The United Nations University offers the opportunity to students in Environmental Sciences to do an internship in Bonn: Join now!

 

For more opportunities go to: International Organizations

 

Organization: The  United   Nations University   (UNU) is an international  community of scholars, engaged  in research, postgraduate teaching  and capacity development and dissemination  of knowledge in furthering the purposes and principles of  the Charter of the United Nations. The Pan African Cooperation and Educational Technologies (PACET) programme hosted at UNU-ViE aims to strengthen research, educational and institutional capacities of UNU-EHS in Africa.

 

Duty Station: Bonn, Germany

 

Open To: The offer is addressed to students with Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Environmental Sciences , Project Management or a related field.



Timeframe: From January 2019; the successful candidate will be based at UNU-EHS in Bonn on a full-time basis for a contractual period ranging from 3-6 months.

 

Deadline: 2 December 2018

 

Job description: The programme particularly supports the institutional development of the Pan African University Institute for Water and Energy Sciences (incl. Climate Change – PAUWES) in Algeria by enhancing its teaching and research activities in water, energy and climate change thanks numerous projects.

The applicant will :

- support analysis of potential environment related research areas e.g. energy, water e.t.c);

- support the tracking of project progress on the PACET project management platform;

- assist in the planning,  organization and post-documentation of  educational events and strategic meeting/workshop:  webinar and online lectures in the frame of PAUWES  related projects;

- assist in the management  and administration of an online  community of practice at PAUWES;

- support the establishment  and maintenance of networks  and relationship with Pan African  and international actors and institutions  on PAUWES topics;

- assist in necessary administrative and project activities.

 

Qualifications: The ideal applicants owns:

- Excellent command of English and experience editing and writing various documents in English

- knowledge of German language is an added advantage;

- background in drafting articles, proposals and analysis assistance will be looked on favourably;

- Planning and organizational skills.

Fees: The internship is not remunerated

 

Application process: Interested applicants should submit their application, preferably by e-mail. The email must include the following to be considered:

- Quote reference number in the email subject line;

- curriculum Vitae in English;

- cover letter in English: outlining the motivations, possible contributions to the programme and future career goals;

- completed UNU-ViE application form; (you can find it in the official link of the offer “Click here to download the application form”)

- two letters of recommendation.

Useful links:

Link of the offer

About United Nations University

 

Contact Information:

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UN Campus

 

Platz der Vereinten Nationen 1,

D-53113 Bonn, Germany

+ 49-228-815-0200

+ 49-228-815-0299

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The United Nations Environment Programme waits for you to help the world through your knowledges and your ability to support research projects. Apply now as Associate Programme Management Officer!

 

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Organization: The United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment) is the leading global environmental authority that sets the global environmental agenda, promotes the coherent implementation of the environmental dimension of sustainable development within the United Nations system and serves as an authoritative advocate for the global environment. The overall objective of the UN Environment's Economy Division is to encourage decision-makers in government, local authorities and industry to develop and adopt policies, strategies and practices and technologies that promote sustainable patterns of consumption and production, make efficient use of natural resources, ensure safe management of chemicals and contribute to making trade and environment policies mutually supportive.

 

Duty Station: Geneva - Switzerland

 

Timeframe: Appointment against this position is for a period of one year and may be subject to extension. Staff Members are subject to the authority of the Secretary-General and to assignment by him or her. In this context, all staffs are expected to move periodically to new functions in their careers in accordance with established rules and procedures.

 

Deadline: 5th December 2018

 

Job description:

- Works with key clients to facilitate the development, implementation and evaluation of assigned programmes/projects; monitors and analyzes specific aspects of programme/project development and implementation: reviews relevant documents and reports; identifies problems and issues to be addressed and recommends corrective actions; liaises with relevant parties; identifies and tracks follow-up actions;

 

- Participates in survey initiatives; issues data collection tools, reviews, analyzes and interprets responses, identifies problems/issues and prepares preliminary conclusions;

 

- Undertakes outreach activities; participates in the development of training workshops, seminars; participates in and makes presentations on assigned topics/activities;

 

- Supports activities related to budget funding (programme/project preparation and submissions, progress reports, financial statement* etc.) and the preparation of related documents/reports (pledging, work programme, programme budget, etc.);

 

- Develops and curates technical guidance and training materials, including graphics, e-books, and videos, on topics related to reducing mercury use in artisanal and small-scale gold mining;

 

- Performs other related duties as required.

 

Qualifications: The ideal applicant is a professional figure who is able to conduct independent research and analysis (including electronic sources on internet and other databases) and to apply judgement in the context of assignments given.

Secondly the intern is able to work collaboratively with colleagues to achieve organizational goals; he/she can learn from others. In addition he/she has the ability to plan organised works, to monitor programmes and projects ability to formulate and manage budgets too.

 

An advanced university degree in environmental sciences, physical sciences, environmental management, economics or a related field is required. A first-level university degree in combination with two additional years of experience may be accepted in lieu of an advanced degree.

A minimum of two years of progressively responsible experience in project/programme management, administration or related area, and relevant technical experience on chemicals and waste management is required. (No experience is required for candidates who have passed the Young Professionals Programme exam (YPP) or the United Nations National Competitive Recruitment Examination (NCRE)).

The interns has fluency in English and French which are the working languages of the United Nations Secretariat. Knowledge of another UN official language is desirable.

 

Wage: remunerated contract, for information about the level of salaries for Professional staff see the link

 

Application process: To apply you have to register to INSPIRA, which is the official UN system of application for this kind of internships, and fill the online forms.

 

Useful links:

Link of the offer

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IUCN internships offers a stage to university students. The object of study is our planet’s future. You could know the working environment and at the same time the world where you live

 

For more opportunities go to Organizzazioni Internazionali

 

Organization: International Union for Conservation of Nature is membership Union created in 1948.  Its aim is to provide communications against the communities which interest is to preserve the environment. Through natural bases they want to reserve habitat loss, restore ecosystems and improve people’s well-being

 

Duty Station: Sri Lanka Country Office, Colombo, Sri Lanka

 

Open To: Sri Lankan students

The best interns is enrolled in a University degree and should have completed at least one year of full-time study. Students in a gap year could be accepted if they manifest the clear intent to study the subject at the end of the gap period

 

Deadline:  31st December 2018



Job description: The association decides to aim on youth, as individuals, community members and part of the global community. The intern will provide assistance to the line manager in two main fields: communication and coordination. He/she will have to:

- provide support in compiling information and research materials

- organize events and meetings

- assist in documentation and report writing

- create and maintain PowerPoint presentations, photo and video stories.

. carry out the tasks as assigned by the line manager

 

Qualifications:

- strong interest in environment conservation and sustainable development

- satisfactory knowledge of computer skills and office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint..)

- fluent in verbal/written English, Sinhala or Tamil.

 

Application process: the intern has to apply online through the HR Management System, by opening the announcement and pressing the “Apply” button.

He/she has to create an account and submit their profile information. Applications can not be sent after the deadline date. Only selected applicant will be contacted for interviews.

 

Useful links:

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The Environmental Justice Foundation - EJF - has opportunities for people looking to acquire new skills or utilise their experience by volunteering. Do the right thing and apply now, participate to protect human rights and have environmental security

 

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Organization: The Environmental Justice Foundation - EJF - is a non-governmental organisation (NGO) founded in 2001 by Steve Trent and Juliette Williams that promotes the non-violent resolution of human rights abuses and related environmental issues in the Global South. It describes itself as "a UK-based non-profit organisation working internationally to protect the environment and human rights." EJF's core tenet, as set out in its Mission Statement asserts that the injustices suffered by people living in poor and disenfranchised communities are often closely related to the destruction, over-exploitation and other abuses of the local natural environment these people depend on. Much of the Environmental Justice Foundation's work involves training and equipping affected environmental justice communities in producer countries to investigate, record and expose abuses and then campaign effectively for an equitable resolution to the issues. Emphasis is placed on the power of film, both to record irrefutable evidence of environmental injustice and to create strong campaigning messages

 

Duty Station:  London, United Kingdom

 

Open To: everybody willing to help for a safe environment and sustain human rights

 

Timeframe: not mentioned

 

Deadline: open

 

Job description: the volunteers working with the Environmental Justice Foundation will work alongside a dedicated, ambitious team who will guide them and support them in their tasks. The EJF works on several campaigning areas:

- oceans

- illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing

- pesticide use

- cotton production

- shrimp farming

- climate refugees

 

Qualifications: to become a volunteer with the EJF all that is needed is to be:

- ambitious

- dedicated

- dynamic

 

Wage:  EJF  offers travel and lunch expenses

 

Application process: to enquire about opportunities for volunteering with EJF send an email to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Useful links:

EJF’s Jobs page

About EJF

Contacts' page

 

Contact information: all contacts can be found following this link

 

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Assembly of European Regions  is looking for an intern to work at its Strasbourg office

 

For more similar opportunities visit our section Europe

 

Organization: The Assembly of European Regions was established in 1985, with the aim of enhancing the voice and the position of Europe’s regions. It has achieved great success over this period, with many European countries implementing regional reforms and with a significant improvement in the role of the regions in European decision-making. The Assembly of European Regions (AER) is the largest independent network of regions in wider Europe. Bringing together more than 150 regions from 35 countries and 16 interregional organisations, AER is the political voice of its members and a forum for interregional co-operation. The AER is governed by the following structures: the General Assembly consisting of political representatives of the AER member regions, the Bureau and the Presidium.

 

Duty station: Strasbourg

 

Deadline: not specified

 

Timeframe: 3 months minimum, preferably 6 months

 

Description: The selected candidate will have to deal with some daily organisational work required in the office of the AER Secretary General but also with public policy work.

The main tasks asked will be:

– administrative work (20%)

– background research on policy matters (30%)

– translation and drafting of briefings, news articles (30%)

– help in the liaison with members (20%)

 

Requirements: Candidates should have a general understanding of European policies, an interest in political matters and a strong capacity in organisation with the aptitude to work in a multinational team.

Good IT skills are needed: our team is spread in different locations and we use cloud based applications for most of our work. You will need to be able to very quickly master the different tools.

The AER working language is English. A proficient, ideally mother tongue level of English is required.

 

Wage: The internship is remunerated according to the legal requirements but the student meets his/her travel and living costs.

 

Application process: The job in such an office is wide and quite different everyday, further information to potential interns will be given in a recruiting interview. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for interviews.

If you are interested, please send CV and a cover letter in English to:

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Additional info: For all internships within AER, a contract must be signed by AER and the student’s home University/School/Institute. Please note that this is compulsory.

 

Useful links:

The Assembly of European Regions (AER)

Vacancy

 

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