Interns and volunteers

Interns (applications open all-year)

CITYNET Yokohama Office interns are young international leaders of the highest caliber. We train, equip, and develop intern’s skills through involvement across a spectrum of CITYNET programs. Our interns are welcomed as a part of our team and take part by shaping projects, sharing ideas, and taking on substantial work.

Who we are looking for

Undergraduate students, graduate students, and recent college graduates majoring in international relations, Pacific/Asian Studies, political science, public affairs/policy, environmental studies, developmental studies, urban planning, disaster management, global human development, community development, sociology, public administration or related fields are encouraged to apply. Successful applicants will balance high-level research and database management proficiency with strong writing skills. Experience with Excel, Adobe Creative Suites, video production, database management, or HTML are preferred but not required.

What do interns do?

CITYNET offers the opportunity to work in a variety of fields, specifically communications and marketing, development, partner outreach, event organization, and government relations.  

How to apply:

Please review and download the documents available below to apply: Please don’t hesitate to contact us if you have any inquiries. Contact: info[at]

Volunteers (applications open all year)

CITYNET Yokohama Office welcomes volunteers who want to both experience working in an international organization involved in development work and gain new skills. Work descriptions and terms may vary according to the assignment. If you would like to use your language skills, computer skills, leadership skills and/or knowledge that you think would be useful for people in Asia-Pacific, please let us know. Please contact the office for further details or stop by to talk with us.