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Africa

Ghana

Ghana Center for Democratic Development (Accra)

The CDD is dedicated to the promotion of society and government based on the rule of law, appropriate checks on the power of the state, and integrity in public administration. Interns work under the supervision of the Deputy Director/Head of Research and Programs. Deadline to apply is November 19, 2018.

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The Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ) (Accra)

The Commission on Human Rights and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ) is a constitutional commission that aims to protect and promote fundamental human rights and freedoms for all persons in Ghana. Internships vary but are usually based in the Public Education Department. Deadline to apply is November 19, 2018.

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Kenya

ELIMU (Kinyaga, Mt. Kenya region)

Elimu is a Kenyan NGO that evaluates development projects in order to identify the most effective ways to reduce poverty. The intern will be expected to support the project manager as well as the activities of the evaluation unit. Activities include qualitative interviews, running the ongoing experiments, and supporting the research and office. Deadline to apply is November 19, 2018.

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The Institution Canopy of Conservation (I-CAN) Project 

The I-CAN program is a partnership project involving a rich network of collaborators and partners. The project looks into governance and the conservation of rangelands, wetlands and forests of the East African savannah. Internship duties include assisting in data collection, writing fundraising applications, and contributing to projects. Deadline to apply is November 19, 2018

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Asia

China

NexChange (Hong Kong)

NexChange provides a venture innovation ecosystem as a service, specializing in fintech, insurtech, blockchain, AI and healthtech. The Company has grown rapidly with a presence in Hong Kong, New York City, and London and has over one hundred partnerships of which 30 are in media content. The Company has also built some of the world’s most recognized innovation brands. Deadline to apply is November 19, 2018.

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India

AID INDIA (Tamil Nadu)

AID INDIA is a registered non-profit organization working towards improving the education quality for children in Tamil Nadu (Chennai province). Their focus is on improving skills in Tamil, Mathematics, English and Science for children from Kindergarten to Class 12. As AID INDIA projects are many, the exact duties of interns will vary, but will likely be focused on education, support services, and technology. Deadline to apply is November 19, 2018.

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Indonesia

UIN Malang (Malang)

The Faculty of Sharia (FS) is located in Campus 1 of UIN Malang. FS supports students pursuing Islamic higher education and aims to produce prospective scholars of Islamic law. The intern will conduct an English class for the students of the International Relations Department at FS. Deadline to apply is November 19, 2018.

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UIN Syarif Hidayatullah Jakarta Language Center (Jakarta)

The Faculty of Sharia (FS) is located in Campus 1 of UIN Jakarta. FS supports students pursuing Islamic higher education and aims to produce prospective scholars of Islamic law. The intern will update the teaching curriculum with new activities, assignments and projects to assist students learning English, working closely with the Language Centre. Deadline to apply is November 19, 2018.

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Vietnam

Sapa O'Chau

Sapa O’Chau is committed to providing educational, employment and other livelihood opportunities to ethnic minority groups in Sapa town and the surrounding Muong Hoa valley. In addition to a Training Centre aimed at getting ethnic minority youth back to school and into careers, Sapa O’Chau operates a Café and a Trekking and Homestay business committed to responsible tourism.

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North America

United States

 

Délégation Générale du Québec (New York City, New York)

The Délégation Générale du Québec is Quebec’s primary office in the U.S promotes the interests of Quebec in trade, investment, science and technology, environment and energy, education and culture. The office is looking for an intern to join its Communications, Public and Government Affairs Department. Duties vary from conducting market research to generating content for social media publishing and event management. Deadline to apply is February 11th, 2019

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UNICEF USA (New York City, New York)

The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) works in 190 countries and territories to put children first. UNICEF has helped save more children’s lives than any other humanitarian organization, by providing health care and immunizations, clean water and sanitation, nutrition, education, emergency relief and more. UNICEF USA supports UNICEF's work through fundraising, advocacy and education in the United States. Deadline to apply is March 22nd, 2019

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Cathance River Environmental Alliance (Topsham, Maine)

CREA’s mission is to use the natural resources of the Cathance River Nature Preserve to promote ecological and historical awareness and nature-based learning among students, educators, and the broader community to foster the wise use of the Preserve. Deadline to apply is March 11th, 2019

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Lake Stewards of Maine (Auburn, Maine)

LSM helps protect Maine lakes through widespread citizen participation in the gathering and dissemination of credible scientific information pertaining to lake health. LSM trains, certifies and provides technical support to hundreds of volunteers who monitor a wide range of indicators of water quality, assess watershed health and function, and screen lakes for invasive aquatic plants and animals. In addition to being the primary source of lake data in the State of Maine, LSM volunteers benefit their local lakes by playing key stewardship and leadership roles in their communities. Deadline to apply is March 15th, 2019

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Canada

 

Friends of Head Harbour Lightstation (Campobello Island, New Brunswick)

The mandate of Friends of the Head Harbour Lightstation is to protect, promote and preserve the Head Harbour Lightstation on Campobello Island, New Brunswick. Intern will research solar energy adoption and develop educational materials on the field of ecological economics. Deadline to apply is February 11th, 2019.

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Shoreline Press (Ste-Anne-de-Bellevue) 

An internship at Shoreline press in Ste-Anne-de-Bellevue is hands-on, where an intern goes through the entire process of making a book (and then is listed on the Copyright page). Shoreline Press describes themselves as, "independent and unorthodox," and their goal is to publish books of first-time authors. The intern would work closely with the publishing staff and provide general support to their daily operations. Deadline to apply is January 28th, 2019. 

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Atelier Celadon (Montreal)

Atelier Céladon is an art organization that supports the creation and development of multidisciplinary contemporary art projects. Atelier Céladon seeks driven, independent and creative members interested in furthering our mandate towards supporting underrepresented artists in mainstream media, and centering marginalized narratives in the context of Tiohtià:ke  (Montreal). The intern will work closely with the Head of Operations and perform the role of Research Coordinator, and day to day tasks may include maintenance of the website, public engagement on social media platforms, and archiving. This position is an Archie Malloch Undergraduate Internships in Public Learning internship, and is open to students from ALL faculties. Deadline to apply is January 28th, 2019. 

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Black Watch Museum and Archives (Montreal)

The Black Watch (Royal Highland Regiment) of Canada is Canada’s oldest Highland regiment with a remarkable history, including service in the Boer War, World War I (where it had 3 battalions and won 6 Victoria Crosses), World War II, peace keeping and peace-making operations, and in Afghanistan. The intern will have the opportunity to work with what is considered the best Regimental archives in Canada, under the supervision of a curator and/or archivist. The internship position consists of indexing archival boxes and conducting research, and making data entries on the soldiers as found in the archives to be published on the website. The intern will also have the opportunity to present their research after completion of the internship. Deadline to apply is January 28th, 2019.

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St. Andrew's Society of Montreal (Montreal)

St. Andrew’s Society of Montreal raises funds for various causes and to preserve Scottish culture and history in Canada. An internship position is open to a student either studying History or with a keen interest in Canadian history. Internship tasks include identifying individual members and analysing findings on the Caledonian Society membership, and then presenting this research and posting the database on the Society’s website. Deadline to apply is January 28th, 2019

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78th Fraser Highlanders

The 78th Fraser Highlanders is a historical association which conducts research on the Highland soldiers of the Seven Years’ War in North America, who formed the foundation of the Scottish community in Canada. The internship position consists of indexing archival documents and conducting research, and making data entries on the soldiers as found in the archives to be published on the website. The intern will also have the opportunity to present their research after completion of the internship. Deadline to apply is January 28th, 2019.

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Suoni Per II Popolo Festival (Montreal)

Montreal’s Suoni Per Il Popolo is a music festival which was established in 2001, an exciting period in Montreal which saw the city's local independent music scene become a globally recognized phenomenon. It was mandated to program diverse experimental music featuring local, national and international artists in an informal, relaxed atmosphere designed to appeal to audiences. The intern will be working closely with the logistics and marketing department for the promotion of the festival. This position is an Archie Malloch Undergraduate Internships in Public Learning internship, and is open to students from ALL faculties. Deadline to apply is January 28th, 2019.

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Festival Acces Asie (Montreal)

Festival Accès Asie showcases artistic disciplines such as dance, comedy, theatre, video, film, visual arts, music, poetry, performance and new media. Intern will focus on three main areas: Marketing & Development, Event Coordination, and General Administrative Support. Deadline to apply is January 28th, 2019.

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Teesri Duniya Theatre (Montreal)

Teesri Duniya Theatre is dedicated to producing socially and politically relevant theatre, exploring the relationships between cultures, and creating theatrical styles based on the cultural experiences of culturally diverse communities living in Canada. The company is engaged in productions, play and playwright development, publication of theatre magazine alt.theatre: cultural diversity and the stage – Canada’s only theatre quarterly dedicated to promoting discourse around cultural diversity and the stage. The intern may study a thematic range, gender issues, or the aesthetics of intercultural theatre and examine the cultural shifts in Quebec’s theatrical landscape. Within the context of cultural plurality, they may choose a focused theme/topic of interest.  This position is an Archie Malloch Undergraduate Internships in Public Learning internship, and is open to students from ALL faculties. Deadline to apply is January 28th, 2019.

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The Climate Reality Project (Montreal)

The Climate Reality Project works to provide Canadians with the science of and solutions to climate change. Students can apply to up to two positions with the Climate Reality Project. Deadline to apply is January 28th, 2019.

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Social Justice Connection (Montreal)

Social Justice Connection is an independent international solidarity organization. With multiple internship positions available, interns will participate in workshops on poor country debt, corporate accountability, and international trade as well as assist staff in researching and developing new public education projects. Deadline to apply is January 28, 2019.

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Canadian Federation of Friends of Museums (Montreal)

The Canadian Federation of Friends of Museums (CFFM) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting museum volunteers, and educating the public about the value of preserving Canadian heritage. The intern will carry out research on the needs of museum volunteers, and manage the organization’s website and social media accounts. Deadline to apply is January 28th, 2019.

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Vehicule Press (Montreal)

Véhicule Press is an organization that publishes award-winning poetry, fiction, essays, translations, and social history. Interns will work under the supervision of the publishing staff to provide general support to the editing operations. Deadline to apply is January 28, 2019.

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Native Friendship Centre of Montreal (Montreal)

The Native Friendship Centre of Montreal is a non-profit, non-sectarian, autonomous community development agency whose purpose is to promote, develop and enhance the quality of life of the urban Aboriginal population of Montreal and surrounding areas. Intern will assist with communications, marketing, and event planning. Deadline to apply is March 11th, 2019.

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Laboratory of Urban Culture (Montreal)

The LUC runs a variety of arts and culture programs directed primarily at Little Burgundy youth, including music, creative writing, theatre, photography and sound/new media art. The Salon 1861 serves as a community hub focusing of urban social innovation, in partnership with universities, community organizations and the private sector. The intern will assist with the running of our existing programs, help us plan new programs, and assist in our ongoing self-assessment efforts. They will also learn much about community-facing work based on principles of social justice. This position is an Archie Malloch Undergraduate Internships in Public Learning internship, and is open to students from ALL faculties. Deadline to apply is January 28th, 2019.

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Institute for Human Development and Well-Being (McGill)

The Institute for Human Development and Well‐Being (IHDW) is a transdisciplinary unit led by McGill's Faculty of Education. The IHDW draws together researchers from McGill's Departments of Family Medicine, Educational and Counselling Psychology, Integrated Studies in Education, Anthropology, Kinesiology and Physical Education, Psychiatry, the School of Urban Planning, the School of Social Work, and the Faculty of Dentistry. 

This internship will be a unique blend of community arts programming and general support for the up-and-coming Institute for Human Development and Well-being! Creative applicants encouraged to apply. We are looking for Faculty of Arts students passionate about human development and well-being to join our eight-week internship program. As a Summer Research Intern you will learn the ins and outs of what goes into research development, social media, event planning, and drafting proposals. You will also have the opportunity to participate in our arts-based projects through the McGill Art Hive Initiative, gender-based violence prevention projects and other relevant Institution initiatives. Interns lead and participate in a range of activities including funding development, leadership programs, social events, mentoring among others. Approximately 50% of the internship will be spent in the community working in a child focused initiative linked to the McGill Art Hive. Deadline to apply is March 10th, 2019.

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UNHCR: Haut-Commissariat des Nations Unies pour les réfugiés (Montreal)

Le Haut-Commissariat des Nations Unies pour les réfugiés (HCR) est une agence de l’ONU qui a le mandat international de surveiller la mise en œuvre de la Convention de 1951 relative au statut des réfugiés. Elle a également pour tâche d'aider les apatrides à trouver une solution à leur absence de citoyenneté. Le bureau du HCR à Montréal surveille la bonne mise en application des conventions internationales signées par le Canada en lien avec les réfugiés et les apatrides. Son objectif principal est de faire respecter les pratiques et les politiques d’asile du Canada, afin de promouvoir les normes les plus strictes en matière de protection des réfugiés et des demandeurs d’asile. Deadline to apply is February 11th,2019

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EQUITAS: Play It Fair! (Montreal)

Education Intern. Equitas - International Centre for Human Rights Education is Canada’s oldest and most active human rights education organization. The Play it Fair! program uses fun and interactive activities to promote human rights values and intercultural understanding, respect for diversity and to combat discrimination. Play It Fair! and its toolkit uses a rights-based approach to equip camp staff with the knowledge and skills to promote human rights values within young children. Deadline to apply is February 11th, 2019. 

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Conference Board of Canada (Montreal) (Ottawa)

The Conference Board of Canada is pleased to offer a summer internship opportunity for a McGill University student. This internship will offer an exceptional and practical learning experience to a student interested in gaining applied research and economic forecasting and analysis experience. Deadline to apply is March 11, 2019. 

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EQUITAS: International Human Rights Training Program (Montreal and Ste-Anne-de-Bellevue, Quebec)

Education Assistant. Equitas was established as a non-profit, non-governmental organization in 1967 with a mandate to advance democracy, human development, peace and social justice through educational programs. Each year in June, Equitas organizes its 3-week, intensive International Human Rights Training Program (IHRTP) at John Abbott College in Ste-Anne-de-Bellevue, where approximately 100 human rights workers from over 45 countries come to gain knowledge, skills and strategies related to human rights education. Deadline to apply is February 11th, 2019.

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EQUITAS: International Human Rights Training Program (Montreal and Ste-Anne-de-Bellevue, Quebec)

Coordination Assistant. Equitas was established as a non-profit, non-governmental organization in 1967 with a mandate to advance democracy, human development, peace and social justice through educational programs. Each year in June, Equitas organizes its 3-week, intensive International Human Rights Training Program (IHRTP) at John Abbott College in Ste-Anne-de-Bellevue, where approximately 100 human rights workers from over 45 countries come to gain knowledge, skills and strategies related to human rights education. Deadline to apply is February 11th, 2019.

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The Political and Public Affairs Section of the Delegation of the European Union to Canada (Ottawa)

The European Union Delegation to Canada works closely with the diplomatic missions of the EU Member States. Under the supervision of the Head of the Section, the intern will actively participate in the day-to-day work and share the organizational and logistical tasks of the Political and Public Affairs (PPA) section and the Delegation of the European Union as a whole. Deadline to apply is February 11th, 2019.

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The Trade and Economic Section of the Delegation of the European Union to Canada (Ottawa)

The European Union Delegation to Canada works closely with the diplomatic missions of the EU Member States. Under the supervision of the Head of the Section, the intern will actively participate in the day-to-day work and share the organizational and logistical tasks of the Trade and Economic section and the Delegation of the European Union as a whole. Deadline to apply is February 11th, 2019.

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Fulbright Canada (Ottawa)

Fulbright Canada was created to encourage mutual understanding between Canada and the United States of America through academic and cultural exchange. The intern will be expected to assist with various aspects of research, content development, and writing required for Fulbright Canada’s communications and outreach goals. Deadline to apply is February 11th, 2019. 

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Regent Park Film Festival (Toronto)

Created in 2003, Regent Park Film Festival (RPFF) is Torontoès only free-of-charge community film festival dedicated to showcasing local and international independent works relevant to residents of the largest and oldest public housing in Canada. Intern will assist with outreach and coordinating the Festival. Deadline to apply is January 28th, 2019. 

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Canadian Journalists for Free Expressions (Toronto)

CJFE is a non-profit, non-governmental organization based in Toronto that works to defend and protect the right to free expression in
Canada and around the world. Interns will assist with research and events. Deadline to apply is January 28, 2019 

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Save the Children (Toronto)

Save the Children Canada is a member of Save the Children International, a federation that works in more than 120 countries worldwide delivering programs focused on health and nutrition, education, child protection, child poverty, humanitarian response, and child rights governance. The internship position is for Gender Equality Support Officer, and the tasks will include conducting research and briefs on topics related to gender equality, supporting in the development of gender mainstreaming tools, materials and preparation for capacity building sessions, and various administrative tasks. Deadline to
apply is March 15, 2019.

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