The successful candidate will have the following duties and responsibilities:
Assist the LHD regional unit in review of new project proposals and reports related to the LHD portfolio for the countries in Asia and the Pacific;
Assist the LHD regional unit in strengthening IOM’s cooperation with the Asian Development Bank (ADB) through the establishment and support to the Labour Migration Task Force
Provide support and coordination assistance for regional processes such as Colombo Process, ASEAN, Abu Dhabi Dialogue and other regional and global processes related to the LHD portfolio.
Assist in the preparation and distribution of monthly work updates including liaison with field missions in the region;
Support the development and maintenance of the unit’s information resources in a user-friendly and coherent manner;
Collect, track and analyse labour migration and project data generated by IOM activities;
Prepare high-quality presentations, talking points and other outreach materials;
Assist in the organisation of workshops, conferences, and webinars for the LHD regional unit and projects in the region;
Assist in the preparation for and participate in internal and external meetings, and draft notes for file; and
Perform other such duties as may be assigned.
Eligibility and Selection
The Internship Programme aims at attracting talented students and graduates who have a specific interest in, or whose studies have covered, areas relevant to IOM programmes and activities. Interns must be between 20 and 36 years old and should have less than two years of relevant working experience. The Internship Programme is open to candidates of any nationality. **