Public Information Intern – Social Media

The Office of the High Representative for the Least Developed Countries, Landlocked Developing Countries and Small Island Developing States (OHRLLS) is looking for a Public Information Intern to join the office’s Advocacy and Outreach Unit.  

Specifically, we are looking for an intern who will focus primarily on supporting our social media efforts. 

The intern will assist with: 

  • Design and execution of social media campaigns 

  • Researching, creating, and posting content daily on OHRLLS’ social media channels 

  • Proposing weekly content ideas for social media 

  • Tracking social media engagement to identify high-performing ideas and campaigns for scalability 

  • Supporting the Advocacy Unit at live and online events  

To apply, please visit the UN’s career portal, Inspira, and search for job opening 21-PUB-OHRLLS-148243-J-NEW YORK() or job ID 148243.  The posting title for this opening is ‘Intern – Public Information’.  

To see eligibility and background information on the UN Internship Programme please click here



Private Sector Forum - Consultant

The core objective of the assignment is to support UN-OHRLLS is the preparatory processes and support the mobilisation of private sector participation in the LDC5 Private Sector Forum which will take place in Doha, Qatar from 23 – 25 January 2022. 

The Consultant will perform the following work assignments:

  1. Contribute to the planning and organization of the Private Sector Forum to be organized in Doha, Qatar, from 23-25 January 2022
  2. Reach out to relevant private businesses globally, and respective collaborating organizations to supply information and mobilize engagement in the in the LDC5 Conference. In doing so, the individual contractor will contribute to a high level of private sector participants registrations for the Conference.
  3. Help facilitating the preparation of virtual events related to the preparations for the PSF and development of background documents, materials for updating the LDC5 private sector forum website.
  4. Help coordinate with partners in the convening of PSF related side-events and help coordinate the private sector pavilion booths to create private sector networking opportunities at the LDC5 Conference.
  5. Develop a Partnership Strategy and assist with establishing and launching a platform for further engagement with the business community following the LDC5 Conference for necessary follow-up and implementation of PSF outcomes. 

To apply, please submit a resume and brief cover letter on how you meet the qualifications identified in Section 8 of the ToR to Ms. Shifaana Thowfeequ at by no later than 19 October 2021.

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