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. The YPP examination is held once a year and is open to nationals of countries participating in the annual recruitment exercise. The list of participating countries is published annually and varies from year to year. Basic application criteria: You must have the nationality…

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Fall Internships, Women’s Foreign Policy Group – Washington, DC

General Internship: WFPG is looking for three responsible and motivated interns to focus on planning and outreach for programs featuring international affairs officials and experts. In addition to assisting with our Author and Embassy Series programs, interns also contribute to Celebrating Women Leaders Benefit Luncheons. Interns will also research foreign policy topics before events, assist in media outreach and the production of our newsletter, update the WFPG database and webpage, and complete other office tasks as assigned. Applicants must be available to work a minimum of two full days per…

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Internships, House Foreign Affairs Committee – Washington, DC

MEM-160-17 Republican side of the House Foreign Affairs Committee is seeking a Fall intern to handle administrative and some policy duties in the office. Duties will include answering phones, handling logistics for hearings, conducting research, and drafting statements. Qualified candidates will have a foreign policy background, possess excellent writing and communication skills, and be well-organized, responsible, and detail-oriented. All interested applicants should e-mail their cover letter, resume, and a 2 – 5 page writing sample to tnthfac@gmail.com by June 23, 2017. Cover letters should include the applicant’s anticipated availability for…

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