The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) invites applications for its international internship engagements with the Africa Branch (AB) of the Field Operations and Technical Cooperation Division (FOTCD).
Based in Geneva – Switzerland, the intern reports to the Human rights officer within the assigned geographical pillar. Internship engagements shall be for an initial period of three (3) months, renewable for a combined period of six (6) months, upon further approval by the supervisor.
To qualify for the United Nations Secretariat internship programme applicants must, at the time of their submission,
How-to-Apply: Qualified individuals are required to first create an Inspira account and then may apply directly to the United Nations Internship – Human Rights 2021 and other opportunities with the United Nations Secretariat at: https://careers.un.org. Click here to Apply Online
Incomplete applications/personal history profiles (PHPs) will not be reviewed. Africa Branch managers will directly contact short-listed applicants for an interview. For this reason, in the application cover letter it is important that you:
Application Deadline: 23 October 2021
PLEASE NOTE: due to the covid-19 pandemic and resulting global travel restrictions, the internship will only start once these restrictions have been lifted therefore, interested candidates are encouraged to indicate their latest date of availability to start the engagement.
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