At the Green Climate Fund, we are driven by the impact of climate change on our home planet. We strive to help countries shift to low-emission and climate-resilient development. In support of this mission, the Fund is hiring highly qualified individuals who are eager to be part of a start-up in international climate finance that offers stimulating challenges. We seek strategic thinkers who can communicate ideas effectively and thrive in a fast-paced environment.
GCF values diversity and encourages applications from people of all backgrounds, regardless of age, race, gender, sexual orientation, citizenship, religion, disability, or similar other attributes. If you are motivated by our mandate and believe your profile could be of value to the Fund, consult the current opportunities below.
The Green Climate Fund internship program provides a unique learning opportunity for students and recent graduates from diverse academic backgrounds. We encourage qualified women and men, in particular, nationals of developing countries, with diverse professional, academic, and cultural backgrounds to apply. The program is designed for talented and motivated individuals skilled in areas relevant to GCF's operations. The program allows selected candidates to gain insight into the work of the Fund and provides assistance and training in various professional fields in a multicultural environment.
To be eligible for an internship, candidates must:
+ Be enrolled in a Master's or PhD program prior to internship assignment, or a recent graduate
+ Be engaged or recently engaged in academic study in a field directly related to the Fund's work
+ Possess an excellent command of English
Apply for an Internship
Country Programming Division
Division of Mitigation and Adaptation (Water Internship)
Division of Mitigation and Adaptation (Climate Information and Early Warning Systems Internship)
Independent Evaluation Unit
Independent Redress Mechanism
Portfolio Management Unit
Private Sector Facility
We also have a roster to which interested candidates who meet the requirements are encouraged to submit a CV and cover letter stating the area(s) of expertise and interest to .
For more information on the program, please refer to the Administrative Instructions for Internship Program
The Green Climate Fund is interested in hearing from organizations* who would like to partner with them by seconding staff to work at the Fund for a temporary period.
Please check this link for full details of the GCF Secondment Programme. The list of posts within the Fund that may be filled by secondees can be found below.
Please send your organization’s expression of interest in this programme, including an indication of the posts for which you are interested in supplying/funding a secondee, to .
*Please note that applications from individuals cannot be accepted for this programme.