UN HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL ADVISORY COMMITTEE:

2019 WINTER INTERNSHIP

 

1. REQUIREMENTS

1) Currently enrolled at Korea University GSIS or as an undergraduate

2) Fluency in oral and written English is essential. Knowledge of another official UN language is an asset

3) Qualified to travel overseas

 

2. DESCRIPTIONS

* Period: 10th – 21st February 2020 (2 weeks)

* Location: Palais des Nations (Geneva, Switzerland)

* Responsibilities

- Attending as an assistant in UN Human Rights Council Advisory Committee 24th session

- Assisting in drafting and summarizing documents for conferences and relevant meetings

- Conduct research and write a paper on assigned human rights topic

- Working collaboratively with other interns

 

3. APPLICATION

* Send a cover letter and C.V. to humanrights@korea.ac.kr

* Application file name as follows: UNHRC_2019_winter_NAME

* Deadline: 11:59PM, 15th November, 2019

* In-person interviews will be arranged for short-listed candidates on 18th – 22th November, 2019

* Scholarship will be granted (on a condition of writing an individual report for the internship program)

 

4. INQUIRY

Human Rights Center, Korea University (humanrights@korea.ac.kr / 02-3290-2845)