Internship Opportunities at the CMS Aquatic Species Team in 2023


Bonn, 19 December 2022 - Are you a university student or a recent graduate?  Are you interested in aquatic migratory species?  Are you interested in the work of a multilateral environmental agreement of the United Nations?  If your answer is yes, consider applying for an internship in our Aquatic Species Team! (CMSASCOBANSSharks MOUIOSEA Marine Turtle MOU, Dugong MOU)

Check out the details in the Job Opening on the UN Careers page.  We are seeking multiple interns, to start at a mutually agreed date anytime in 2023.  Deadline for applications (via the above link) is 31 January 2023. The Secretariat is not able to consider applications sent via email.  Due to a high volume of applications, only successful candidates will be contacted.

Tips for applicants: 

  1. Read the Job Opening thoroughly.  Check that you are eligible to apply.  
  2. In the cover letter, list your top three areas of interest (e.g. research, social media, bycatch mitigation, awareness-raising, species biology, meetings, policy, communications).
  3. Reserve ample time to complete your profile in Inspira (which you can find via 'Apply Now' in the Job Opening, or at

We look forward to receiving your applications!


Last updated on 05 July 2023

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