Counter Terrorism Intern

United Nations Integrated Stabilization Mission in Central African Republic (MINUSCA)


Work Location
This internship is designed to be full-time and in particular person however could be adjusted primarily based on the wants of the profitable candidate.
Anticipated length
2 to six months
Duties and Duties
The United Nations Workplace on Medication and Crime (UNODC) is remitted to help Member States of their wrestle towards illicit medicine, crime and terrorism. Within the context of world counter-terrorism, UNODC is remitted to supply help to requesting Member States of their efforts to handle the authorized and felony justice elements of stopping and countering terrorism. The Terrorism Prevention Department (TPB) of UNODC is without doubt one of the United Nations’ key suppliers of counter-terrorism technical help within the authorized and felony justice associated areas. It does this by offering help to nations to turn into events to the worldwide authorized devices associated to terrorism and to include their provisions into nationwide laws, constructing capability of nationwide felony justice entities and practitioners, and facilitating worldwide cooperation in felony issues. To realize sustained impression, TPB has developed technical help instruments, and broadening the scope of help when it comes to its substantive content material and assist to the implementation of the UN International Counter-Terrorism Technique (the Technique encourages UNODC to reinforce its provision of technical help to Member States and it encourages Member States to resort to the technical help delivered by the Workplace). Help supply is pursued underneath the framework of the brand new UNODC world challenge on Stopping and Countering Terrorism and in coordination with different world programmes and the related UNODC regional and nation programmes and related UN organizations. The internship is positioned within the Terrorism Prevention Department (TPB), Division for Treaty Affairs (DTA), United Nations Workplace on Medication and Crime (UNODC), Vienna (Austria). These internship positions are provided for an preliminary interval of two or three months with varied reporting dates, ranging from April 2024, with a chance for extension, topic to the wants of the division and the provision of the intern. The internship is UNPAID and full time. Interns work 5 days per week (40 hours) underneath the supervision of a workers member within the division or workplace to which they’re assigned. For extra info please go to The intern shall undertake the next duties which can embody, however are usually not restricted to: • Conduct analysis on felony justice elements of terrorism prevention and on particular counter-terrorism associated thematic areas; • Contribute to the elaboration of background paperwork, displays, briefing notes, summaries, speaking factors and speeches; • Help within the preparation of nationwide and regional technical help workshops, conferences, high-level occasions and conferences; • Attend and take notes at conferences, as required; and • Carry out different duties, as essential.
{Qualifications}/particular expertise
To qualify for an internship with the United Nations Internship Programme, the next circumstances have to be met: • Candidates should meet one of many following necessities: (a) be enrolled in a graduate faculty programme (second college diploma or equal, or greater); (b) be enrolled within the last educational 12 months of a primary college diploma programme (minimal Bachelor’s degree or equal); or (c) have not too long ago graduated with a college diploma (as outlined above) (OFFICIAL WRITTEN PROOF FROM THE UNIVERSITY SUPPORTING ONE OF THE ABOVE POSSIBILITIES MUST BE ATTACHED TO THE INSPIRA APPLICATION); • Be pc literate in customary software program functions • Have a demonstrated eager curiosity within the work of the United Nations and have a private dedication to the beliefs of the Constitution; and • Have a demonstrated skill to efficiently work together with people of various cultural backgrounds and beliefs, which embody willingness to attempt to perceive and be tolerant of differing opinions and views. No working expertise is required to use for the United Nations Internship Programme. Your coaching, schooling, advance course work or expertise ought to profit the United Nations throughout your internship.
English and French are the working languages of the United Nations. Fluency in English, i.e. oral and written proficiency, is required. Information of a further official UN language is an asset. Arabic, Chinese language, English, French, Russian and Spanish are the official languages of the United Nations Secretariat.
Further Data
Not obtainable.
Intern Particular textual content
Interns are usually not financially remunerated by the United Nations. Prices and preparations for journey, visas, lodging and residing bills are the duty of interns or their sponsoring establishments. Interns who are usually not residents or everlasting residents of the nation the place the internship is undertaken, could also be required to acquire the suitable visa and work/employment authorization. Profitable candidates ought to focus on their particular visa necessities earlier than accepting the internship supply.
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