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Advocacy and Administrative Intern

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Join the NGO CSW/NY team to help develop and facilitate a platform for the voices and leadership of feminists and women’s rights organizations globally! Have an essential role organizing and implementing the two-week NGO CSW66 Forum, one of the largest civil society gatherings at the United Nations. Interns will also have the opportunity to network and connect with global activists, organizations, and those within the UN system.

This 9 month internship requires interns to work 3 days a week for a minimum of 15 hours.

Intern tasks and projects include:

  • Working with a global planning committee to develop and implement the NGO CSW66 Forum;
  • Taking a leadership role within the Youth Leaders & Young Professionals program
  • Monthly blog posts;
  • Staying updated on the Generation Equality Forum and Action Coalitions
  • Attending UN and civil society meetings/events and reporting back (mostly virtual)
  • Working on our 50th Anniversary campaign throughout the year and during CSW
  • Administrative/office tasks

Requirements:

  • Mature intercultural communication abilities; practical experience in international settings is an asset
  • Passionate about gender equality
  • UN experience or immense curiosity and eagerness to learn about human rights and the UN
  • Full-time commitment during the NGO CSW Forum in March
  • A good sense of humor
  • Excellent customer service, particularly in diverse environments, both in person and by phone, with high professionalism
  • Ability to manage multiple projects and assignments from a variety of staff and volunteers
  • Strong researcher and writer, able to synthesize complex information into blog posts, reports, and meeting notes
  • Proficiency using the latest versions of Google Suite and Microsoft Office
  • Background in fields of Journalism, Social Sciences, Law, Public Policy, International Relations, Women’s and Gender Studies or related disciplines preferred
  • Undergraduate and graduate students are encouraged to apply
  • Proficiency in one of the UN languages other than English is an advantage. Proficiency in French and/or Spanish is highly valued

Join the NGO CSW/NY team to help develop and facilitate a platform for the voices and leadership of feminists and women’s rights organizations globally! Have an essential role organizing and implementing the two-week NGO CSW66 Forum, one of…

Details at a Glance

  • Start Date
    September 6, 2021
  • End Date
    May 27, 2022
  • Application Deadline
    August 13, 2021
  • Internship Benefits
    Academic Credits
  • Payment
    Hourly
  • Stipend / Wage
    $15/hour
  • Hours Per Week
    15 hours/week

How to Apply

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Location

Temporarily Remote
Work must be performed in or near New York, NY
Associated Location
New York, NY, USA

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