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Faria Faiz's reflection on her UNICEF Internship in Geneva

Thanks to the Choquette Foundation, my internship experience at UNICEF became even more extraordinary. The team in the Private Fundraising and Partnerships Division at UNICEF worked diligently and tirelessly to push for more rights protecting children and youth. The role in the Child Rights and Business division allowed me to connect and collaborate with colleagues in headquarters, national committees and country offices. I gained perspective from engaging in dialogue with colleagues from various backgrounds and experiences. 


      I am grateful that foundations like the Choquette Foundation recognize and reward young professionals looking to gain experience in international development and diplomacy. Working directly with the Senior Adviser, I gained a multitude of skills and competencies, ranging from drafting briefing papers, concept notes, preparing and editing formal documents and communications, to planning and executing large, inter-organizational meetings. UNICEF's strong m…

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