UNRISD Internship Program 2019

UNRISD Internship Program 2019

UNRISD Internship Program 2019

Applications are now open for the UNRISD internship Program 2019 but the internship starts by June 2019.UNRISD is a research body within the UN but the aim of the body is to ensure justice in social issues. It follows that the body attends to contemporary but societal issues. Visit the official website  UNRISD internship Program 2019 to check the deadline.

Roles of the intern
To provide research help.
Intern will assist with proofreading.
It is to contribute to ongoing tasks but incidental tasks may come into play too.

Qualifications, skills and competencies
The applicant should be pursuing a degree in social policy but it may not necessarily be a degree in social policy. Similar courses will do.
He must have strong communication skills
Intern must have the ability to work on a team and
The individual must have the ability to handle many tasks and take initiative.
Interested person must have an interest in topics covered by social policy.

Eligibility
(ii) He  can only apply if in his  final academic year of a first university degree programme (minimum Bachelor’s level or equivalent) or;
(iii) He must have graduated with a university degree (as defined in (i) and (ii) above) and, if selected, commence the internship within a one-year period of graduation;
Interns are not financially remunerated;
UNRISD is not responsible for interns’ travel expenses to and from Geneva or for mandatory medical insurance during the period of the internship.

Duration and Additional Information

The usual duration of the internship is three months.

If you have the required qualifications and are interested in this position, please apply online by clicking the button below.

Use the “cover letter” section to explain your qualifications and interest in this position.

Please use the “statement” section to explain your understanding of social policy in a development context.

Kindly note that due to limited staff resources, only candidates that are shortlisted will intern but it is not in all cases. It is just to show that shortlisted candidates have more edge over others.

Visit the Official Website of the UNRISD Internship Program 2019 for more details.

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