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.
The Policy Planning team sits within the Executive Office and works across the Foundation on a variety of UN issues to support analysis, policy-supported work, and content preparation. In addition to monitoring, tracking and analyzing day-to-day issues relevant to international cooperation, the Policy Planning intern will provide cross-cutting policy, research, analysis, and events support—allowing him/her to learn about and work on several priority issues of the Foundation.
The UN Relations and Policy Intern will provide cross-cutting policy, research and events support to the Office – allowing him/her learn about several priority issues of the Foundation.
The Intern will report to the Special Adviser and Head of Policy Planning.
The United Nations Foundation offers unpaid, semester-long full and part-time internships during the following:
• Fall: September-December
• Spring: January-April
• Summer: June-August
*Please note that actual internship dates may vary slightly.
The United Nations Foundation is happy to host interns who are able to receive academic credit or a stipend through their college or university. However, please note that it is not a requirement in order to intern with us
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