Application Due Date: August 31 st 2019

The FAO Internship Program is a discovering chance intending to draw in skilled girls and guys who are highly encouraged to share their brand-new viewpoints, ingenious concepts and most current research study experience in FAO’s domains. The program offers chosen trainees, registered in an under-graduate, graduate or post-graduate degree program or current graduates with the chance to supplement, their scholastic understanding with an useful work tasks in a field associated to the work of FAO.

This will allow them to acquire a much better understanding of FAO’s required and programs. At the very same time, the Program offers FAO with the support of certified people focusing on pertinent fields in connection to FAO Strategic Goals and UN Sustainable Advancement Goals.

The Food and Farming Company of the United Nations (FAO) leads global efforts to beat cravings and to support advancement in member nations in the locations of farming, fisheries and forestry. FAO’s required is to raise levels of nutrition, enhance farming efficiency, much better the lives of rural populations and add to the development of the world economy.

Reporting Lines

The intern will report to an appointed manager.

Technical Focus

The intern will be designated to various fields of work according to his/her profile and to the requirements of the Company.

Jobs and duties

The intern will carry out the functions defined in the Regards to Referral (TOR) prepared by the employing workplace prior to the start of the project and concurred by the intern.


 Registered in an under-graduate, academic degree program in an authentic (i.e. noted in the IAU/UNESCO information base) university at the time of application or current graduates.

Prospects should focus on a field pertinent to the objective and work of FAO.

Working understanding of a minimum of one FAO language (Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Russian or Spanish). Understanding of a 2nd FAO language will be thought about a possession. Just language efficiency certificates from UN certified external service providers and/or FAO language authorities evaluations (LPE, ILE and LRT) will be accepted as evidence of the level of understanding of languages showed in the online applications.

Be nationals of FAO Member Nations.

Prospects need to be aged in between 21 and30

Prospects need to have the ability to adjust to a worldwide multicultural environment and have great interaction abilities.

Prospects with relative (specified as bro, sis, mom or daddy) used by FAO under any kind of legal plan are not be qualified for the Internship Program.

Prospects need to have proper home or migration status in the proposed task station prior to the start of the internship project.

FAO Core Proficiencies

 Outcomes Focus.

Team effort.


Structure Efficient Relationships.

Understanding Sharing and Constant Enhancement

Technical/Functional Abilities

Pertinent scholastic experience in among the fields of the Company.

Choice Requirements

Prospects might be designated in a field pertinent to the objective and work of FAO.

Info to candidates

 Certified female candidates and certified nationals of non- and under-represented member countries in addition to prospects from the international south and Native Peoples are motivated to use.

Prospects are asked for to connect to their application a letter of inspiration, the proof of participation in an acknowledged university or copy of their scholastic credentials and copies of their language efficiency certificates.

All applications will be evaluated and just certified candidates will be straight called for interviews by the employing workplace.

FAO pays a regular monthly stipend to interns if they are not sponsored by sending out universities or other entities.


To use, check out the recruitment site Jobs at FAO at FAO and finish your online profile. Insufficient applications will not be thought about. Just applications gotten through the recruitment website will be thought about.

Jobs will be gotten rid of from the recruitment website at 23: 59 Main European Time (CET) on the due date for applications date. We motivate candidates to send the application well prior to the deadline date.

If you require aid, or have inquiries, please contact: [email protected]

To Find Out More:

Go To the Authorities Web Page of the United Nations (FAO) HQ Internship Program 2019

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