Entry Requirements and Schedule

Eligibility

  • At least 20 years old
  • Currently enrolled in a course of study at a university or equivalent institution leading to a formal qualification (graduate or postgraduate)
  • Completed three years of full-time studies at a university or equivalent institution prior to commencing the assignment
  • Fluent in at least one of the working languages of the office of assignment
  • Not related to a staff member as a first-degree relative (for example: son/daughter, brother/sister)
  • Have not previously participated in WHO's internship programme

Application period

1st Semester

  • Period: between 1 January to 30 June
  • Applications are accepted from 1 to 30 November (of previous year)

2nd Semester

  • Period: between 1 July to 31 December
  • Applications are accepted from 1 April to 31 May

Contact us


WHO Western Pacific Region
UN Avenue coner Taft Avenue,
Ermita, Manila 1000 Philippines
Phone: +63 2 528 8001
Fax: +63 2 521 1036
E-mail: Interns@wpro.who.int