The United Nations Foundation links the UN’s work with others around the world, mobilizing the energy and expertise of business and non-governmental organizations to help the UN tackle issues including climate change, global health, peace and security, women’s empowerment, poverty eradication, energy access, and U.S.-UN relations.
Nothing But Nets is an innovative grassroots campaign that fights malaria, which claims the life of a child every two minutes. Our campaign goals are to raise funding to send life-saving bed nets to families and to advocate for malaria prevention programs like the President’s Malaria Initiative and the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria. The Nothing But Nets Communications intern will assist the communication team in preparing for major moments this spring including our annual Leadership Summit in March and World Malaria Day in April.
This is a part-time position, though the applicant ideally can work two full days a week (which days can be at his/her discretion, Mon/Wed or Tues/Thurs, as an example).
The Communications Intern reports to the senior member of the Nothing But Nets’ Communications Team.
The United Nations Foundation offers unpaid semester-long full and part-time internships.The Communications Intern, Nothing But Nets should be able to start in January 2019.