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INTRO TO
THE UNITED NATIONS

Ever wondered what the United Nations is actually about? We often hear about it, but only have a vague idea as to what their work actually entails. How does the United Nations uphold international peace and security? For us, young people, to get involved at the United Nations is in fact very important. But where do we fit in? Before applying as an intern, of course it’s crucial to get to know the history of the United Nations itself. From the charter, to the principal organs, and maybe some of the interesting anecdotes, too!

Learn more with Gustika about the structure of the UN and why getting involved as a youth is crucial! 
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INTERN AT
THE UNITED NATIONS

Whether it’s in the headquarters or country offices, UN internships provide valuable working experience for youth. It gives a great length of international exposures not to mention prepares you for a global professional career. 
If you’re not sure how to start your UN career, internships are one of the key pathway to get yourself into the UN system. Unfortunately, information on where to look and how to apply for UN internships are often confusing — if not complicated. 
Learn more with Hillary about how to get an internship at the United Nations, both in headquarter offices and in your local country! #IUNIA #HowToSeries