International Institutes and Global Governance Volunteer Internship
CFR's volunteer internships give selected volunteer interns the opportunity to receive training in the area of foreign policy; as well as skills training in areas such as writing, research, and program planning.
The volunteer duties of the intern will include:
- Ongoing assistance for research on global governance issues for the program on International Institutions and Global Governance (IIGG)
- Assisting with various research projects related to IIGG initiatives and publications
- Editing, updating, and proofreading IIGG publications
- Assisting with IIGG event planning and staffing
- Undergraduate or graduate student majoring in international relations, political science, history, international law, global governance, human rights, public health, or policy
- Prior coursework or relevant experience in issues related to international institutions and global governance
- Previous research, editing, or relavant internship experience
- Proficient in Microsoft Office, specifically Word, Excel, and Office
CFR volunteer internships are unpaid and are filled on a rolling basis.
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