Posted on :
8 Oct, 2020
8 Oct, 2020
International Rivers envisions a world where healthy rivers and the rights of local communities are valued and protected. Since 1985, International Rivers has been at the heart of the global struggle to protect rivers and the rights of communities that depend on them. Armed with on the ground evidence and cutting edge research, International Rivers mobilizes civil society and communities to advocate for improved river basin governance, transparent and accountable energy infrastructure, and human rights. We have been the driving force behind iconic campaigns to protect the world’s greatest rivers from harmful projects, and pioneered global policy solutions.
We are a global organisation with offices in the United States, Asia, South America and Africa. Our small and nimble teams are leading effective campaigns in key regions and river basins around the world.
Job Title: Africa Program Internship
Location: South Africa
About the position
This internship position is located in the regional office for the Africa program in Pretoria, South Africa. The Intern will support our Africa program by providing campaign, communications and administrative support as related to our work on energy and climate related issues across the continent with a focus on French-speaking countries where we work.
1. Campaigns support
2. Communications support
3. Administrative support
Provide administrative assistance to the Africa program in all aspects relating to the running of the Africa Program office, including but not limited to:
An internship stipend will be provided.
The position is located in Pretoria, ZA and will resume as soon as possible. It is a fixed-term internship for a period of six months with a possibility of renewal.
Please forward a comprehensive CV and motivation letter to [email protected] and indicate the job title you are applying for in the subject line of the email, namely, AFRICA PROGRAM INTERNSHIP.
Application Deadline:09 October 2020.
Applicants who have not been contacted within 30 working days after the closing date of this advertisement should regard their applications as unsuccessful.
International Rivers is committed to the principles of justice, and diverse perspectives and experiences to improve the way we work. We do our best to make staff positions accessible to all potential team members, and welcome applications regardless of gender, ethnicity, age, disability, sexual orientation or identity.
For more information on International Rivers please visit the following website: www.internationalrivers.org