UN Volunteers is inviting applications for internship in Communications and Knowledge Management. Internship is awarded to students who are currently enrolled in a masters’ degree in Social Sciences, International Relations, Communications, Public or Business Administration, Economics or a related field. The duration of this internship is 3 months. Internship application deadline is 26th February 2016.
Field of Internship: Communications and Knowledge Management Internship programme.
Course Level: Internship
Internship Provider: UN Volunteers
Internship can be taken at: UNV Headquarters, Bonn, Germany
Is this paid internship? The internship programme operates on a non-remunerative basis. Costs and arrangements for travel, visa, accommodation and living expenses are the responsibility of the intern. Expected amount of working hours per week is 40 hours, exclusive of one hour off for lunch per day.
Internship Description: The United Nations Volunteers (UNV) programme is the UN organization that contributes to peace and development through volunteerism worldwide. Volunteerism is a powerful means of engaging people in tacking development challenges, and it can transform the pace and nature of development. Volunteerism benefits both society at large and the individual volunteer by strengthening trust, solidarity and reciprocity among citizens, and by purposefully creating opportunities for participation. UNV contributes to peace and development by advocating for recognition of volunteers, working with partners to integrate volunteerism into development programming, and mobilizing an increasing number and diversity of volunteers, including experienced UN Volunteers, throughout the world. UNV embraces volunteerism as universal and inclusive, and recognizes volunteerism in its diversity as well as the values that sustain it: free will, commitment, engagement and solidarity.
Number of awards offered: UNV is headquarters in Bonn, Germany and has approximately 150 staff positions.
Internship Duration: The duration of internship is 3 months.
How to Apply: Applications should be submitted via e-mail to Mr Paul Armand Menye (paul.menye-at-unv.org) including a CV and a cover letter.
Internship Application Deadline: Internship application deadline is 26th February 2016.