Internship – Energy, Food Security at WFP

Internship – Energy for Food Security (72281)

Deadline Date: Wednesday, 27 December 2017


All applicants must:

  • Be currently enrolled and at least two years’ undergraduate studies or graduated in the last six months;
  • Have attended courses in the last 12 months;
  • Be fluent in English. Fluency in other WFP official and working languages is always an asset and may be an additional requirement at some duty stations;
  • Present a medical certificate (dated 30 days or less from the beginning of internship) stating that s/he is fit to work and travel; fitness to travel should include full immunization for the country where the WFP internship takes place.

Learning Elements – At the end of the six months assignment, the intern should have:

  • Good understanding on how accessible energy relates to food security in humanitarian settings.
  • Good understanding of how to apply energy related activities to trigger action at community level to build resilience.
  • Clear overall understanding of WFP’s energy programmes and their implementation in the field.
  • A good understanding on how WFP operates on a day-to-day basis and how WFP’s climate change interventions impact food security and nutrition.

Applicants will be required to include a motivation letter in their application.

Terms and Conditions:

  • Interns receive a monthly stipend from WFP up to the maximum amount of US$1000 per month depending on the duty station of assignment.

Read more and apply here.


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