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Spring 2021 - Advocacy and Communications Internship

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Reporters Without Borders
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Washington, DC

Reporters Without Borders


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Published 24 days ago

January 5, 2021
May 5, 2021
November 27, 2020
$600
40 hours

Reporters Without Borders, known internationally as Reporters sans frontieres (RSF), fights for freedom of the press and information around the world. Reporters Without Borders USA (RSF USA) is based in Washington, DC, with the mission of monitoring press freedom abuses in the United States as well as Canada and English-speaking Caribbean, sounding the alarm by disseminating information to the media and the public, and working with the media, political leaders, non-government groups, tech companies, and the public to protect press freedom.

Intern responsibilities include drafting press releases, planning events, managing the contacts database, working with the U.S. university chapters network, attending press freedom related events around the city, and assisting our team in research and advocacy.

Qualifications:

  • Excellent writing skills are required.
  • Successful candidates will be self-starters who are adept at multitasking.
  • Interns should work well under pressure and still pay strict attention to details, be resourceful, and creative in responding to requests.
  • Interns must be available five days a week.
  • French knowledge is not required but is a plus.

Reporters Without Borders, known internationally as Reporters sans frontieres (RSF), fights for freedom of the press and information around the world. Reporters Without Borders USA (RSF USA) is based in Washington, DC, with the mission of…

Details at a glance

  • Remote Possible
  • Stipend

How to Apply

Send your resume and cover letter to careers.rsf.usa@gmail.com with 2-3 writing samples. Resumes without cover letters or writing samples will not be considered.

Send your resume and cover letter to careers.rsf.usa@gmail.com with 2-3 writing samples. Resumes without cover letters or writing samples will not be considered.

Location

Washington, DC

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