Internships > About the International Youth Internship Programme (IYIP) - 1997-2007
UNA-Canada's International Youth Internship Programme (IYIP) seeks to provide young Canadians, also referred to as Junior Professional Consultants (JPCs), with:
UNA-Canada has provided more than 250 young Canadians with international and domestic placements over the past 10 years (1997-2007). Here are some of the locations and countries our participants have been placed:
PLEASE NOTE THAT WE ARE NO LONGER ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS for the JPC PROGRAMME, however we have a new internship programme...
In 2007-08, this programme was financed by Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA)'s International Youth Internship Program through the Federal Government’s Youth Employment Strategy.
In previous years, other federal departments also financed JPC's, including Foreign Affairs, Health Canada, and Human Resources & Skills Development Canada.