Internships and vacancies

The European Centre for Democracy and Human Rights (ECDHR)

Current opportunities

2019 Advocacy Internship – Brussels

The European Centre for Democracy and Human Rights (ECDHR) is seeking creative, organized, passionate, and hard-working applicants for a full-time, six-month Advocacy Internship based in Brussels, Belgium. Through this program, interns can expect to gain valuable hands-on international advocacy experience working with the European Parliament and the European Union. We are happy to work with students seeking academic course credit for their work. This is a remote, unpaid internship that reports directly to the Executive Director.

Main Activities

  • Conduct research on regionally-focused human rights crises and issues in the Arab Gulf region
    and their relations to the international human rights legal framework;
  • Draft policy papers, briefing documents, and advocacy letters to support ECDHR’s mission;
  • Assist in ECDHR’s advocacy at the European Parliament, including through outreach and
    meetings;
  • Attend and report on events, briefings, and other relevant meetings during European Parliament
    sessions;
  • Support social media activities and provide administrative support where needed

Key Skills

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