WHO internship programme
WHO as the leader in global public health issues is committed to building future leaders in public health. WHO's Internship Programme offers a wide range of opportunities for students to gain insight in the technical and administrative programmes of WHO.
The objectives of the internship programme are to:
Provide a framework for assigning postgraduate students from diverse academic backgrounds to WHO programmes that can enhance their educational experience through practical assignments.
Expose postgraduate students to the work of WHO.
Provide WHO programmes with input from postgraduate students specializing in various fields.
Most students are placed in health-related programmes, although other disciplines can be considered as appropriate.