UNESCO INTERNSHIP IN PARIS, FRANCE 2020 – APPLY NOW
|Call for applications for the UNESCO Internship in Parish, France 2020. The duration of the United Nations internship is from 1-6 months.
The Communication & Information Sector strives to foster freedom of expression, media development, and access to information and knowledge in line with UNESCO’s mandate to “promote the free flow of ideas by word and image”.
UNESCO advances freedom of expression and the safety of journalists online and off-line, notably in the framework of the United Nations Plan of Action on the Safety of Journalists. Moreover, the Sector combats online hate speech, as well as disinformation and misinformation through awareness-raising initiatives, steady monitoring, capacity-building activities, and technical support to the Member States.
The Organization develops media and information literacy curricula, furthers gender equality in media operations and content, and encourages pertinent media coverage of crisis and emergency situations. Through its holistic approach, UNESCO contributes to media diversity and pluralism by fostering diversity of content, audience, sources, and systems.