Monday, 2 June 2014
Anna Lindh Foundation launches new call for internships
The Anna Lindh Foundation (ALF) has announced the reopening of its Internship Programme for the year 2014, offering young people the opportunity for training at the Foundation’s Executive Office (Institutional Affairs and Communications), Programme Operations UnitandNetwork Coordination Unit at itsHeadquarters in Alexandria.
The ALF Internship Programme aims at fostering interdisciplinary knowledge as well as practical know-how building, targeting young talented undergraduate and graduate students, willing to gain practical experience in a field relevant to the Foundation through their full involvement in daily work.
Moreover, the Internship Programme seeks to support the internal human resources capacity of the Anna Lindh Foundation with students or graduates between the ages of 19 and 32, fluent in two or more of the official languages of the Union for the Mediterranean countries, and qualified in areas relevant to the ALF strategic interventions.
Applications for internship are welcome from residents of the 43 Euro-Med countries. Any application from a resident outside the 43 countries can be accepted but costs will not be covered by ALF. North-South Regional balance in the selection of the interns will be among the selection criteria.
Applications and motivation letters should be sent to ALFinternship@bibalex.org no later than Tuesday, 10 June 2014 – 5 pm Cairo Time.
The Anna Lindh Foundation for Inter-Cultural Dialogue promotes knowledge, mutual respect and inter-cultural dialogue between the people of the Euro-Mediterranean region, working through a network of more than 3,000 civil society organisations in 43 countries. Its budget is co-funded by the EU (€7 million) and the EU member states (€6 million). (EU Neighbourhood Info)