Career Live Stream: Internship opportunities at the World Trade Organization

Career Service

Date: 12 June 2024 / 10:00 - 11:00

Ready to elevate your career to the international stage? Learn more about internship opportunities at the World Trade Organization (WTO) which aims to use trade to improve living standards, create jobs, and enhance lives globally. It manages global trade rules, assists developing economies, and offers a forum for negotiating trade agreements and resolving disputes. The WTO has 164 members, representing 98% of world trade. The WTO Secretariat, with about 630 staff and led by Director-General Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, supports various councils and committees, provides technical aid to developing economies, monitors global trade, shares information about WTO activities, organizes ministerial conferences, offers legal assistance in disputes, and advises prospective members. Its headquarters is based in Geneva, Switzerland.

Why should you join the Live Stream?

  • Discover the World Trade Organization and the dynamic world of international trade, and the internship programmes on offer.
  • Engage in a live Q&A session with recruitment experts to get answers to all your burning questions about internships and career opportunities.
  • Gain valuable tips and advice to help you stand out in the competitive selection process.

With the participation of:

  • Hye-Seung Lee, Head of Staffing and Recruitment
  • Virginie Mason, Internship Programme Coordinator


Wednesday, 12 June 2024, H. 10.00 - 10.45


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  • Please indicate Università della Svizzera italiana during registration.

The meeting is part of the Career Live Streams