Legal Internships and Scholarships
Humanium, а Geneva based children’s rights NGO is looking for awareness-raising and legal advice intern(s).
The tasks of the interns would involve rising awareness; legal advice; communication and fundraising:
• Raising awareness: the intern will help to raise-awareness about the situation of children’s rights in the world through writing blog articles, updating country profiles, and conducting online campaign;
• Legal advice: the intern will work on the Helpline, where s/he will give advice on real cases concerning children, liaise with our alliance of lawyers, and answer any questions regarding children’s rights, the CRC, etc.;
• Communication: s/he will be involved in communication on social media (Twitter and Facebook), and conduct online campaigns;
• Fundraising: occasionally, the intern may also be involved in finding financial partners to support our projects, and drafting grant submissions;
• Other tasks as needed.
The candidates are required to have university education: MA in International Law, Human Rights, Development or International Relations; however current students are also welcome. All candidates should be fluent in English (written and spoken). In addition Humanium is especially interested in candidates that, besides in English, are fluent in French, Spanish or German. The candidates need to be in depended independent and disciplined, with strong sense of responsibility and ability to take initiative. It is indispensable to have constant access to high-speed internet connection.
Attendance at team meetings every Wednesday is required. The rest of the time is flexible.
Interested candidates should fill in the application form and attach their CV.
For more information visit the official webpage.