HQ: Business Development Intern, Green Growth Knowledge Partnership

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  • Added Date: Wednesday, 18 January 2023
  • Deadline Date: Thursday, 02 February 2023
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HQ: Business Development Intern, Green Growth Knowledge Partnership

Based in Seoul, The Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI) is an intergovernmental organization founded to support and promote a model of economic growth known as \"green growth\", which targets key aspects of economic performance such a poverty reduction, job creation, social inclusion, and environmental sustainability. GGGI works with countries around the world, building their capacity and working collaboratively on green growth policies that can impact the lives of millions. The organization partners with countries, multilateral institutions, government bodies, and private sector to help build economies that grow strongly and are more efficient and sustainable in the use of natural resources, less carbon intensive, and more resilient to climate change. The Climate Action and Inclusive Development (CAID) Unitplays a critical part in supporting GGGIโ€™s global, regional, and country-level programs and projects.

The Green Growth Knowledge Partnership (GGKP), with secretariat offices in GGGI (Seoul) and UNEP (Geneva), is a global community of policy, business, and finance professionals and organisations committed to collaboratively generating, managing, and sharing knowledge on the transition to an inclusive green economy. For more information on the GGKP, please visit (www.greengrowthknowledge.org/about-us).


We are looking for a motivated individual to support the Green Growth Knowledge Partnership (GGKP) team in the Climate Action and Inclusive Development (CAID) unit to support business development and product design for expansion efforts of the team and its services.

This internship is expected to be particularly beneficial for candidates who seek early-stage development in the area of business development or product management, in the intersection of public and private sector, such as green business, green finance or โ€œESGโ€ implementation.

Under direct supervision of the Senior Officer, Green Growth Knowledge Partnership, the intern will perform the following tasks:

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