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Internship opportunity with UNESCO: Information & Knowledge Management Team

UNESCO is currently seeking an intern for the Information and Knowledge Management team of the Information and Communication Section, located in the headquarters in Paris, France. The intern will work under the supervision of Knowledge Management Manager to improve a social network website "WSIS KC – Knowledge Communities" ( Tasks:
  • Develop a set of 3 minute screen casts (English) explaining various features of the platform (
  • Further develop “frequently asked questions” and how-to’s (English) section on the platform
  • Coordinate implementation and update of the platform’s terms of use, privacy policy and licensing policy
  • Coordinate voluntary translation of the platform’s interface into Russian, Chinese, Arabic and Portuguese
  • Perform various platform’s usability and functionality tests
  • Develop a guidelines on how to build a successful online network/community of practice
Internship requirements
  • Excellent knowledge of English
  • Good writing skills
  • Good knowledge of web 2.0 and online community of practice tools
  • Good knowledge of licensing issues
  • Good knowledge and experience in using web 2.0 tools and PC desktop tools (image and video processing, office etc.)
Internship duration is 3-6 months. For more detailed information see the Terms of reference and the UNESCO website.