How can you make a difference?
The Adolescent Development and Participation (ADAP) Section, UNICEF East Asia and Pacific Regional Office (EAPRO) is seeking a qualified individual to provide support on the following:
- Contribute to UNICEF Regional Adolescent Development & Participation programmes, including supporting the Regional Network Meeting, conducting research on adolescent participation, and updating mapping and knowledge management products on behalf of ADAP-EAPRO. The research topic will be agreed upon at the start of the programme.
- Conduct a collaborative research project with youth volunteers at partner UN agencies on strengthening the UN’s actions with Thai/Asia-Pacific youth, including planning for International Youth Day 2019.
i) International Youth Day is organized and implemented in August 2019.
ii) Results of student research presented at International Youth Day.
iii) ADAP-EAPRO youth organization mapping updated.
Duration of Assignment: Starting asap, up to 12 weeks (Part-Time)
Official Travel: UNICEF EAPRO, Bangkok and some travels in Bangkok in agreement with supervisor.
- Be currently enrolled in, or a recent graduate within the past 2 years of a degree programme in international affairs, social innovation, global studies, development studies, public policy, or others.
- Have a strong academic performance as demonstrated by recent university or institution records, and a reference letter from academic supervisor or a recommendation letter from University Dean.
- Proficient in English and Thai.
- Applicants must be at least 18 years old.
Conditions of Intern:
- Expenses: Stipend according to UNICEF’s guideline is applicable.
- Visa: Intern is responsible for obtaining the necessary entry visa and arranging their travel to Bangkok. UNICEF/EAPRO will assist only in issuing documents required in visa processing.
- Health/Medical insurance: UNICEF accepts no responsibility for costs or fatality arising from illness or accidents incurred during the internship whether on or off UNICEF premises. The intern must carry adequate and regular medical insurance. The intern will be required to provide with a proof of medical insurance prior to commence work.
- Confidentiality. The intern is required to respect the confidentiality of information that s/he collect or is exposed to at UNICEF. No reports or papers may be published based on information obtained from UNICEF without the explicit written authorization by the Head of Office or Division Director.
- Impartiality. The intern is required to respect the impartiality and independence required of UNICEF and will not seek or accept instructions regarding the services performed under the internship agreement from any Government or from any authority external to UNICEF.
- Employment Prospects. There is no expectance of employment at the end of the internship.
Provision of Supervising and Monitoring:
The intern will work under the supervision of Regional Advisor, ADAP.
How to apply:
Interested individuals are requested to submit application letter and CV no later than 17 June 2019.
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Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted and advance to the next stage of the selection process.