Tuesday, June 19, 2012
INTERNSHIP: Rights and Resources Initiatives Global Programs Internship
Rights and Resources (RRI) seeks an intern to support the Global Programs, with term of employment from June – November 2012 with the possibility of extension. They are looking for a dedicated individual who will take initiative, demonstrate responsibility, and become an integral part of a small and passionate team.
The Intern will have the opportunity to become closely involved in programs and function of the coalition, learning about the work of RRI in human rights, forest tenure, poverty alleviation, livelihoods security, and conservation. This is an excellent opportunity for a dedicated and enthusiastic individual to gain experience in this sector of human rights, development and conservation, while contributing to the development of an international coalition.
The individual will report directly to the Tenure Analyst.
- Prepare background research and documentation for RRI’s Global Programs and strategic analysis work,
- Provide assistance for assessment of statutory tenure rights in forest-based countries,
- Provide coordination and logistical support for a research program in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (no travel),
- Provide general administrative and events support for the Global Programs team, and willingly undertake other tasks as requested.