Do you aspire to work in The United Nations? The specialized agency, ICAO, is seeking an intern for the Air Navigation Bureau (ANB)! Apply now and start your international career!


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Organization: The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) is a specialized agency of the United Nations and it was created after the Chicago Convention in 1944 when President Roosevelt invites the world to work on a a new convention for international aviation. ICAO's strategic objectives are: Safety, Security and Infrastructure and Environment, so it insures the safe and orderly growth of international civil aviation throughout the world, encourages the arts of aircraft design and operations for peaceful purposes and promotes safety of flight in international air navigation. ICAO works with experts from States, International Organizations and other specialized agencies of the United Nations to define the principles and techniques of international air navigation and adopt protocols for any air accident. The Air Navigation Bureau (ANB) provides technical expertise in aviation-related disciplines to States, industry and all elements of the Organization. The Bureau is also responsible for maintaining and implementing the Global Aviation Safety Plan (GASP) and Global Air Navigation Plan (GANP).


Duty Station: Montréal, Canada


Open to: Graduates and current students


Timeframe: Internship will start after February 3, 2017


Deadline: February 3, 2017


Job Description: Successful candidate will work in the Air Navigation Bureau (ANB) supporting the development, implementation and reporting of the technical assistance projects and activities. Under the supervision of the Technical Officer, the intern will:  

- support the development and management of technical assistance projects for States and Organizations

- support Aviation Safety Implementation Assistance Partner (ASIAP) activities

- support Next Generation of Aviation Professionals (NGAP) programme activities and others regional implementation activities

- support the Runway Safety Programme

- support website management of the SAFE, ASIAP, Safety Collaborative Assistance Network (SCAN) and NGAP

- edit reports, presentations, web pages, databases, project documents, guidance documents, etc


Qualification: Applicants should have the following qualifications

- have completed or be enrolled in a second-level university degree programme in a field of study  related to aviation, engineering,  project management, international relations or other related study

- be fluent in reading, writing and speaking in English

- have a working knowledge of an additional language of the Organization (Arabic, Chinese, French, Russian, Spanish) would be a plus


Wage/Fees: Not provided


Application process: Interested candidates must complete an on-line application form on  ICAO’s e-Recruitment website, and attach a recommendation letter from the University


Useful Links:

Link at the call


Contact information:

999 Robert-Bourassa Boulevard, Montréal, Quebec H3C 5H7, Canada

Tel.:  +1 514-954-8219

Fax:  +1 514-954-6077

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Edited by Marta Della Monaca

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The Visiting Fellowships in Canadian Government Laboratories Program offers opportunity to young researchers in Canadian governamental laboratories and research units. Keep on reading to know more about it!

Organization: NSERC (National Scientific and Engineering Research Council of Canada) aims to make Canada a country of discoverers and innovators for the benefit of all Canadians. The agency supports university students in their advanced studies, promotes and supports discovery research, and fosters innovation by encouraging Canadian companies to participate and invest in postsecondary research projects. NSERC researchers are on the vanguard of science, building on Canada’s long tradition of scientific excellence. NSERC invests in people by supporting postsecondary students and postdoctoral fellows in their advanced studies


Duty Station: Canada


Open To: Applicants of all nationalities with a doctoral degree in the natural sciences or engineering are eligible (There are no restrictions on the nationality of applicants, but awards are subject to a citizenship quota.)


Timeframe: Fellowships are awarded for one year with the possibility of renewal for a second and third year, at the discretion of the government department concerned


Deadline: None – open throughout the year. Applications are processed and reviewed as they are received


Job description: The Visiting Fellowships in Canadian Government Laboratories (VF) Program provides promising emerging scientists and engineers with the opportunity to work with research groups or leaders in Canadian government laboratories and research institutions. The number of awards varies according to the budgets of participating departments and agencies

Departments and agencies that support fellowships (some changes may occur in this list): Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Canadian Conservation Institute, Canadian Food Inspection Agency, Environment Canada, Fisheries and Oceans, Health Canada, Industry Canada, National Defence, Natural Resources Canada, Parks Canada



- doctoral degree in the natural sciences or engineering from a recognized university within the past five years. Your application will be accepted if you are currently enrolled in a doctoral program at a recognized university and you will complete all requirements for your degree within six months of submitting your application

- academic excellence

- research ability or potential

- communication skills

- interpersonal and leadership abilities

- justification for location of tenure and potential benefits to the government department


Wage/Fees: $50,503 salary per year (one year, renewable for up to two more years)


Application process:

To create or access an application, select On-line System Login. To view forms and instructions, select PDF Forms and Instructions. Moreover, applicants must consult and fill in the Terms and Conditions of Applying Form and Form 200 – Application for an Industrial Postgraduate Scholarship, an Industrial R&D Fellowship or a Visiting Fellowship in Canadian Government Laboratories (PDF form available online).

Selection committees will be responsible for the pre-selection of applicants, recommending only the most meritorious applicants whose names will be placed on the inventory of approved candidates for a Visiting Fellowship in Canadian Government Laboratories.


Useful links:


NSERC website


Contact information:

General Inquiries: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. - Toll free: 1-855-275-2861 - Fax: 613-992-5337

Mailing Address:


350 Albert Street

16th Floor

Ottawa, ON


For more information, consult the Contact list


Edited by Tatiana Camerota

The editorial staff of is not responsible nor liable for the reliability of the information contained in this article. If you want any further information concerning this vacancy, please contact the proposing organization.

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