Intern, Diplomatic Task Force

Job Title: Intern, Diplomatic Task Force (DTF)

Organization: Health Diplomacy Alliance

Location: Remote/Hybrid

Date: 1st July – 30th September 2024

Deadline application: 15th June 2024

About Health Diplomacy Alliance: Health Diplomacy Alliance is a Geneva-based organization dedicated to promoting health diplomacy to position health as a cornerstone of global stability and a catalyst for economic prosperity.

Position Overview: We are seeking a motivated Intern to support the work of our Diplomatic Task Force and contribute to daily operations. This position offers a unique opportunity to gain valuable experience in diplomacy, international relations, and public health while working remotely or in a hybrid model.

Key Responsibilities:

  1. Assist in research and analysis related to ongoing areas of work of the DTF on global health issues, diplomatic initiatives, and policy developments.
  2. Support coordinating diplomatic engagements, including scheduling meetings, preparing briefing materials, and documenting outcomes.
  3. Contribute to developing communication materials, such as reports, presentations, and correspondence.
  4. Collaborate with team members to monitor and report on key events, conferences, and policy discussions relevant to the Alliance’s mission.
  5. Support the Diplomatic Task Force in administrative tasks when required.


  • Enrolled or recently graduated in a graduate program in International Relations, Political Science, Public Health, or related areas.
  • Strong interest in global health, diplomacy, and international affairs.
  • Excellent research, analytical, and writing skills.
  • Ability to work independently and collaborate effectively in a remote or hybrid environment.
  • Proficiency in common operation systems such as Microsoft Office, MacOs, and social media platforms, as well as familiarity with virtual collaboration tools.
  • Fluency in English; and proficiency in Spanish and/or French is desired.

How to apply:

Presentation of a CV and a motivation letter indicating your area of interest, what you expect to learn and achieve, and how you envision supporting the Diplomatic Task Force is strongly recommended as part of the application.

Duration: Full-time summer internship for three (3) months

Remuneration: Interns will receive a monthly stipend.

What we offer:

  • You will gain valuable hands-on experience in the field of health diplomacy.
  • You will have the opportunity to contribute to the development of innovative solutions that promote health equity and cooperation.
  • You will work alongside our team of experts to research and analyze complex global health issues, assist in the planning and execution of international events, and support the implementation of strategic projects that advance our mission.
  • You will receive mentorship and guidance on your area of interest, as well as opportunities to attend events, workshops, and networking events.
  • You will gain a deeper understanding of the intersection of health, politics, and diplomacy, and be prepared to make a meaningful impact in the global health landscape.

Additional Information for Applicants:

  • Interns will be responsible for obtaining any necessary visas/ work permits.
  • The internship does not guarantee eligibility for employment with Health Diplomacy Alliance following the conclusion of the internship.
  • If selected for an internship, candidates will need to provide copies of proof of enrollment in a course of studies or degrees.
  • Interns will need to provide a copy of accident and health insurance.

That is us:

The Health Diplomacy Alliance is committed to promoting diversity, equity, and inclusion in all aspects of our work. We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from individuals of all genders, ethnicities, ages, abilities, and sexual orientations. We are dedicated to creating a workplace culture that is free from discrimination and harassment, and where we all feel valued, respected, and empowered to contribute their unique perspectives and talents.

Job Type: Internship
Job Location: Hybrid Remote Switzerland
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