Minorities Fellowship Programme 2017,  Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) – Geneva, Switzerland 

Fellowship Programme 2017 – Call for Applications The Minorities Fellowship Programme (MFP) was launched by the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) in 2005. Through the MFP, the OHCHR aims to give persons belonging to national or ethnic, religious and linguistic minorities an opportunity to gain knowledge on the UN system and mechanisms dealing with international human rights in general and minority rights in particular. The MFP is intended to assist organizations and communities in protecting and promoting the rights of minorities the fellows belong to. The…

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Fall 2017 Internships, United Nations – Washington, DC

The United Nations in Washington is currently accepting applications for Fall 2017 Internships.  The internships start in September, with some flexibility as to exact start dates, and last for at least three months. The application deadline is July 16.   If interested, click here to apply There are also opportunities available with other UN offices here in Washington. For more information on those internships please  visit this webpage.

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Fall Internships, United Nations – Washington, DC

INTERNSHIPS AT UNIC WASHINGTON Established in 1946, the UN Information Center is responsible for US/UN issues and serves as a liaison to Congress, the US government and foundations in Washington as well as to the media, academic institutions and public across the United States. The Center includes a small reference library that houses official UN documents as well as other materials published by the United Nations. The office also supports high-level visitors from headquarters and field offices around the world. UNIC’s internship program presents an enormous opportunity for college students…

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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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Summer Internships – UN Information Center Washington DC

Established in 1946, the UN Information Center is responsible for US/UN issues and serves as a liaison to Congress, the US government and foundations in Washington as well as to the media, academic institutions and public across the United States. The Center includes a small reference library that houses official UN documents as well as other materials published by the United Nations. The office also supports high-level visitors from headquarters and field offices around the world. UNIC’s internship program presents an enormous opportunity for college students and post-graduates seeking a…

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