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Remote Internship - Keeping fossil fuels out of protected areas

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You are looking to change the world, AND you are looking for an internship?

Apply to LINGO today.

We are looking for highly motivated young persons worldwide.

The current position focuses on a project that aims to keep the fossil fuel industry out of protected areas. At LINGO we will be writing and publishing a report that quantifies how many gigatons of potential CO2 emissions are contained in the world's protected natural areas.

You will help with elements of the report, liaising with pilot countries to support campaigns to keep it in the ground, organizing meetings and events to spread the word as well as social media work.

The report will either be launched at the Biodiversity Summit in China (COP15) or at the Climate Summit in Glasgow (COP26). Furthermore we will work in those places.


Our ideal candidate will be:

A good communicator who finds it easy to interact with people over email/internet.

Very organized.

Self-driven.

Eager to help put an end to fossil fuel burning worldwide.


Requirements: 

- A computer with internet connection

- Minimum 18 years of age

- Minimum 3 months full-time equivalent commitment, part-time is possible

- Ready to take on responsibility


Useful prior experience:

- Fundraising

- Social media

- Event organization

- Language abilities other than English

- Campaigning

- Activism and environmental initiatives

- Writing engaging texts

- Internet research


The Leave it in the Ground Initiative (LINGO) works at one of the most important fronts for stopping run-away climate change: keeping fossil fuels in the ground and transitioning to a 100% clean energy world. We develop high-impact, game-changing initiatives around coal, oil and gas extraction, in defense of a healthy planet.

More info:

http://leave-it-in-the-ground.org/

You are looking to change the world, AND you are looking for an internship?

Apply to LINGO today.

We are looking for highly motivated young persons worldwide.

The current position focuses on a project that aims to keep the fossil fuel industry…

Details at a Glance

  • Start Date
    December 6, 2021
  • End Date
    June 6, 2022
  • Application Deadline
    November 13, 2021
  • Internship Benefits
    Academic Credits
  • Payment
    Stipend
  • Stipend / Wage
    100 Euros/month symbolic stipend
  • Hours Per Week
    Between 3 and 12 months full-time commitment. Part-time possible (at least 6 months).

Benefits

We plan to apply for funding to intensify this line of work with your help, so the internship might result in an employment opportunity in the near future.

We plan to apply for funding to intensify this line of work with your help, so the internship might result in an employment opportunity in the near future.

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Location

Remote
Work may be performed anywhere in the world
Associated Location
Radebeul, Germany

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