Migration, Labour and UN Reform Intern (CHEG18.570)

  • Added Date: Monday, 17 September 2018
  • Deadline Date: Friday, 28 September 2018

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The United Kingdom Mission to the United Nations in Geneva represents the interests and policies of the UK at the UN and is recruiting a highly motivated Migration, Labour and UN Reform Intern.

They will work in the Humanitarian and Protracted Crises Team. The intern will monitor meetings and events at the ILO and other UN agencies, draft reports from meetings, and participate in organising events and high-level visits. The successful applicant will also work on modern slavery in the context of migration, implementing the Mission’s Modern Slavery objectives and liaising with key UN agencies on this issue. They will be expected to flex across team priorities, to help cover meetings on wider humanitarian and protracted crises issues as necessary. A supervisor will guide the intern and provide on-the-job training and evaluation. The internship will offer the intern an opportunity to get insight into the work of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office and the Department for International Development and to learn about working on multilateral issues in an international context.

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Monitor meetings and events at the ILO and other UN agencies, draft reports from meetings, and participate in organising events and high-level visits;

  • Work on modern slavery in the context of migration, implementing the Mission’s Modern Slavery objectives and liaising with key UN agencies on this issue;

  • Flex across team priorities, to help cover meetings on wider humanitarian and protracted crises issues as necessary

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