|Location :||Nairobi, KENYA|
|Application Deadline :||25-Jul-17 (Midnight New York, USA)|
|Time left :||5d 23h 14m|
|Type of Contract :||Internship|
|Post Level :||Intern|
|Languages Required :||English|
|Starting Date :
(date when the selected candidate is expected to start)
|Duration of Initial Contract :||3 Months|
|Expected Duration of Assignment :||6 Months|
|UNDP is the United Nations’ global development network, an organization advocating for change and connecting countries to knowledge, experience and resources to help people build a better life. UNDP is currently in 177 countries worldwide and works in the following programme areas:
In Somalia, UNDP works with local partners ? NGOs, civil society and government towards a peaceful and secure nation for all Somalis. Together with 23 other UN agencies, UNDP is helping Somalis recover from 20 years of conflict, build peace, rebuild their institutions, and set Somalia on the path to development.
UNDP supports the people of Somalia to achieve the following outcomes: peace building and conflict management, people-centered governance and law, economic recovery and environmental protection, and protecting and empowering women. It carries out its work through two main programmes – Governance, Rule of Law and Security and Poverty Reduction and Environment, and incorporates issues of Human Development and Economics, Peace building, HIV/AIDS and Gender across all of its work. UNDP Somalia has its office in Mogadishu, area offices in Hargeisa, Somaliland and Garowe, Puntland, and a support centre in Nairobi. The internship will be based in Nairobi, Kenya.
The Human Resources unit is seeking an intern who is interested in gaining experience and providing support to this work. The Intern shall report to the Human Resources Associate.
Duties and Responsibilities
|Under the overall guidance of the Human Resources Associate, the intern is expected to perform the following tasks:
Development and Operational Effectiveness;
Required Skills and Experience
|Applicants must at the time of application meet one of the following requirements:
UNDP is not responsible for any claims by any parties where the loss of or damage to their property, death or personal injury was caused by the actions or omission of action by the interns during their internship.
Interns are not financially remunerated by UNDP.
All costs connected with an intern’s participation in the Programme must be borne by:
UNDP accepts no responsibility for the medical insurance of the intern or costs arising from accidents and illness incurred during an internship. As interns are not covered under any insurance, including MAIP, they should not travel to hazardous locations in the course of their internship with UNDP.
Applicants for internship must show proof of valid medical insurance for the duty station for which they will work. It must include adequate coverage in the event of an injury or illness during the internship which: