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Sunday, February 12, 2017

Regional intern for Africa

by Juma Mzuri  |  at  10:03 PM

About the Coalition
The Coalition for the International Criminal Court (CICC) includes more than 2,500 civil society organizations in 150 different countries working in partnership to strengthen international cooperation with the ICC; ensure that the Court is fair, effective and independent; make justice both visible and universal; and advance stronger national laws that deliver justice to victims of war crimes, crimes against humanity, and genocide. For further information about the Coalition, visit our website at: www.coalitionfortheicc.org
The internship is based at The Hague Secretariat of the Coalition for the International Criminal Court (CICC) in The Netherlands.
The Coalition in Africa
The Coalition has more than 800 non-governmental organization members in Africa. The continent has the largest number of States Parties to the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court.
The Internship
The Regional Intern for Africa will work under the direct supervision of the Regional Coordinator for Africa, based in Cotonou, Benin, and the Director of Programs in The Hague, The Netherlands. The Hague-based Programme Associate will coordinate the day-to-day supervision of the Regional Intern for Africa. The intern will provide assistance and support to the work of the Coalition Secretariat and to Coalition members in Africa, on issues such as promoting ratification and implementation of the Rome Statute; building support for international justice among representatives of government, regional organizations, civil society, academia, and the media; strengthening the capacity of civil society to advocate for justice for international crimes; ensuring meaningful dialogue and exchange on the needs and views of local civil society vis-a-vis international justice; and conducting outreach to increase awareness and informed understanding of international justice.
Responsibilities may include:
  • Assisting with communication to the Coalition’s members and partners in Africa;
  • Conducting membership outreach, including updating the membership database;
  • Drafting and/or updating campaign materials, factsheets, background or policy documents, communications materials, website content, and other resources;
  • Assisting with the organization of meetings in The Hague;
  • Assisting with EN-FR-EN translation and interpretation, and;
  • Other administrative tasks.
Qualifications
  • Fluency in spoken and written French and English is required;
  • Bachelor’s degree is required, Master’s Degree preferred, ideally with a specialization in Law, International Relations, African Studies/History/Political Science or related field. Coursework in International Law, Human Rights, International Affairs or related field is desirable.
  • Previous work experience in these fields is desirable;
  • Knowledge of and interest in the ICC, international law and/or human rights is highly desirable;
  • General knowledge of ICC situation and preliminary examination countries will be considered an asset;
  • Strong analytical skills and the ability to take initiative, be creative, work independently at times, and multi-task;
  • Cultural sensitivity and experience in working with non-governmental organizations.
Remuneration
Please note that this is an unpaid internship and the Coalition cannot cover associated costs of living in The Hague (visa, transportation, accommodation costs, etc.). We recommend all prospective candidates to seek financial assistance from their academic institutions or other entities, or to seek outside fellowships, grants and personal resources. The Coalition cannot sponsor individuals applying for internships to help them obtain visas.

HOW TO APPLY:
Application procedure
  • Review the above information carefully prior to submitting an application.
  • Please apply by submitting: (1) a CV and (2) a letter of motivation stating your interest in the internship and summarizing your candidacy.
  • Submit your application via email to cicc-hague@coalitionfortheicc.org. In the subject line, please put “(First & Last Name) – Application for Regional Intern for Africa 2017.”
  • Within your email, state clearly your available start date for the internship.
Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis; therefore, it is advised to send in applications early. Short-listed candidates are invited for a telephone interview. Due to the great number of applications, only short-listed candidates will be contacted. Please be sure to indicate your available start date.
No phone inquiries please.
The Coalition is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer strongly committed to hiring and retaining diverse and internationally representative interns.

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