Asda Essay

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IICPSD UNDP INTERNSHIP PROGRAMME Objective The purpose of IICPSD-UNDP’s internship programme is to: a) provide a framework by which students from diverse academic backgrounds may be assigned to UNDP offices, where their educational experience can be enhanced through practical work assignments; b) expose them to an international environment; c) expose them to the work of the Organization with the objective of deepening their knowledge and understanding of UNDP’s goals, principles and activities; and d) provide UNDP offices with the assistance of qualified students specialized in various professional fields. Duration of Internship Assignments Assignments may vary in length according to the availability and academic requirements of the intern, as well as the needs of UNDP CO Turkey. Assignments are available throughout the year, depending on the availability of meaningful assignments and the needs and capacity of offices to receive and supervise interns. They normally last 3 months but can be extended to a maximum of 6 months, but not less than six weeks. If an intern can prove that a nine-month internship will grant him/her an educational credit for one full school year, the internship may be exceptionally granted for a maximum total duration of nine months. Turkish nationals will be encouraged for certain assignments which require fluency in Turkish language skills and specific knowledge of the country. Gender parity will be ensured. Eligibility UNDP may accept interns providing the following conditions are met: a) enrolment: • enrolled in a degree programme in a graduate school (second university degree or higher) at the time of application and during the internship (if a candidate is graduating before the internship period begins, they are no longer eligible); or

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