For an overview of work opportunities and a list of the currently advertised vacancies at UNESCO, please visit UNESCO’s employment page. The site provides detailed information to guide you through the online application process.

The Ethics periodically hires interns to work on projects. We are currently looking for candidates with the following qualifications:

  • Advanced university degree in law, international relations or political sciences
  • Excellent knowledge of English and good working knowledge of French
  • Excellent communication skills 
  • High sense of confidentiality and discretion.
  • The candidate must be enrolled in a graduate or post-graduate degree program in a university or equivalent institution at the time of application

Interested candidates are encouraged to contact the office at ethics(at) to be sent the post description. Candidates must also apply to the general intership program here.

Please note that UNESCO interns are not paid and that all costs related to travel, insurance, accommodation and living expenses must be borne either by the intern or their sponsoring institutions.


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