Internship Program at UNFPA Headquarters in New York

Are you looking for an opportunity to jumpstart your career in international relations?

The inclusive UNFPA Internship Programme offers outstanding students the opportunity to acquire direct exposure to UNFPA operations. It is designed to complement development-oriented studies with practical experience in various aspects of UNFPA work.



  • Be enrolled in a postgraduate degree programme
  • Be enrolled in the final academic year of a first university degree programme
  • Have recently graduated with a university degree, and, if selected, must start the internship within one-year of graduation.
  • Be enrolled in a postgraduate professional traineeship programme and undertake the internship as part of this programme.

Students must have written and spoken proficiency in English; fluency in another UN language is an asset.

This is an unpaid internship with an amazing opportunity to be on the United Nations team in New York.


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If you are still interested in looking at other internship opportunities, click below!

The Gavi Internship Program in Geneva and Washington D.C.


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