Other UN DC Opportunities

Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean

Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean’s Washington Office Internship Program is open to undergraduate and graduate students. The goal of the Internship is to offer successful candidates an opportunity to improve their skills as well as the experience of doing research on a wide range of economic issues including trade and international finance.
ECLAC Washington’s Internship

Food and Agriculture Organization

Our mandate is to support members in their efforts to ensure that people have regular access to enough high-quality food. We can help by supporting policies and political commitments that promote food security and good nutrition and by making sure that up-to-date information about hunger and malnutrition challenges and solutions is available and accessible.

Communications Internship – Deadline Feb 28

Partnerships and Outreach Internship – Deadline Feb 28


International Fund for Agricultural Development

The International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) offers internships in Washington, DC to individuals pursuing a course of studies or practical experience in policy advocacy or communications in the field of international development. Our internships expose students to a wide range of development issues, such as small-scale rural development, sustainability, gender issues, and development finance.
IFAD Internship Summer 2016 Deadline: April 8

International Labor Organization

The Washington D.C. Office of the International Labor Organization (ILO) has openings for part-time internship positions (20 hours per week) on an occasional basis throughout the year.
ILO Washington Internship

International Organization for Migration

International Organization for MigrationThe Washington D.C. Office of the International Organization for Migration (IOM) has an opening for a Donor Liaison Intern.  Deadline: November 10


United Nations Development Program

UNDP Washington is currently accepting applications from outstanding graduate students for our Web Developer/Communications Internship, as well as for general internships.
UNDP Washington Internship

United Nations Environment Program

UNEP RONA’S Internship Program
The United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) is located in the heart of downtown Washington DC. We have been welcoming interns from around the world for more than five years and offer programs in the following areas: Communications, Government Affairs, Environment Research, Environment Policy, Ecosystems Management and the Scientific Technical Advisory Panel (STAP)/Global Environment Facility (GEF).
UNEP RONA Internship

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) Regional Office, Washington offers unpaid internships within each of our six units – Caribbean, External Relations, Private-Sector Fundraising, Public Information, Resettlement, and U.S. Protection.
UNHCR Washington’s Internships


UNRWA is seeking a qualified intern on an ongoing basis to support the operations of the Washington Representative Office. The position is non-compensatory. UNRWA Internship

United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS)

The United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS) is an operational arm of the United Nations, supporting the successful implementation of its partners’ peacebuilding, humanitarian and development projects around the world.

Programme and Project Intelligence Analyst (Intern) – Deadline: April 3, 2017