Stage posté par United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees - Washington, DC
Publié le : 27 nov. 2012
The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) Regional Representation in Washington, DC, seeks a volunteer intern to assist in its External Relations (ER) department.
The ER department liaises with governmental and non-governmental agencies and organizations on matters of general refugee policy and UNHCR protection and assistance programs. The unit represents UNHCR programs and needs to Congressional and administrative offices concerned with refugee assistance and solutions for refugee situations.
External Relations & Government Affairs Internship
Duties and Responsibilities Include:
Qualifications and Experience:
It is essential that interns possess a superior command of English with excellent written and oral communication skills. An understanding of the Congressional legislative process is helpful. Knowledge of international affairs, refugee situations and foreign languages are highly desirable.
Both full and part time internships are available, with a minimum of 20 hours per week.
Applications must be complete or they will not be considered. Please send resume, cover letter and brief writing sample and dates of availability to the External Relations Intern Coordinator, UNHCR, 1775 K St., NW, Suite 300, Washington, DC 20006, email@example.com / Fax: 202-296-5660
UNHCR thanks all applicants. UNHCR will only contact those applicants who will be interviewed.