TitleOrganizationLocationDeadlineDescriptionExternal website link
Marketing InternNatureServeTBD03/31/2018

NatureServe, a nonprofit conservation science and technology organization, provides the scientific basis for effective conservation action. With nearly 100 staff and an international network of over 80 natural heritage programs across the United States, Canada, and Latin America, we are the leading source of information on rare and endangered species and threatened ecosystems. We provide information and tools to conservation groups, government agencies, corporations, academia, and the public to help them make informed decisions about managing our natural resources. NatureServe holds a unique niche, by providing scientifically sound guidance for major conservation investments across the hemisphere.

https://natureserve.applicantpro.com/jobs/698738.html
INTERN - PROGRAMME MANAGEMENT (Multiple), I (Temporary Job Opening)United Nations Environment ProgrammeKINGSTON04/24/2018

The United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment) is the leading global environment authority that sets the global environmental agenda, promotes the coherent implementation of the environmental dimension of sustainable development within the United Nations system and serves as an authoritative advocate for the global environment. UN Environment's Ecosystems Division works with international and national partners, providing technical assistance and advisory services for the implementation of environmental policy, and strengthening the environmental management capacity of developing countries and countries with economics in transition. The Caribbean Environment Programme promotes regional co-operation for the protection and sustainable development of the marine environment of the 38 Member States and Territories of the Wider Caribbean Region. Established in 1981, it formed the basis for the development and adoption of the Cartagena Convention and its Protocols on Oil Spills, Marine Biodiversity (Specially Protected Areas and Wildlife - SPAW) and Pollution (Land Based Sources of Marine Pollution - LBS). Three sub-programmes of the Caribbean Environment Programme are Pollution; Marine Biodiversity and Communication.The internship opportunities are in the UN Environment, Caribbean Environment Programme (UN Environment-CEP) in Kingston, Jamaica. The UN Environment-CEP internships are for a duration of a minimum of three months, with a possibility for extension up to a maximum of six months, depending on the needs of the Organization. The Internship is UNPAID and full-time. Interns work five days per week (35-40 hours) under the supervision of a staff member in the department or office to which they are assigned. Responsibilities Daily responsibilities will depend on the individual's academic background, skill-set, the nature of specific projects and duration of the internship. Duties may include, but are not limited to the following: Carry out research, analysis and drafting of documents, and present data and information to support the implementation of projects and activities including the preparation of briefs, information material and presentations; Assist in the compilation, design, and dissemination of info-graphics, factsheets, and awareness materials including for posting on the CEP website, social media accounts (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Linked-in), display at national/regional events and inclusion in monthly and quarterly newsletters; Prepare Outreach and Promotional material for major environmental commemorative days including: International Day of Biodiversity, World Ocean's Day, World Environment Day and International Coastal Clean Up Day; Assist in the update of the CEP Focal Point and Photo Databases; Provide support to the implementation of programme and project activities at UNEP CEP including representation at national events, exhibitions; meetings of environmental clubs etc.; Assist in preparing for the 2018 Intergovernmental Meetings including summarizing reports on the implementation of the Cartagena Convention and its Protocols in member states. Carry out research and assist with the drafting of UNEP CEP strategy development.

https://careers.un.org/lbw/jobdetail.aspx?id=95807#utm_source=unjobs&utm_medium=more_info
Summer 2018 Development InternCeresBoston, MA, US05/01/2018

The Development Intern will work closely with many members of Ceres' small and active development team. This is an excellent opportunity for a highly organized and motivated individual to gain hands-on experience and specific training in many aspects of nonprofit development, including foundations, major gifts, annual fundraising programs and special events. Projects will include researching foundation and individual supporters, assisting with management of the organization’s donor databases, and tracking and evaluating fundraising efforts. Skills should include strong research and spreadsheet experience.  The ideal candidate will be a recent graduate or current student with strong interest in pursuing a career in the nonprofit development field.

https://www.ceres.org/about-us/career-opportunities?gnk=job&gni=8a7883a860ed7e8f0160ff9e0b8f14df
Intern - to Support Ecosystem Management Programmes UNEPMANAMA05/09/2018

1.Conduct research on selected aspects of programmes, operations and other activities, including data collection, analysis and presentation of data and information related to ecosystems and biodiversity;

2.Undertake research and provide inputs for the development of a series of stories to be used for the UN Environment website;

3.Assist in the preparation and finalization of various materials, including briefing notes, outreach materials, responding to letters and memos and other correspondences;

4.Support in practical and substantive organization of, in particular, meetings and workshops related to ecosystems and biodiversity;

5.Assist in research on the synergies, links, impacts and nexus between biodiversity and land issues, sustainable development goals, as well as Multilateral Environmental Agreements (MEAs) with selected environmental themes such as land and climate change.

6.Identifying linkages with similar programmes/projects in the region and opportunities to build new partnerships and promote synergy and cooperation.

7.Assist in the implementation and development of materials for the communication outreach project for Ecosystem Based Management Communication Project in the West Asia region;

8.Support communication activities;

9.Support other activities in the Ecosystem and Biodiversity Programme and other Sub-programmes in the UN Environment Office for West Asia.

https://careers.un.org/lbw/jobdetail.aspx?id=96604#utm_source=unjobs&utm_medium=more_info
Intern - GEFUNDPBangkok, Thailand05/11/2018

Undertake a desk review
Develop a policy paper or a presentation, anchored on the latest scientific and technical literature
Conduct a literature review and other relevant tasks related to parametric insurance products in the specific context of the GCF project formulation in IndonesiaAssist the implementation of a weather index-based insurance project in the Philippines.

https://jobs.undp.org/cj_view_job.cfm?cur_job_id=78553#utm_source=unjobs&utm_medium=more_info
Internship with the Biodiversity Finance Initiative - BIOFINUNDPIstanbul, TURKEY05/25/2018

Support the organization of Regional Workshops;
Provide support on the implementation of the Knowledge Management strategy;
Develop guidance materials and training materials on financing solutions for biodiversity conservation for BIOFIN teams in different countries; 
Review international best practises to identify case studies that can serve as examples for BIOFIN work;
Familiarize with the revised BIOFIN methodology and analyse different country outputs;
Write stories and news articles on BIOFIN activities;
Support the BIOFIN Communication team by promoting and maintaining BIOFIN’s social media updated (e.g. Website / Twitter / Facebook page);
Support the organization of webinars and regional calls;
Research, collect, analyse and present the work BIOFIN has been doing in its 30 core countries and the same for other similar projects working in different regions of the world
Monitor, analyse and synthesize the developments, press clippings and reports of BIOFIN, and maintain a database of BIOFIN news coverage and update regularly;

https://jobs.undp.org/cj_view_job.cfm?cur_job_id=78798#utm_source=unjobs&utm_medium=more_info
Communications InternIPBESBonn, Germany06/12/2018

The United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment) is the leading global environmental authority that sets the global environmental agenda, promotes the coherent implementation of the environmental dimension of sustainable development within the United Nations system and serves as an authoritative advocate for the global environment. The Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES) is an independent intergovernmental body which assesses the state of biodiversity and of the ecosystem services it provides to people. The Communications and Stakeholder Engagement Unit at IPBES is responsible for external communications, media relations, online public information and outreach to stakeholders in support of the IPBES work programme. The Internship is UNPAID and full-time. 

https://careers.un.org/lbw/jobdetail.aspx?id=98138
Intern - Environment Affairs, I (Temporary Job Opening)UNEPPanama City, Panama07/24/2018

The UN Environment/Latin America and the Caribbean Office/ Chemicals & Waste Unit promotes the transition of countries to the sound management of chemicals and waste in order to minimize impact on the environment and human health. UN Environment provides information and support initiatives to improve the management of chemicals and wastes, and facilitates implementation in the region of the various international agreements in force or under negotiation, including the Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm (BRS) Conventions, the Minamata Convention on Mercury, and the Strategic Approach to International Chemicals Management (SAICM). The Latin America and the Caribbean Office is currently implementing a range of projects within the UN Environment Programme of Work, Subprogramme on Chemicals and Waste.



Also, the last meeting of the Forum of Ministers of Environment for Latin America and the Caribbean (Cartagena, Colombia, March 2016) called upon UN Environment to additionally support the implementation of chemicals and waste MEAs, and the sound management of chemicals and waste. For this purpose, the Forum established the Intergovernmental Network on Chemicals and Waste for Latin America and the Caribbean, in order to strengthen the environmentally sound management of chemicals and waste, reinforcing sub-regional and regional cooperation and facilitating the exchange of experiences. The UN Environment Latin America and the Caribbean Office provides secretariat support to the Network, including support to the Steering Committee, the Working Group to develop a regional action plan on chemicals and waste (to be adopted by 2018), and the implementation of a programme of initial information exchange activities.



The UN Environment/Latin America and the Caribbean Office/ Chemicals & Waste Unit internship is for six (6) months. The Internship is UNPAID and full-time. Interns work five days per week (40 hours) under the supervision of a staff member in the department or office to which they are assigned.

https://careers.un.org/lbw/jobdetail.aspx?id=82509
Internship RosterBiodiversity InternationalTBD07/26/2018

Bioversity's internship programme has three major objectives: 1) to offer young graduate or undergraduate students an opportunity to acquire direct practical experience in their field of specialization; 2) to promote a better understanding of Bioversity and the CGIAR system; 3) to provide groups at headquarters and in the country offices with the assistance of outstanding young students specializing in fields relevant to Bioversity's activities.

https://www.bioversityinternational.org/jobs/
Research Intern, Green Bonds and FinanceU.S. Green Building Council (USGBC)Dist. Columbia, United States08/31/2018

The Research Intern will support the research on connections between green bonds and green building rating systems. The intern will help review market trends and develop new, green building-based tools. The work will help improve access to capital for a wide variety of green building projects.

https://careercenter.usgbc.org/job/research-intern-green-bonds-and-finance/39321518/
Intern - Environment Affairs (Two Positions)UNEPToyama; Busan, Japan11/19/2018

The United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment) is the leading global environmental authority that sets the global environmental agenda, promotes coherent implementation of the environmental dimension of sustainable development within the United Nations system and serves as an authoritative advocate for the global environment. UN Environment’s Division of Ecosystems works with international and national partners, providing technical assistance and advisory services for the implementation of environmental policy, and strengthening the environmental management capacity of developing countries and countries with economies in transition. These internship positions are located in the UN Environment, Ecosystems Division, Northwest Pacific Action Plan at Toyama, Japan or Busan, R. Korea duty station.



The Action Plan for the Protection, Management and Development of the Marine and Coastal Environment of the Northwest Pacific Region (NOWPAP) was adopted in September 1994 as a part of the Regional Seas Programme of the UN Environment. Member states of the NOWPAP are Japan, P.R. China, Republic of Korea, and the Russian Federation (http://nowpap.org). Regional Coordinating Unit of NOWPAP with two offices (in Toyama and Busan) has overall responsibility for the implementation of the NOWPAP Members' decisions regarding the operation of the Action Plan. The Regional Coordinating Unit maintains close contacts with and supports the work of the NOWPAP Regional Activity Centres and maintains cooperative relationships with other regional and international organizations.

https://careers.un.org/lbw/jobdetail.aspx?id=88958