Intern/Assistant Advisor for Africa
Intern/Assistant Advisor for the Africa Region
Applicants must be nationals of African countries.
Job location; Switzerland
Age limit: 30 years
The Ramsar Secretariat welcomes applications for the position of Intern/Assistant Advisor for the Africa Region, a 12-month posting
(possibly extendable to up to 24 months) at the Ramsar Secretariat
in Switzerland to begin as soon as possible after 1 November.
With an upper age limit for applicants of 30 years old, the post offers an opportunity for young graduates to become acquainted with
the workings of an intergovernmental treaty dealing with the
conservation and sustainable use of natural resources.
for this internship should be nationals of countries in Africa and
have lived most of their lives in the region.
Full ability to work
in English and French, both written and spoken, is required for this
Prospective candidates: please view the General Terms of Reference
for Ramsar internships on the Ramsar Convention Web site at:
from the Secretariat), which includes conditions of service and
salary structure, and send the application form (Word, PDF) attached
to the General Terms of Reference, a covering letter explaining your
interest in an internship with the Ramsar Secretariat and your
future career goals, your CV, as well as two letters of reference
from your previous supervisors or dean of the faculty where you
carried out your studies, to jobapplications at iucn.org
The deadline for applications is 18