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:
The UNFPA Internship Programme is on a non-remunerative basis.
The costs connected with an intern's participation in the Programme must be borne either by the nominating institution, which may provide the required financial assistance to its students, or by the student, who will have to obtain financing, as well as make his or her own arrangements for accommodation, travel, medical insurance, etc.
Applicants interested in participating in UNFPA's Internship Programme must submit a United Nations Personal History Form (P-11) and an Application Form along with a brief statement describing your interests and reasons for wishing to participate in the Programme.
Applications may be submitted by e-mail to internship[at]unfpa.org
If you would like to have any further information, please contact:
Division for Human Resources,
United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) 220 East,
17th Floor New York,
N.Y. 10017 USA.
Fax: (212) 297-4908. E-mail: internship[at]unfpa.org
For more information see; UNFPA Internship Programme