Internship on youth engagement in sustainable development

Stockholm Environment Institute (SEI)

Tallinn, Estonia 🇪🇪

Home-based/Remote

SEI Tallinn is looking for an intern to support researchers in its sustainable development programme in projects related to youth engagement and empowerment in the “green transition”.

Location: Tallinn, Estonia (working remotely is also possible)
Type of contract: Part- or full-time, 2 – 3 months
Deadline: 3 March 2023
Start date: ASAP
Language: English and knowledge of Estonian on a very good level (C1 or C2)
Funding: SEI Tallinn offers only unpaid internships.

Tasks

  • Assisting experts with literature review on finding the best practices related to youth engagement
  • Assisting experts in preparing training material for young people in the following areas: circular economy, climate adaptation, sustainable water management, sustainable food systems
  • Assisting experts in tasks that ensure greater youth engagement in the green transition

Who are we looking for?

  • A person with educational background, strong interest or experience in working with young people and in one of the following areas: climate change adaptation, circular economy, sustainable water management and sustainable food systems
  • A person with very good oral and written skills in English and Estonian
  • Master’s and bachelor’s students are preferred

How to apply

Required documents:

  • Motivation letter describing the applicant’s educational background, training, interests, and the desired length of internship period, as well as the desired results at the end of the internship (maximum one page)
  • CV
  • List of publications, posters or presentations (voluntary)

About SEI

Stockholm Environment Institute (SEI) is an international non-profit research and policy organization that tackles environment and development challenges. We connect science and decision-making to develop solutions for a sustainable future for all. Across our eight centres in Europe, Asia, Africa and the Americas, we engage with policy processes, development action and business practice throughout the world.


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IHE Delft MSc in Water and Sustainable Development