• Paid
  • UN HQ, New York

The Office of the Secretary-General’s Envoy on Youth is saying goodbye to unpaid internships!

  • Are you passionate about the work of the United Nations?
  • Are you motivated to help realise the potential of fellow young people?
  • Have you been waiting for too long for a paid entry-level opportunity to the UN?
  • Do you want to join the UN Youth Envoy as a Fellow?

Yes? Then you might be the right person for the job!

To begin with, UN Youth Envoy is looking for three young people to get on board the UN Youth Envoy’s Fellowship, which aims at providing you, a young talent, a chance to get involved the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals.

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United States


The selected fellows will join us at the United Nations’ Headquarters in New York for a duration of 12 months starting from March 2020.


  • Candidate age: between 18 and 29 throughout the entire duration of their assignment. Nationals of the country of assignment are not eligible, except the assignments in Headquarters duty stations.
  • Required degree level: Bachelor degree or equivalent
  • Experience remark: Up to 2 years of experience desired.
  • Language skills: English(Mandatory), Level – Fluent

Women, indigenous people, people with disabilities, LGBTQI+ candidates, and other marginalised groups are strongly encouraged to apply.

Check the official link for the details.

Eligible Regions: Open for all.

Application Process

To apply, click on the position you are interested in (Click the assignments below to check detailed information respectively):

  1. UN Volunteer in Coordination
  2. UN Volunteer in Social Media
  3. UN Volunteer in Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation

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Application Deadline: February 20, 2020

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