The Office of the United Nations Ombudsman and Mediation Services is offering a full-time, two-month, unpaid internship in its New York offices. The position supports UNOMS Mediation Services; helps identify systemic issues; supports outreach and advocacy efforts; and helps prepare data and reports. Applicants must be enrolled in a graduate degree program and be computer literate in standard software applications. Work experience or knowledge of a foreign language has not been required. The posting period for the position ends March 30, 2016. (UN Careers.)
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