Job Application for Internship Opportunities with the Inclusive Digital Economies (IDE) Practice Area - Multiple UNCDF Field Offices - Home Based

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Additional Questions
* To which team and to which portfolio are you applying for? (Failure to answer this question may result in disregarding the application.) 1. Policy Interns for East Africa for the Policy Accelerator team (Kampala, Uganda or Addis Ababa, Ethiopia) 2. Policy Interns with focus on gender and research (Addis Ababa, Ethiopia or Kampala, Uganda or Brussels, Belgium) 3. Policy Interns with focus on West and Central Africa (WCA) (Dakar, Senegal or home based in Douala or Yaounde,Cameroon) 4. Communicatio
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* Please indicate your availability time frame: (a) 1 April 2023 – 30 June 2023 (3 Months) (b) 1 April – 30 September 2023 (6 months) (c) 1 June 2023 – 30 November 2023 (6 months).(d) 1 October 2023 – 31 December 2023 (3 months).
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* Please confirm which education requirement (of the three listed above) you meet (50 words) a) in a graduate school programme (minimum second university degree or equivalent) in international relations, economics, law, public/business administration, social sciences, or a related discipline; b) in the final academic year of a first university degree programme (minimum bachelor’s level or equivalent) in a relevant discipline; c) Have graduated with a university degree (as defined in (a) and (b) ab
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