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Are you eligible for traineeship? You may apply for the traineeship if:
PLEASE NOTE: Internships at the Delegation of the European Union to Egypt are voluntary (non-remunerated) and create no contractual relationship with the European Union or the Delegation. All selected interns must be able to provide proof that they are participating in the internship as part of a training program or for academic course credits.
What are the main functions and duties?
- Press and Information Trainee: Assisting in the preparation of the daily Morning Briefings, Press Reviews and monitoring of Egyptian newspapers. Assisting in preparation of press and information events. Updating the Delegation's website and Facebook page. Writing Press reports on specific issues related to how the EU Delegation and its activities are portrayed in the media, and others.
- Human Rights Trainee: Assisting the Human Rights Advisor of the delegation. Monitoring of Human Rights issues and maintaining the database. Monitoring and attending relevant trials. Drafting reports and notes and taking minutes. Liaising with EU Member States. Meeting with Civil Society and relevant interlocutors.
- Political Affairs Trainee: Assisting Delegation officials in reporting on political issues. Monitoring closely domestic and regional affairs. Attending meetings and drafting minutes. Assist in the preparations of incoming official visits to the delegation.
What are the rules?
How to apply and when to start?
Interested candidates should send a motivation letter, a copy of their resume and contact details of at least one referee to the following email address mentioning the title of interested traineeship; 1-Press and Information Traineeship, 2- Political Affairs Traineeship, 3- Human Rights Traineeship.
E-mail address: Hanem.email@example.com
Deadline for application: 01 September 2017
Ideal Start Date: beginning of October 2017.
What are the needed documents to provide, if selected?
Those selected will be obliged to provide the following documents:
Only selected candidates will be contacted
The EU Egypt Delegation organise the selection process based on merits and aimed at ensuring that all candidates are treated in a fair, transparent and non-discriminatory way.