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INTERNSHIP – Environmental Democracy – London

November 12th, 2019

WFD has an exciting internship opportunity for a current student or recent graduate looking to gain experience working on issues of environmental governance in a democracy support context for an international development organisation based in London.

The intern will gain an understanding of environmental governance in democracy in the following areas:

  • Involvement in the development of proposals and programmes focused on strengthening environmental democracy – particularly in parliaments and democratic institutions of developing countries.
  • Research on the state of environmental democracy around the world.
  • Exposure to active programming.
  • Engagement with partners and stakeholders including environmental NGOs, parliamentary committees and environmental experts both in the UK and overseas.

 

Please note this is an unpaid internship: WFD will provide a small stipend to cover travel costs and expenses. 

The intern will be based at our offices in Victoria, London.

The internship is available for a maximum of 3 months, the number of hours and working pattern is flexible and will dependent upon the intern’s availability.

 

HOW TO APPLY

If you are interested in this opportunity to learn from a globally recognised organisation at the heart of parliamentary strengthening you should submit your CV and a one-page cover letter outlining:

  • The type of experience you are looking to develop
  • Your key areas of interest and expertise
  • Any specific skills or activities you would like to be involved in

Email your CV with a cover letter to recruitment@wfd.org by the closing date. Please state clearly the INTERNSHIP TITLE,  LOCATION and YOUR NAME in the email subject when submitting your application.

Closing Date: 23.55 (GMT) 10th January 2020.

 

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