UNFPA Internship Programme at New York USA Application Form 2019/2020 is out register here. This is to inform the general public about 2019/2020 United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Internship Program. Start your Registration here.
United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Internship Program 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.
UNFPA Internship Description
Applicants should 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 organization.
How it works
Interns 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 internship. Proof of insurance will need to be submitted before the internship begins.
Who can apply for 2019/2020 United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Internship Program?
- 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.
Shortlist Criteria for UNFPA Internship Program
Qualified Candidates for the internship program are selected on a competitive basis. The profiles of the interns are matched with the needs of the organization. Interested Candidates must meet up with application form criteria.
How to apply for 2019/2020 UNFPA Internship Program
- Apply/register HERE
- Click on apply now to proceed
Application Form Closing Date
the deadline is 19th December 2019