Public Health Internship - Remote
at World Federation of Public Health Associations

World Federation of Public Health Associations


Internship Description

WFPHA offers a unique environment for an internship for students in international health and development. Interns are given substantial responsibility for performing activities such as researching and writing articles for the newsletter, establishing contact with health and development NGOs around the world, planning international conferences, and fundraising. Each internship is structured to suit the needs and interests of the intern, such as working on an individual research assignment, as well as the requirements of WFPHA. During the course of the internship, interns will further develop their writing and research skills and become more familiar with the key issues and actors in international health and development. They will have extensive networking opportunities as WFPHA is an international NGO in official relations with WHO, and has extensive contacts with other organizations worldwide.


  • CheckedResearch and write articles on relevant public health topics.
  • CheckedEstablish and maintain contacts with health and development NGOs globally.
  • CheckedAssist in planning international conferences.
  • CheckedParticipate in fundraising activities.
  • CheckedDevelop PowerPoint summaries of data, focusing on oral and public health.

Who You Are

  • CheckedStudent or graduate degree in the area of International Relations, Health related Faculties or are enrolled in the degree program.
  • CheckedKnowledge of MS Office, Adobe
  • CheckedEnglish is a must.
  • CheckedGood writing skills

Nice To Haves

  • CheckedGood at multi-tasking and working with strict deadlines
  • CheckedA good team player with a “can-do” attitude
  • CheckedEager to work within a multicultural and international environment

Perks & Benefits

Get ready for an internship packed with great perks and exciting benefits.


The internship is unpaid. Remote working.

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The World Federation of Public Health Associations (WFPHA) is a global organization dedicated to promoting public health worldwide. Established in 1967, it engages in various projects and initiatives aimed at addressing key public health challenges. The WFPHA collaborates with different organizations, including the World Health Organization, and focuses on empowering youth, addressing public health issues like tobacco control, and advocating for planetary health. Their website features information about their projects, policy advocacy, member organizations, and their history and mission.

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