Internship posted by: Robert F. Kennedy Center for Justice and Human Rights
Posted on: December 11, 2012
The Robert F. Kennedy Center for Justice and Human Rights, a progressive human rights organization based in Washington, DC, seeks a Research Intern for one of its core programs focused on global human rights advocacy.
Since 1968, the RFK Center has been defending human rights and working to realize Robert Kennedy's dream of a more peaceful and just world. Forging long-term partnerships through RFK Partners for Human Rights, we assist human rights defenders on the cutting-edge of social change who have won the RFK Human Rights Award.
Research interns will be asked to perform a variety of tasks in order to help the Advocacy Team, including but not limited to:
Applicants must have completed at least one year of undergraduate education and have a demonstrated interest in human rights. Ability in one of the following languages is helpful, but not required: Arabic, French, or Spanish. Please note that internships are unpaid.
For more information about the RFK Center, please visit: www.rfkcenter.org.
Qualified candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, list of one or more references, and a brief writing sample. E-mail applications are preferred.