International Development & Diplomacy Internship Programme

Call for Applications

Now in its 22nd year, the International Development & Diplomacy Internship Programme (IDDIP), is honoured to be able to continue investing in the future of Canadian global citizens. The United Nations Association in Canada (UNA-Canada) appreciates Canadians want international experience through direct participation in international organizations and agrees that the unique mosaic Canada possesses translates into something significant to offer international organizations. As one of the UNA-Canada’s prestigious programmes, the IDDIP provides a unique avenue for qualified and motivated Canadian graduates and professionals to participate in the United Nations system as Junior Professional Consultants (JPCs).

The programme features work-integrated learning opportunities that provide successful applicants, known as Junior Professional Consultants (JPCs), with invaluable, demanding, deeply meaningful work experience, as well as a proven bridge to employment. The Programme also provides professional development training & support including:

  • job readiness
  • professional resume preparation
  • access to their exclusive mentorship programme before, during and after their deployments

Application for Summer 2018 is closed!