Two MIIS Students Intern at the UNDP Pacific Centre in Fiji
The Graduate School of International Policy and Management would like to congratulate Madeline Stoeri and Deniz Firat for landing internships at the UNDP’s Pacific Center in Fiji. The Fiji Office of the Pacific works with the Federated States of Micronesia, Fiji, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Nauru, Palau, Solomon Islands (sub office), Tonga, Tuvalu and Vanuatu.
Madeline Stoeri, MPA Candidate for Fall 2014 will be working on the Corporate Management Team at the UNDP Pacific Centre. Deniz Firat, IPS Candidate for Fall 2014 will be working in Effective Governance.
The UNDP Pacific Centre works with the 10 Pacific Island territories and countries toward the Millennium Development Goals. Starting in 2015, the UNDP Pacific Centre will also help the countries build on outcomes of the UN Convention on Sustainable Development (Rio+20) to address emerging focuses, such as the sustainable use of oceanic and other resources. The initiatives will focus on empowering the women and the youth by recognizing their rights and responsibilities. Learn more about the UNDP Pacific Centre’s work here: http://www.fj.undp.org/content/fiji/en/home.html