The United Nations currently receives applications for 2018 UN Global internship for Young Professionals with the aim to (1) making the UN Global Compact and its principles part of business plan and operations everywhere; and (2) Creating cooperation among significant stakeholders/trustee by raising partnerships to achieve the UN goals.
Depends on their level of experience and training; UN Global Compact interns will:
- Carry out research relating to corporate citizenship, especially on human rights, labor, anti-corruption, and environment;
- Write-down and edit article publications, papers and documents;
- liaise with Global Compact stakeholders on crucial corporate citizenship topics;
- Give full support to the organization of various events and meetings;
- Help out with activities relating to outreach;
- handle email and other inquiries;
- Implementation of the Global Compact’s integrity measures;
- Carried out administrative roles as assigned.
- Applicants must be an undergraduate or graduate (bachelors or second university degree, or higher) during application and internship time; or
- Under any condition, applicants may have graduated less than a year to commence a UN internship.
Check through the eligibility requirement for internships HERE.
Internships with the UN Global Compact are available for a duration of three to six months. The timing of internship is not fixed. We encourage candidates to apply for the following sessions:
- Summer / Fall: August to December
- Winter / Spring: January to June
N.B- No payment for the internships at UN Headquarters. Interns must be able to cover their:
- costs of travel
- Living expenses during the internship period.
Candidate interested in pursuing an internship with the UN Global Compact must submit an online application at the UN Careers website.
- Search Job Openings section
- Select “Internship”, and “New York” under the Duty Station field.
- Click on the Search button.
- Search for UN Global Compact internship by Job Opening ID Number.
Deadline Date: 30 April 2018.
The Global Compact Internship Job Opening Number is 89920. For details Information: