UNWTO (World Tourism Organisation)_Trainee_Institutional Relations and Resource Mobilization_Spain_(aplication deadline extended)
Terms of Reference
The UNWTO Institutional Relations and Resource Mobilization Programme is looking for an intern to collaborate in the areas of its programme of work for 2016/2017. The selected candidate will be assisting in the following fields of action, depending on his/her academic background and professional interests:
a) Assistance in the implementation of the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development, 2017 on a global level by engaging in partner- and sponsorships with representatives of Governments, private sectors, etc.
b) Assistance in the implementation of the 2030 Development Agenda and the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
c) Assistance in issues related to the United Nations system – preparation of communications like letters and mailings, background research, etc.
b) Assistance in updating and improving the communication/website of the Programme
c) Assistance in the preparation of meetings and travels of the Programme staff
e) Any other activity related to the areas of work of the Programme, if requested
The candidates should meet the following requirements:
a) Under-graduate or post-graduate studies in the field of social sciences, international relations, international law, tourism, or related training and work experience;
b) Excellent command of both written and oral English; experience in drafting documents, research papers, articles and correspondence in English is an asset;
c) Interest in international relations and the UN system; fundraising, partnerships, etc.
d) Ability to work in international environment and adapt quickly to different working cultures;
The preferred period of internship would be from July till December 2016.
Interested candidates shall send their CV and Motivation Letter at firstname.lastname@example.org