Category Archives: Internship

WFP Internships

WFP Internships The objectives of the Internship Programme are to promote among the participants a better understanding of the United Nations and of the World Food Programme. Internships provide Divisions at headquarters or country offices with the assistance of outstanding young students specializing in fields relevant to WFP activities. WFP will cover the intern for medical insurance during… Read More »

United Nations Internships

United Nations Internships The United Nations Office at Nairobi offers internship to students who are currently enrolled in at least the final year of a first university degree programme or in a graduate school (second university degree or higher) programme at the time of application,  or if they have graduated, can commence their internship within a one-year period after… Read More »

UN Young Professionals Programme

UN Young Professionals Programme The Young Professionals Programme (YPP) is a recruitment initiative for talented, highly qualified professionals to start a career as an international civil servant with the United Nations Secretariat. It consists of an entrance examination and professional development programmes once successful candidates start their career with the UN. Who can apply? The YPP examination is… Read More »

UN Internship Programme

UN Internship Programme The United Nations provides opportunities for students enrolled in a graduate programme to undertake an internship at its Headquarters in New York. This Internship Programme is for the United Nations Headquarters in New York only. The objective of the Internship Programme is threefold: to provide a framework by which graduate and post-graduate students from diverse… Read More »

UN-HABITAT Internships

UN-HABITAT Internships UN-HABITAT Internships: UN-HABITAT is the United Nations agency for human settlements, mandated to promote socially and environmentally sustainable towns and cities with the goal of providing adequate shelter for all. UN-HABITAT offers internships in Nairobi, Kenya for undergraduate and graduate university students. The internships have a duration of three to six months and are on a… Read More »

UNIFEM Internships

UNIFEM Internships UNIFEM Internships: The UNIFEM Internship Programme offers a small group of outstanding graduate-level students the opportunity to acquire direct exposure to UNIFEM’s work. It is designed to complement women’s development-oriented studies with practical experience in various aspects of multilateral technical cooperation, but also complements other international studies, including law. Internship assignments vary greatly in terms of… Read More »

UNICEF Internships

UNICEF Internships Overview The UNICEF Internship Programme offers eligible students the opportunity to acquire direct practical experience in UNICEF’s work. UNICEF is active in various functional areas related to its mandate, which can be categorized in three main pillars: Programme and Policy, External Relations and Operations. Read more about these areas here.   Internships are offered depending on the needs… Read More »

UNFPA Internship Programme

UNFPA Internship Programme The 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 technical assistance. Candidates for the internship programme are selected on a competitive basis. The following qualifications are required for consideration: Expressed interest… Read More »

2020 VSO ICS Volunteering Program

2020 VSO ICS Volunteering Program Organization: Voluntary Service Overseas (VSO) Duration: 10-12 weeks About The VSO ICS Volunteering Program 2020 The VSO international citizen service volunteering program is an opportunity for young people to gain valuable skills and experience while bringing about lasting change in communities. The International Citizen Service (ICS) is a UK Government funded program providing volunteer placements… Read More »