ILAC is now looking for an intern!
The main objectives of the internship are to
Support ILAC programme officers, legal analysis department and staff members in preparing and designing new and existing programme activities in the Middle East and North Africa, as well as Latin America.
Build the capacities of the intern in the field of human rights and to become familiar with international rule of law work and technical legal assistance.
Under the supervision of ILAC’s senior legal expert, the intern will participate in preparing, designing and implementing projects and activities targeting justice sector institutions and partners within the ILAC MENA Programme, the Syria Programme as well as participate in designing and developing new programme proposals.
Specific tasks include:
Conduct research or literature review in relevant fields and prepare draft background material for ILAC assessments and projects.
Assist in strengthening our internal and external communication on our programmes and projects.
Writing and posting updates on programme activities and related substantive issues to the ILAC website, Facebook page and Twitter account.
Participate in relevant internal and external meetings.
Carry out other duties as requested by the programme officers and/or other staff members when needed.
Qualifications and criteria
Applicants should be enrolled in University and preferably eligible for student financing during the internship, and should have relevant academic qualifications and proven knowledge on human rights law. Applicants should be well-organised and self-motived with good drafting skills and the ability to work in a fast-paced and dynamic work environment. The ILAC working language is English, but ability to read, write and express oneself in Arabic, French and/or Spanish is an advantage.
Terms and conditions
The internship is unpaid and located at the ILAC Secretariat at Signalistgatan 9 in Solna, for an average of 40 hours per week during the Autumn semester 2017. Start and end dates are negotiable.
To apply, please send a cover letter and CV to email@example.com no later than May 17th 2017. For further information on the internship, please send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject “intern“. For more information on ILAC Programmes and activities please see www.ilacnet.org.