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Intern as Research/Programme Assistant for Capacity Building

United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)
Work & Volunteer
Internship opportunities
Trinidad and Tobago


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The UNDP Country Office is looking to diversify its substantive portfolio and the services offered to its partners as well as enhance its ability to plan for and respond in a timely fashion to the needs of its stakeholders. The Intern will work in close consultation and collaboration with the Programme staff at UNDP Trinidad and Tobago Country Office, as well as non-resident agencies and Government officials, to help ensure successful project implementation.

Under the supervision and guidance of the Assistant Resident Representative (Programme), the Intern will provide services for Capacity Building and Effective support to the Portfolio in UNDP Trinidad and Tobago Country Office.

Duties and responsibilities, among others:

  • Conduct research and provide technical input for the preparation of analytical studies, reports, country programme strategies, etc. Review consultant reports and provide technical analysis of findings. Support the process for preparation and dissemination of new knowledge products and the implementation of knowledge management practices;
  • Contribute to project design, proposal writing, preparation/commissioning of evaluation reports and other technical studies linked to the UNDPs portfolio in Trinidad and Tobago and other territories;
  • Provide support for the Country Office’s outreach and stakeholder engagement initiatives through the organization of meetings, workshops/conferences, stakeholder consultations, dialogues, etc.
Intern as Research/Programme Assistant for Capacity Building