UNFCCC’s Action for Climate Empowerment Internship Programme 2019 for postgraduate students

Application Deadline: December 16th 2018

The UNFCCC internship programme provides opportunities for postgraduate students from diverse academic backgrounds to foster learning and development through practical work assignments. Selected candidates gain insight into the work of UNFCCC through support and assistance by the respective supervisor(s) in various areas related to climate change.

Eligibility Requirements:

Education requirement

  • Applicants should have completed an undergraduate degree and be currently enrolled in a Master degree programme.
  • Applicants pursuing their studies in countries where higher education is not divided into undergraduate stages should have completed at least four years of study and be enrolled as a student at the time of application and during the internship.

Field of study

At the time of application and during the entire period of internship applicants should be enrolled in a recognized university for a Master degree programme in a field related to the work of UNFCCC secretariat. The following branches of study are eligible:

  • Communication
  • Economics
  • Environmental Sciences
  • Event Management
  • IT / Computer Science
  • Human Resources and/or Public Administration
  • International Law
  • International Relations
  • Natural Sciences
  • Political Science

Language skills

Applicants should have strong written and oral communication skills in English.

Duration:

  • Internship assignments at UNFCCC can be minimum of two months and a maximum of six months.

Remuneration:

For More Information:

Visit the Official Webpage of the UNFCCC’s Action for Climate Empowerment Internship Programme 2019 

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