Application is now open for the UNOSSC Digital Communication Internship USA 2019
This is a general call for internships throughout 2019. Applications from interested and qualified applicants will be accepted on an ongoing basis for this communications internship at our New York headquarters.
The United Nations Office for South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC) intends to be a solid knowledge center that provides advisory and consulting services to Member States and United Nations entities on South-South and triangular cooperation that allows Developing countries effectively face their main development challenges. and take advantage of global opportunities to address along with monitoring progress in the implementation of the Buenos Aires Action Plan, the New Directions Strategy and the Nairobi Outcome.
UNOSSC collaborates with Member States around the world, at the regional level and within the United Nations system to facilitate practical expressions of solidarity from the South towards the achievement of internationally agreed development goals. UNOSSC works with a wide range of partners, including global centers of excellence, to intensively explore how endogenous capacity development will be promoted, how technological advances in the global South will be systematically expanded and shared, and how the mechanisms of development can be exploited. Innovative emerging financing through SouthSouth and triangular cooperation. UNOSSC guarantees that our southern constituencies have timely access to high-quality analytical planning, mapping, programming and reporting on data, trends and opportunities that will drive South-South and triangular cooperation in ways that ensure success.
UNOSSC has established an internship program for young professionals interested in strengthening their understanding of the United Nations, UNOSSC, their mandate, mission and their work within and outside the United Nations system. The UNOSSC internship program provides professional enrichment for young professionals, improving their leadership and professional skills, as well as expanding their global perspectives.
The UNOSSC digital communications intern is responsible for developing high impact communications materials for the office. This internship requires strategic thinking with the ability to deliver high quality and well written materials that invite reflection under pressure and tight deadlines.
Deadline is January 1, 2020