URG NYC Internship Vacancy

The Universal Rights Group (URG) New York is looking for a dynamic individual with a passion for human rights, as well as knowledge of international relations, and research and writing skills, to fill a four month internship position (four full days per week with a monthly stipend) at its office in the Ralph Bunche Institute from January 8 2020 – April 30 2020. URG is the only think tank in the world focused uniquely on international human rights policy, examining the international human rights system and its impact on the ground.

As a member of a small team, the URG NYC intern will gain skills and experience in substantive research, writing, grants, administrative support, event logistics, communications, and social media, as well as a strong understanding of several United Nations human rights mechanisms and forums. The intern will also have the opportunity to publish a blog post on an area of interest in human rights on URG’s website. The internship offers a unique opportunity to work at the cutting edge of international human rights knowledge, research, and counsel.

See the following for additional information:

URG-NYC Spring Internship Vacancy Announcement

Interested candidates are requested to submit their resume, motivation letter, and a 3-5 page writing sample to