Are you a student or have you graduated in Journalism, International Affairs, Film or related fields or are you involved in the fight for human rights? Human Rights Watch offers the opportunity to join its team thanks to two internships. Apply now!

 

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Organization/Company: Human Rights Watch is a non-governmental, non-profit organization for the protection and defense of human rights. Its staff, composed of more than 400 members worldwide, is made up of human rights professionals, including national experts, lawyers, journalists and university professors of different backgrounds and nationalities. Founded in 1978, Human Rights Watch is known for its thorough study of facts, unbiased information, effective use of media, and targeted defense, often in collaboration with local human rights groups. Every year, Human Rights Watch publishes more than 100 reports on human rights conditions in about 90 countries, ensuring a broad impact on local and international media. Thanks to its influence, Human Rights Watch manages to get meetings with governments, the United Nations, the African Union and the European Union, financial institutions, and many companies during which to promote changes in policy and practice in favor of human rights and justice throughout the world

 

Duty Station:  New York and Geneva

 

Open To: Students or graduates in Journalism, International Affairs, Films or related fields or young people who demonstrate commitment in human rights

 

Timeframe: From September 2018 for a minimum of 3 months


Deadline: Until filled

 

Job description: Human Rights Watch offers the opportunity to attend two internships, one at the Development and Outreach Department of Human Rights Watch, in Geneva, and the other at the Multimedia Division of Human Rights Watch in New York.

Human Rights Watch's Development and Outreach Department internship is best suited to all those interested in gaining experience in a large, well-organized international non-profit organization. Trainees will acquire knowledge and skills in conducting research by potential clients and donors, using databases, event planning and fundraising. Interns will learn about the human rights priorities of the organization. In order to provide a valid and complete internship experience, interns will participate in planning and departmental meetings with staff and may have the opportunity to take advantage of internal training and briefing courses. Specifically, the intern will be responsible for the planning of important fundraising and awareness raising events for HRW, writing of letters of recognition and other correspondence related to donors, coordination of donor communication, use of databases, contribution to translation and management of desk research for projects development and awareness. Interns will work closely with staff to identify and create opportunities for donor involvement by informing existing and potential supporters of our work.

The Human Rights Watch Multimedia Division internship is aimed at students interested in a career in the field of human rights or journalism, who hope to acquire training and practical experience in video production and photo editing. Under close supervision of the Multimedia team, interns will have the opportunity to learn and be involved at every stage of the production process, including: participation in production meetings and interviews with researchers, transcription, film search, movie subtitling, editing photos and using video editing software. Specifically, the intern will take care of:

-All aspects of the video production workflow

-Group meetings, discussions on video production and discussions on the strategy of digital / social media

-Interview with researchers in the multimedia studio

-Management of multimedia contents and content distribution systems

-Search for content to be used in multimedia publications

-Video and photo editing process

-Script design for full length video and social media



Qualifications: For the internship at the Human Rights Watch Development and Outreach Department, the ideal candidate must meet the following requirements:

-Excellent communication skills in English and French, both written and oral

-Excellent computer skills (use of the Office package and internet applications)

-Demonstrated commitment to human rights and international issues

-Ability to work in a team

 

For the internship at the Human Rights Watch Multimedia Division, the ideal candidate must meet the following requirements:

-Be students or graduates in Journalism, International Affairs, Film or related fields

-Strong interest in human rights work, journalism, video production and photography

-Have written and verbal communication skills

-Prior knowledge or experience in the use of video production tools for a press room

-The enrollment in a university program is required for the duration of the internship

 

Wage: The internships are unpaid    

 

Application process: To apply for internships all candidates must register at the following address  by entering the CV and a motivational letter



Useful information: Although internships are not paid, interns can be reimbursed for some local lunches and travel costs



Useful links:

Development & Outreach Intern  

 Multimedia Intern  

 Human Rights Watch  

 

Contact information: For any problem with the application process write an email to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

  

edited by  Ilaria Tosches

 

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Se la tua passione è lo sport, Giovani nel Mondo ti offre un’occasione imperdibile.

Vola a New York e vivi un’esperienza unica, confrontandoti con le migliori realtà in ambito sportivo.

In una sola settimana potrai intraprendere un viaggio alla scoperta della storia passata, presente e futura dello sport Americano.

Candidati e non perdere questa fantastica esperienza negli States.

Ente: Giovani nel Mondo

Dove: New York

Quando: 27 Ottobre-2 Novembre 2017

Scadenza: 15 Settembre 2017

Descrizione dell’evento: Il New York Sport Events (NYSE) è il primo evento internazionale per giovani e studenti completamente dedicato allo sport, un’opportunità unica per approfondire lo sport a tutto tondo. L’evento infatti costituisce un’occasione importante di approfondimento di tutti gli aspetti dello sport da quello atletico, alla comunicazione sportiva e giornalismo di settore fino al management e marketing sportivo.

I partecipanti infatti avranno la possibilità di incontrare dirigenti ed atleti delle migliori società sportive professionistiche di New York, i team sportivi delle principali università e college americani nonché numerosi giornalisti e operatori del settore.

 

Requisiti: Studente regolarmente iscritto alle Università Italiane

Costi: €1400 + Tasse Aeroportuali (le tasse aereoportuali ammontano di solito a circa 300 euro, l’esatto importo sarà comunicato entro 30 giorni dalla partenza). Il pagamento può essere effettuato in un’unica soluzione o in 2 tranche.

Guida all’application: Per candidarsi, gli interessati, dovranno compilare il form sulla home page del sito, questa prima application è soltanto una manifestazione di interesse, una volta compilata ogni candidato riceverà il link al form di registrazione finale e di conferma per procedere al pagamento parziale o totale della quota di adesione.

 

PROGRAMMA PROVVISORIO

GIORNO 1

PARTENZA DA ROMA FIUMICINO

ARRIVO A NEW YORK

TRANSFER IN HOTEL

CENA: LIBERA

GIORNO 2

MATTINA: VISITA AL MADISON SQUARE GARDEN & EDUCATIONAL TOUR

GO BEHIND THE SCENES AT THE WORLD'S MOST FAMOUS ARENA!

Include:

All Access Tour (accesso alla VIP area, Chase Bridges, accesso agli spogliatoi di Knicks e Rangers)

Incontro con un membro del corporate e production team del MSG, conferenza e Q&A session

POMERIGGIO: FREE TIME

GIORNO 3

Mattina: Il fantastico Yankee Stadium nel Bronx

Visita allo stadio

Pranzo presso l’Hard Rock Cafè del Yankees Stadium

Pomeriggio: CENTRAL PARK SPORT TOUR

Visita di Central Park, il parco più grande e famoso di NY. I partecipanti potranno scegliere tra due attività:

  1. Bike tour di un’ora con guida- fornito di bicicletta-casco-mappa del parco
  2. Nel famoso Lasker Rink di Central Park lezione di un’ora sul pattinaggio sul ghiaccio

GIORNO 4

Mattina: ESPN – The WorldWide Leader in Sport – Entertainment and Sports Programming Network è una emittente televisiva statunitense che trasmette programmi dedicati unicamente allo sport 24 ore su 24.

Visita agli studi del network ma New York, incontro con un responsabile della programmazione e della comunicazione. Incontro con professionisti dello sport Q&A Session

Pomeriggio: Libero

GIORNO 5

Giornata libera dedicata alla visita di New York e dintorni

Per gli interessati sarà possibile aderire al tour al Woodbury Common Premium Outlets con un costo aggiuntivo di 40 dollari (per coprire il costo di spostamento da NY a Woodbury – circa 1 ora di viaggio).

Il Woodbury Common Premium Outlets è composto da ben 220 negozi di importanti marchi americani e internazionali come Nike, Asics, Foot Loker, Puma, Reebok, Adidas,  Bottega Veneta, Polo Ralph Lauren, The North Face dove poter risparmiare ogni giorno tra il 25% e il 65%. Un’occasione unica per fare shopping sul tema sport e non solo.

GIORNO 6

MATTINA: Columbia University & Columbia Athletics Tour

Visita di un tipico campus americano, e di una delle più importanti università al mondo, arricchito da una visita particolare alla sezione athletics dove poter vedere sia le strutture sportive dell’università,  l’incredibile varietà di sport condotti all’interno in via professionale e assistere a delle attività sportive live.

PRANZO: Mensa dell’università

POMERIGGIO: Tempo libero

CENA: cena di gruppo (opzionale costo aggiuntivo di 60-80 dollari a persona)

GIORNO 7

Partenza per Roma

 

Link Utili:

Sito offerta

Contatti:

New York Sport Event

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Giovani nel Mondo

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Are you an art lover? The Solomon R. Guggenheim of  New York is looking for graduates, recent graduates, and experts in the fields to be included in the staff. Don’t  miss this opportunity and fly to New York!

 

For further similar opportunities visit our section Other Opportunities

 

Organization : The Solomon R. Guggenheim is the prestigious museum of modern art and contemporary art based in New York, founded in 1937, among other works exhibited in the museum we can find those by Chagall, Kandinskij, Picasso and Toulouse-Lautrec. The museum itself is built into a work of Frank Lloyd Wright, considered today among the most important twentieth-century architecture.

 

Duty Station : New York

 

Open to : Graduates, graduates, experts in the industry and all those who meet the requirements

 

Timeframe : 3 months

 

When: Guggenheim internship is structured in three round, four months each:

Spring: January–April
Summer: June–August
Fall: September–December

 

Deadline : 

Spring: November 1
Summer: January 30
Fall: June 1

 

Job description : The objective of this Internship is to offer a greater acquisition of skills with direct experience in the fields of arts. Interns will be divided, according to their own personal experiences, and assigned to different areas of the museum. At the end of each session, it’s including a trip, i.e. organization will pay a trip. The Guggenheim Museum doesn't provide housing but upon request  may suggest residences and dormitories in New York

 

Qualifications : Not specified

 

Wage : 1000$ Full-Time

Application process : To apply for one of our internships, please follow the checklist of materials below: 

- Guggenheim application form

- Cover letter

- Resume/curriculum vitae

- List of relevant coursework/modules undertaken

- Two letters of recommendation (academic or professional)

- Writing sample (3–5 pages only) *Please note: when applying to design-related departments, candidates should instead submit a design portfolio or small visual sample of work.

 

Useful links :

Guggenheim Official Website

Vacancy Page  

Application Form

 

Contact information :

Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum

1071 Fifth Avenue

New York, NY 10128-0173

 

Edited by Jasmina Poddi

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UNDP internships offer a small group of outstanding graduate-level students the opportunity to acquire direct exposure to UNDP's work. Apply now!

 

Organization: UNDP (United Nations Development Programme) works in nearly 170 countries and territories, helping to achieve the eradication of poverty, and the reduction of inequalities and exclusion. It helps countries to develop policies, leadership skills, partnering abilities, institutional capabilities and build resilience in order to sustain development results  

 

Duty Station: UNDP country office/regional center or at the organization's Headquarters in New York

 

Open to: Graduate students

 

Timeframe: Internship assignments vary in length according to the availability and academic requirements of the intern, as well as the needs of UNDP. Assignments are available on a part-time and full-time basis throughout the year

 

Deadline: If present, specified for each internship assignment

 

Job description: The internships with UNDP are designed to complement development-oriented studies with practical experience in various aspects of multilateral technical cooperation, but also complement other international studies, including law. Assignments vary greatly in terms of content. Every attempt is made to match the interests of the intern with the needs of the organization. The purpose of internships is not to lead to further employment with UNDP but, as already mentioned, to complement an intern's studies. However, a number of interns, having completed their studies and met the necessary requirements, have gone on to further assignments with the UNDP or elsewhere in the United Nations system.

Check here the current vacancies

 

Qualifications:

- enrollment in a graduate-level degree programme in a development related field such as economics, public or business administration, or environmental studies. Only those students who will return to their studies upon completion of their internship assignments are eligible

- demonstrated interest in the field of development

- language skills: written and spoken proficiency in at least one, and preferably two of the three working languages used by UNDP: English, French and Spanish. Fluency in Arabic, Portuguese, Russian or Eastern European language is an asset

- interest in global mobility; adaptability to varied physical and other environments; desire to work with and gain the confidence and respect of people with different language, national and cultural backgrounds

- respect for the principles of the United Nations Charter and the UNDP Statement of Purpose

 

Wage/fees: The internships are not paid. All the costs associated must be borne by the nominating institution, by a related institution or government which may provide the required financial assistance to its students; or by the students themselves

 

Application process: The selection for the internships is fully decentralized within UNDP. All internships are advertised on UNDP's jobs site at http://jobs.undp.org/. You can choose your internship and then submit the application electronically along with an uploaded resume

 

Useful links:

Internship

UNDP website

 

Contact information:

Click here

 

Edited by Tatiana Camerota

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