World Law Internship Program (Winter/Spring 2017)

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Description

Undergraduate, graduate and law students who are interested in educating about, promoting and advocating human rights and world citizenship are encouraged to apply for this 3 to 4 month, 15-20 (or more) hours per week internship (hours are flexible). Interns write to individuals whose rights have been violated and contact heads of state and government ministries in order to expose violations and demand redress on the individuals' behalf. You will research and apply various human rights declarations and treaties as well as national constitutions and international human rights procedures when applicable.

Responsibilities

Excellent communication skills required and multi-lingual applicants (especially French speakers) are preferred. An interest or activism in peace, law and global politics is helpful.

Requirements

Please submit resume, cover letter, short (2-3 pages) writing sample, and list of references to legal(at)worldservice.org.
We prefer that you email your application materials directly to the World Service Authority at legal(at)worldservice.org rather than submitting them through the internships.com portal.

Skills

Preferred - Advocacy, Legal, International, Citizenship, Global Immigration, Peace, Activism, Geopolitics

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