The International Organization for Standardization is now offering an internship in Social Media & Communications

The ISO standards contribute to making the development, manufacturing, and supply of products and services more cost effective, safe, and clean. Give yourself the chance to join this organization in order to give your contribution to the international standards framework!

For more opportunities go to: International Organizations 

 

Organization:

ISO (International Organization for Standardization) is a worldwide federation of national standards bodies.ISO is a nongovernmental organization that comprises standards bodies from more than 160 countries, with one standards body representing each member country. 

 

Duty Station: Geneva

 

Open To: University or post-graduate degree in Communications, International Relations or other relevant subject

 

Timeframe:  12 months

 

Deadline: starting as soon as possible

 

Job description

-Supporting social media initiatives and campaigns on Youtube, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram

-Contributing to using video as a way of engaging our audiences

-Carrying out community building tasks and projects to improve our reach to members

-Promoting engagement in our internal community tool



Qualifications: 

-Experience making social video

- Fluent English

 

Wage/Fees: The details are not specified

 

Application process: Click  here  to apply

 

Useful links: 

-Offer page

 

Contact Information: 

E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Tel.: +41 22 749 01 11

Fax: +41 22 733 34 30

 

edited by Federica Mataluna

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The promotion of flavor research amongst PhD students in Europe in now announced by Giract: 6 Bursaries for 1st Year PhD Students!

 

For more opportunities go to: Education

 

Organization: GIRACT specialises in business research and consultancy with a clear focus on additives and food ingredients. Its fields of activity also include fine chemicals / pharmaceuticals, and associated technologies from biotechnology, packaging, medical engineering to waste recycling.

 

Duty Station: Geneva

 

Open To:  PhD students enrolled in universities and research institutes

 

Timeframe:  March 2 March 26/27, 2020: The successful candidate will be invited to Geneva to receive the award of EUR 5000, present his/her thesis to representatives from sponsor companies, and attend Giract’s Annual Savory Flavor & Food Industry Conference 

 

Deadline: 30 October

 

Offer description:The thesis should clearly explain the starting hypotheses or the goals and aims of the work Research does not necessarily need to be restricted to scientific aspects, but can also cover other features of flavor science such as business policy, marketing, legislation, consumer impact, etc.  

 

Qualifications: English. If the thesis is not in English, the 10 page summary must be in English  

 

Wage/Fees: EUR 5000

 

Application process: Please, click here to fill the application form

 

Useful links:  

-Official link

 

Contact Information: 

Tel: +41 22 779 0500

Fax:+41 22 779 0505 

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If your dream is to work with the UN, then take a look at this opportunity! You will be helping OCHA to fulfil its mission to coordinate effective and principled humanitarian action in partnership with national and international actors. Furthermore, you will advocate the rights of people in need.

For more opportunities go to: International Organizations

 

Organization: The United Nations (UN) Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) is the UN Secretariat department responsible for bringing together humanitarian actors to ensure a coherent response to complex emergencies and natural disasters. OCHA also ensures that there is a framework within which each actor can contribute to the overall response effort. 

 

Duty Station: Geneva

 

Open To: candidates enrolled in a graduate school programme or enrolled in the final academic year of a first university degree programme 

 

Timeframe:  three-month internship starting from September

 

Deadline: 30 August 2019

 

Job description

- Actively seeks to improve programmes or services; 

- Offers new and different options to solve problems or meet client needs; 

- Keeps abreast of available technology; 

- Understands applicability and limitations of technology to the work of the office;

- Works collaboratively with colleagues to achieve organizational goals.

 

Qualifications: Applicants must meet one of the following requirements: 

- Be enrolled in a graduate school programme (second university degree or equivalent, or higher); or 

- Be enrolled in the final academic year of a first university degree programme (minimum bachelor’s level or equivalent) in the area of political science, social science, geography, business administration, information technology, information systems, mobile development or in a related field; or

- Have graduated with a university degree and, if selected, must commence the internship within a one-year period of graduation from an academic programme. 

- Applicants are not required to have professional working experience for participation in the Programme though any academic and/or practical experience in humanitarian affairs issues including humanitarian coordination, computer science, information management, information systems, or information architecture is desirable;

- Familiarity with data management (e.g. Excel);

- Fluency in English (both oral and written) is required;

- Knowledge of French is desirable.

 

Wage/Fees: not specified

 

Application process: candidates can create their personal account from the Inspira platform

 

Useful links:  

Description of the offer

Create your account

 

Contact Information: 

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

 

edited by Valentina Murace

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The World Trade Organization offers the possibility to attend an Internship Programme to post-graduates students! Don’t miss this fantastic opportunity! Apply now!

 

For more opportunities go to International Organization

 

Organization: The World Trade Organization (WTO) is the only global international organization dealing with the rules of trade between nations. At its heart are the WTO agreements, negotiated and signed by the bulk of the world’s trading nations and ratified in their parliaments. The goal is to ensure that trade flows as smoothly, predictably and freely as possible. The WTO has many roles: it operates a global system of trade rules, it acts as a forum for negotiating trade agreements, it settles trade disputes between its members and it supports the needs of developing countries.  While the WTO is driven by its member states, it could not function without its Secretariat to coordinate the activities. The Secretariat employs over 600 staff, and its experts — lawyers, economists, statisticians and communications experts — assist WTO members on a daily basis to ensure, among other things, that negotiations progress smoothly, and that the rules of international trade are correctly applied and enforced. Roberto Azevêdo is the sixth Director-General of the WTO. His appointment took effect on 1 September 2013 for a four-year term. In February 2017, WTO members agreed to appoint Mr Azevêdo for a second four-year term, starting on 1 September 2017

 

Duty Station: Geneva

 

Open To: Post-graduate students from WTO member and observer countries

 

Timeframe: Up to a maximum of six months

 

Deadline: Open and the recruitment for the traineeship programme is on an ongoing basis.

 

Job description: The WTO Internship Programme is intended to enhance the individual's understanding of the WTO and of trade policy more generally. However, internships include opportunities in other specialist areas, such as finance, human resources, language services, IT and communications. The division to which the intern is assigned determines the precise nature of the work to be undertaken

 

Qualifications: The ideal candidate should meet the following requirements:

- Being a national of a WTO member state or a country or customs territory engaged in accession negotiations;

-Having completed his/her undergraduate studies in a relevant discipline (Economics, Trade Law, Statistics, Trade Policy, Languages, Information Management, Administration and Information Communication and External Relations) and having  completed at least one year of his/her postgraduate studies;

-Having a proficiency in English;

-Having at least 21 years old and a maximum of 30 years old during the internship;



Wage/fees: Interns receive a daily allowance of CHF 60 (including weekends and official holidays falling within the selected period)

 

Application process: To apply it is necessary to submit an application through This Link  and only candidates selected for an interview are contacted

 

Useful Information: Travel expenses to and from Geneva cannot be paid by the WTO, and such travel is not covered by the Organization's insurance. Medical health insurance coverage is mandatory for participants in internships. Individuals can either take out their own insurance or opt to be insured by the WTO's insurance arrangement, which costs approximately USD 36.62 per month

 

Useful links:

Link to the Offer

 

World Trade Organization

 

Contact Information: For any kind of information please visit the Following Page

 

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The multicultural NGO Alkarama is always looking for interns to join its staff, offering two different internships’ programme: legal internship and media internship. Choose the most suitable programme for you and work with a young  non-governmental human rights organisation based in Geneva!

 

For other similar opportunities visit our section International Organization

 

Organisation: Alkarama is a Geneva-based non-governmental human rights organisation established in 2004 to assist all those in the Arab world subjected to or at risk of extrajudicial execution, enforced disappearance, torture, and arbitrary detention. Acting as a bridge between individual victims and international human rights mechanisms, Alkarama works towards an Arab world where all individuals live in freedom and dignity, and are protected by the rule of law. Alkarama brings pro bono legal assistance to victims of the most serious human rights violations, without any discrimination. The organisation focuses its efforts on violations of the right to life, human dignity, physical integrity and freedoms such as extrajudicial executions, enforced disappearances, torture, and arbitrary detention. Using the international human rights mechanisms and working closely with the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR ), Alkarama documents individual cases of violations through direct contact with the victims, their families or lawyers, and submits complaints on their behalf to the United Nations (UN) Special Procedures and Treaty Bodies, asking them to intervene with the State in question to put an end to these violations. Alkarama also brings media attention to the cases and situations it covers, helping victims to have their voices heard and shedding light on the human rights situation of a country, through press releases as well as public reports and analyses published in various media outlets. In order to reach a broader audience, Alkarama increasingly relies on social media, particularly Twitter and Facebook.

 

Where: Geneva, Switzerland

 

Open to:

Legal Internship: people with master degree in law or social sciences with an international law component

Media Internship: people with degree in journalism, communications, human rights or international relations

 

When: from January to June or from July to December

 

Deadline: The openings are usually advertised in October for the January-June internship and April for the July-December internship.

 

Job Description: Alkarama’s internship programme – in both our Legal and Communication departments – provides opportunities for young graduates with an interest in the Arab world to gain experience in a multicultural NGO, working in cooperation with the United Nations, to defend victims of human rights violations in the MENA region. Alkarama’s interns have the opportunity to contribute significantly to the work of the organisation, thus gaining a valuable experience that can be carried forward through the rest of their careers. Alkarama offers full-time internships lasting for six months in its Geneva headquarters.

LEGAL INTERNSHIP

The work of legal interns includes a variety of tasks such as research, interviewing of victims and recording of testimonies, drafting of complaints for submission to the UN human rights protection mechanisms, attendance and note-taking at UN conferences including the Human Rights Council, the Universal Periodic Review and the sessions of the Treaty Bodies, synthesizing of information about individual cases of human rights violations, and drafting of reports.

MEDIA INTERNSHIP

The media intern is working closely with his/her colleagues of both the legal and media departments. The work includes writing news stories for Alkarama’s website, publishing articles, maintaining and monitoring social media networks (Twitter/Facebook) and media contacts’ database. The intern is also expected to contribute to the production of audio-visual work.

 

Requirements:

LEGAL INTERNSHIP

The ideal legal intern holds a Masters degree in law or social sciences with an international law component, speaks and writes fluently French or English with preferably a working knowledge of the other, with Arabic being a valuable asset. The applicant should also have strong analytical and writing skills and a demonstrated interest in human rights and the Middle East.

 

MEDIA INTERNSHIP

The ideal communications intern holds a degree in journalism, communications, human rights or international relations, previous experience in a news, communications or campaigning organisation, a good understanding of social media and multimedia tools. The intern must also have an excellent command of English, with preferably a working knowledge of French and/or Arabic and a demonstrated interest in politics and the media in the Arab world.

 

Wage: paid

 

Application process: when available, the application form will be on this site

 

Useful Links:

Vacancy

 

Useful Contacts:

Alkarama Foundation | 150 route de Ferney

CH-1211 Genève 2

Phone: +41 22 734 1006

Fax: +41 22 734 1034





Edited by Barbara Parisse

 

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Are you an African descent living in the Diaspora? If so join the Fellowship Programme that provides the participants with an intensive learning opportunity to deepen their understanding of the United Nations human rights system, instruments and mechanisms, with a focus on issues of particular relevance to people of African descent

For more similar opportunities visit our section International Organizations 

 

Organization: The United Nations is an international organization founded in 1945. It is currently made up of 193 Member States. The mission and work of the United Nations are guided by the purposes and principles contained in its founding Charter. Each of the 193 Member States of the United Nations is a member of the General Assembly. States are admitted to membership in the UN by a decision of the General Assembly upon the recommendation of the Security Council

 

Duty station: Geneva, Switzerland

 

Open to: The selection of the fellows will reflect gender and regional balance. The human rights situation of People of African Descent in the respective countries will also be taken into consideration

 

Deadline: 31.05.2017

 

Time frame: In 2017 the Fellowship will be held from 13 November to 1 December 2017 in Geneva, Switzerland

 

Description: The Fellowship Programme will allow the participants to better contribute to the protection and promotion of civil, political, economic, social and cultural rights of people of African descent in their respective countries

 

Qualifications:
-The candidate must be an individual of African descent living in the Diaspora
-The candidate must have a minimum of 4 years of work experience related to the rights of People of African Descent
-The candidate needs to have sufficient command of the English language to be able to participate fully in the programme
-The candidate has to submit a letter from an organization working on issues related to People of African Descent or minority rights certifying their status
-The candidates must be available to attend the full duration of the programme. The selected fellows will be expected to participate in different activities and to strictly follow the programme

 

Application process: Applicants are requested to submit the following documents in one single e-mail to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.:

-A Curriculum Vitae
-A completed, signed and scanned Application Form in one single document.
-A Personal Statement (maximum 500 words) in which the candidate will explain his/her motivation for applying, and how he/she will use the knowledge gained from the fellowship to promote the interests and rights of people of African descent.
-An Official Letter of Support from the nominating organization or community
-A copy of the applicant’s passport.
Please note that submissions with more than five attachments will not be accepted


Wage/fees: not specified

 

 

Further info: Each fellow is entitled to a return ticket (economy class) from the country of residence to Geneva; basic health insurance; and a stipend to cover modest accommodation and other living expenses for the duration of the Programme.

Useful links:

Call for the fellowship
UN

Edited by Anja Herbez

 

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