Cap-Net UNDP would like to welcome its student intern, Ms. Nicole Furse from Brazil. She is an International Relations undergraduate student from Rio de Janeiro’s IBMEC. She wishes to develop her understanding of capacity development activities and international networking while hoping to contribute with her work , gained knowledge and experience to the organisation. Her interest includes cross-cutting thematic areas of Cap-Net which include: gender, integrity, human rights and diplomacy. During her 300 hours of internship, she will be contributing to the advancement of water diplomacy and leadership within Cap-Net. She desires to work for the United Nations or other NGO’s on environmental and cultural questions in the future. Nicole enjoys trekking and is a member of a cultural dance group (maracatu). She can be contacted via email.