For your information, dear superstars 🙂
To mark Tom Shakespeare’s departure from WHO, colleagues and I have raised CHF1500 to part-fund a one-off internship for a student with a disability from a developing country, to come to WHO to do an internship with the WHO Disability and Rehabilitation team. This would be a wonderful opportunity for a hard-working and ambitious disabled professional to build their understanding of the UN system.
You originate from a low or middle income country (World Bank definitions)
Essential: you have a disability
Desirable: you have experience of working in the disability rights field
You have an undergraduate degree, and you are currently enrolled in a post-graduate course (could be any health-related subject, or any relevant social science subject, or any relevant international development, international relatiions type subject)
You have fluency in written and spoken English.
You are available to come to Geneva for at least six weeks, maximum three months, and…
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