects of UNFPA work.
have expressed interest in the field of development; ability to adapt to
new environments and work with individuals from different cultural
backgrounds. Interns work under the supervision of a staff member at
UNFPA. The background of the interns is matched with the needs of the
Qualifying for an Internship
for the internship programme are selected on a competitive basis. The
profiles of the interns are matched with the needs of the organization.
The following qualifications are required for consideration:
• Students should be enrolled in an advanced degree programme or have recently graduated;
• Students must have written and spoken proficiency in English; fluency in French, Spanish or Arabic is an asset.
do not receive a salary or any other form of remuneration from UNFPA.
The costs associated with an intern’s participation in the programme
must be assumed either by the nominating institution, which may provide
the required financial assistance to its students, or by the students
themselves, who will have to meet living expenses as well as make their
own arrangements for accommodation, travel and other requirements. In
addition, applicants must have medical insurance for the duration of the
Closing date: 31 December 2017 – 5:00pm (New York time) | Duty station: New York, USA.
To view the complete job description and apply to this position, CLICK HERE .
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