Deadline: 2 October 2016
Open to: students from around Europe
Venue: 6-7 December 2016, Brussels
The Goethe-Institut together with the European Movement International and other partners is reaching out to invite 40 students from around Europe to participate in the “European Angst” conference, taking place at the BOZAR in Brussels on 6-7 December 2016. The event will address urgent questions around populism, xenophobia and extremism in Europe, and will look for responses to the growing anxiety in the “old continent” and beyond its borders. 40 Students, chosen from all over Europe in an open call, will enrich the discussions with their critical questions and write a joint manifesto on the future of Europe, to be handed over to the European institutions at... Read More »
Deadline: 25 September 2016
Open to: young volunteers 18-30 years old
Venue: 1 year Erasmus+ programme volunteering in Brussels, Belgium
JEF Europe is looking for an EVS volunteer to start in January 2017 for a period of one year. JEF Europe and JEF Belgium are joining forces to offer a unique opportunity to a young volunteer (18-30 years old) to work for one year for a European wide network of associations. The chosen volunteer will be in charge, with the support of JEF staff and volunteer, of implementing JEF Belgium activities and to support the development of JEF Europe members.
As a volunteer, you will:
Organize local projects with JEF Belgium (debates, intervention in schools conferences, world café) and implement... Read More »
Deadline: 19 September 2016
Open to: candidates with University Degree (may be ongoing) in European Studies, Human Rights, Law, Political and Social Science – other degrees may also be considered
Remuneration: EUR 751/ month + public transport + lunch vouchers
EuroMed Rights was founded in January 1997 in response to the Barcelona Declaration of November 1995 and the establishment of the Euro-Mediterranean Partnership (EMP). It is the coordinating body of about 80 human rights organisations and institutions as well as individuals from over 30 countries. EuroMed Rights is looking to recruit a bright and enthusiastic intern to assist the Mashreq team in its work. The internship will start as soon as possible for a period of 3 months
The intern will assist the Mashreq... Read More »
Deadline: 2 September 2016
Open to: people with a degree and/or comparable experience within the areas of project management and administration
Remuneration: EUR 2400 gross salary + benefits
The European Students’ Union is looking for a creative and dynamic team player to fill the position of Project Manager at its headquarters in Brussels, Belgium. The Project Manager will be in charge of a project tackling inclusion of refugees in Europe which includes a re-granting scheme for our member organisations.
The potential candidate must be team player that is able to work within a multicultural environment, with sensibility about inclusion of refugees and asylum seekers. Must be flexible and able to stick to tight deadlines. Can expect occasional travel to some events related to the project.
Responsibilities and areas of... Read More »
Deadline: 31 August 2016
Open to: candidates with a degree and/or comparable experience within the areas of project management and administration and with 2 -3 years experiences in related positions and areas
Remuneration: EUR 1800 gross salary plus benefits
The European Students’ Union (ESU) is the umbrella organisation of 45 national unions of students from 38 countries, and through these members represents over 15 million students. The aim of ESU is to represent and promote the educational, social, economic and cultural interests of students at a European level towards all relevant bodies and in particular the European Union, Bologna Follow-Up Group, Council of Europe and UNESCO.
ESU actively promotes students’ rights and equal opportunities for all individuals in higher education. More information is available on... Read More »
Deadline: 27 July 2016
Open to: candidates with knowledge or experience with corporate accountability / business and human rights and with excellent written and oral English
Remuneration: EUR 800 per month (approx.)
ECCJ are looking for an enthusiastic person to join their small team in Brussels as a policy intern and contribute to the advocacy and coalition development work. The internship’s duration is 6 months, with a possible 2-3 month extension. This is a great opportunity to experience working with EU institutions, and connect with their members and partners from across Europe.
The ECCJ intern will be assisting the Coordinator and the Communications Officer in the following tasks:
Monitoring and analysing on-going developments related to corporate accountability and business and human rights issues;
Compiling relevant information and ensuring dissemination;
Conducting... Read More »
Deadline: 22 July 2016
Open to: candidates with the ability to understand and appreciate the interests of the legal profession in Europe, with a background in law
Remuneration: EUR 751 per month
The Council of Bars and Law Societies of Europe (CCBE), which represents the bars and law societies of 32 member countries and 13 further associate and observer countries, and through them more than 1 million European lawyers, is currently seeking to recruit a Legal Policy Intern for a period of 6 months, starting from 1st September 2016 in Brussels.
The successful candidate should have:
The ability to understand and appreciate the interests of the legal profession in Europe, with a background in law;
A good knowledge, and some experience, of EU law... Read More »
Deadline: 13 July 2016
Open to: candidates with university degree and knowledge of and an interest in learning more about issues concerning undocumented migrants and human rights
Remuneration: EUR 751 per month
PICUM, the Platform for International Cooperation on Undocumented Migrants, is a network of individuals and organisations working to ensure social justice and human rights for undocumented migrants. Based in Brussels, the PICUM secretariat leads the network’s advocacy, awareness raising, and research activities.
The candidate will play an important role in PICUM’s daily work, mainly assisting with administrative tasks, event organisation and membership related activities. The work experience will provide an opportunity to gain hands-on experience with the different facets of operating a transnational NGO network, and promoting social and policy... Read More »
Deadline: 27 July 2016
Open to: candidates with excellent written and verbal communication in English and French and with good research skills
Remuneration: paid internship
EAVI is a non-profit association based in Brussels working in the fields of media, citizenship and education. Its primary objective is to promote the interests of citizens as media users. To achieve its objective, EAVI develops a wide range of activities across Europe.
EAVI is a small organisation so the successful applicant will have the opportunity to learn a lot as the tasks you will be asked to perform are diverse and there is much opportunity to contribute energy and ideas. The intern should already be based in Brussels and will be able to start in September.... Read More »
Deadline: 15 July 2016
Open to: candidates with university degree or equivalent experience in a relevant field such as international relations, European affairs, humanitarian assistance, international development, political science or advocacy and with Fluency in English
Remuneration: meal cheques and transport allowance
The Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) is a non-governmental, humanitarian organization which provides assistance and protection to people affected by displacement due to conflict. NRC is headquartered in Oslo, Norway, has operations in 25 countries and representation offices in Addis Ababa, Brussels, Dubai and Geneva.
The Advocacy and Admin Assistant will report to the NRC Europe Finance Manager for admin tasks and to the EU Advocacy Adviser.
Monitoring and preparing notes, briefings and updates on EU institutions and Member... Read More »