The United Nations Foundation links the UN’s work with others around the world, mobilizing the energy and expertise of business and non-governmental organizations to help the UN tackle issues including climate change, global health, peace and security, women's empowerment, poverty eradication, energy access, and U.S.-UN relations. The Universal Access Project (UAP), a project of the United Nations Foundation, convenes an innovative community of donors and NGOs in a coordinated effort to protect and strengthen the largest source of funding for international reproductive health and family planning – U.S. foreign aid. UAP partners with a community of donors and NGOs to strengthen U.S. support for access to reproductive health and family planning globally by:
The Intern reports to and receives direction from the Senior Communications Manager, Universal Access Project. The Intern also provides support to and works closely with the entire Universal Access Project team, as well as other UNF teams working to advance the health and rights of girls and women.
As an Intern for the Universal Access Project, duties and responsibilities may include:
Benefits and Compensation
The United Nations Foundation offers unpaid semester-long full and part-time internships. We are happy to host interns who are able to receive academic credit or a stipend through their college or university. However, please note that it is not a requirement in order to intern with us.