Intern for ICC and death penalty campaigns

THE PGA ICC & ADP CAMPAIGNS
Parliamentarians for Global Action (PGA) is a network of more than 1300 parliamentarians from 142 countries around the world who use their legislative and political prerogatives for the solution of global problems and to undertake specific actions and international initiatives with the support of PGA’s secretariat. PGA works on an expanded list of global issues such as fostering democracy, conflict prevention and management, international law and human rights, population and sustainable development.
Since 1989, under the umbrella of the International Law and Human Rights Programme, the PGA Campaign for the Universality and Effectiveness of the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court (PGA ICC Campaign) has contributed to the ratification of 76 of 122 States Parties to the Rome Statute to the International Criminal Court (ICC). PGA is widely recognized as the parliamentary network working on international justice and the ICC.
In 2013, PGA launched its Global Parliamentary Platform for the Abolition of the Death Penalty with the goal of enhancing the impact of individual parliamentarian initiatives worldwide. This platform works for the ratification of international legal norms prohibiting the death penalty, including the Second Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights and the United Nations General Assembly Resolutions on the moratorium on the use of the death penalty. PGA has been recognized as the international parliamentary network relevant for the abolition of the death penalty, after gaining this official designation during the Annual Assembly of the World Coalition against the Death Penalty in 2014.
The PGA Secretariat operates from both the Headquarters in New York and the office in The Hague. PGA is a Steering Committee member of the Coalition of NGOs for the ICC.
POSITION: INTERN FOR THE GLOBAL CAMPAIGN, Fall-Winter 2016-17
Parliamentarians for Global Action is recruiting one French-speaking intern for its Hague-based office.
The intern will work under the supervision of the Legal Officer and the Programme Officer and with relevant staff in various tasks pertaining to the PGA’s International Law and Human Rights Programme, in particular the ICC Campaign and the Campaign on the Abolition of the Death Penalty.
The intern will be involved in administrative, logistic, and research activities, including providing support in the organization of meetings and events to be held in The Hague and worldwide.
The intern will support the team in collecting and organizing information on stakeholders and political developments in different regions of the world, and establishing and maintaining communication with PGA member parliamentarians on behalf of the PGA Secretariat. In addition, the intern will support the administration of the Campaign’s database of contacts and outreach tools.
Additionally, the intern will be involved in communications, logistic, and research activities, including providing support in the organization of meetings and events to be held in The Hague and worldwide. Most importantly, the intern will assist in organizing PGA’s next Consultative Assembly of Parliamentarians on the International Criminal Court and the Rule of Law (CAP ICC), to be held in Dakar, Senegal, in December 2016. The intern will support the team in collecting, organizing and disseminating information in connection to the CAP ICC and other projects, establishing and maintaining communication with PGA members on behalf of the PGA Secretariat. In addition, the intern will support the administration of the Campaign’s database of contacts and the coordination of PGA’s social media, website and outreach tools.
Through this internship the selected candidate will acquire programme management, advocacy and legal skills, and will have the opportunity of contributing directly to the universality and effectiveness of the Rome Statute, as well as the universal abolition of the death penalty. The intern will have the opportunity to establish direct substantive contact with politicians, international organisations and courts based in the Hague and human rights activists worldwide.
The internship will begin in November 2016 and will last 4 months. The internship comprises 35 hours of work per week. Due to lack of funds, this internship is unpaid.
QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS
  • Graduate studies with proven track of exposure to international criminal, human rights and international law;
  • Excellent written and oral communication, research and writing skills;
  • Previous exposure to the International Criminal Court system;
  • Advanced computer skills (notably in database management, excel and text processor);
  • Proven ability to work in teams, as well as independently and within the constraints of tight deadlines.
  • Proven ability to take initiatives when needed;
  • Proven flexibility and adaptability to horizontal structures;
  • Commitment towards social justice and the rule of law; and
  • Interest in political processes and the role of individuals to generate political will and transform it in concrete actions.
  • Proficiency in English and French (mother tongue or fluency acquired otherwise).
DESIRED COMPETENCIES
  • Exposure to international organizations;
  • Policy research and analysis, stakeholder identification, knowledge of international system.
  • Experience in international event management, customer service and logistical support;
  • Communications expertise (including management of social media, website and other communication tools); AND
  • Desired additional language business proficiency in Arabic or Spanish.
The successful applicant will need to have the right to reside in The Netherlands for the duration of the internship and will be required to provide proof of health insurance. PGA cannot assist in immigration or any other application process. PGA cannot make any financial contributions to relocating to The Netherlands.

HOW TO APPLY:
APPLICATION PROCESS:
No phone calls or further email inquiries, please.
Qualified applicants should submit a single file indicating their Last. The file should include:
1. A Cover Letter (in English) indicating their motivation, concrete competencies and confirming availability to commence in November.
2. Resume/CV (in English), including a section with the name and relation to three professional References.
Please apply by Wednesday, 26 October 2016, 11pm GMT+1. Applications received after this deadline will NOT be reviewed.
Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis. Short-listed candidates will be invited to take part in a test of competencies and a phone interview at the end of October. The internship would commence in November, in consultation with the selected candidate.
We regret to be unable to further contact or notify unsuccessful applicants for this position.
Applications should be sent to:
Parliamentarians for Global Action
Programme Officer
Fax. +31.70.360.4433
Intern for ICC and death penalty campaigns Intern for ICC and death penalty campaigns Reviewed by Kazi Bongo on 1:10:00 AM Rating: 5

JOBS CATEGORY

Tanzania Kenya NGO JOBS Uganda Best Jobs Consultancy Rwanda ICT JOBS Administrative United Nations Sudan Best Jobs Finance Health - Medical Engineering Ethiopia Agricultural Education Lecturer Human Resources Somalia Media Congo - Kinshasa Legal Jobs Bank Jobs Monitoring and Evaluation Mining World Vision Burundi Procurement African Barrick Gold Accountant Zambia Sales and Marketing US EMBASSY East African Community Mozambique Telecoms Research CARE International Save The Children Plan International Arusha Malawi South Sudan Oxfam African Development Bank Scholarships Finance and Administration SafariCom Aviation The Commonwealth American Embassy Sales Environmental Zanzibar Catholic Relief Services USAID Operations FHI 360 UNDP Dar es salaam Security World Bank Economist TradeMark East Africa Unicef Hospitality Managers International Rescue Committee (IRC) Restless Development Accounting Civil Engineers AMREF AfDB African Development Bank COOPI - Cooperazione Internazionale Path International Morogoro Driver - Logistics Utumishi African Union Mwanza Marketing Tigo Jobs Mbeya Au African Union PSI Population Services International Pwc PricewaterhouseCoopers Teaching East African Breweries North Mara Gold Mine ACTED Djibouti Malaria Consortium Bulyanhulu Gold Mine DFID Buzwagi Gold Mine Driver COMESA FINCA JOBS Jhpiego International Jobs Adeso Danish Refugee Council Kilimanjaro Handicap International Pact International Rio Tinto Coca-Cola Nairobi Solidarités International Tender EGPAF Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation Logistics Serengeti Breweries Ltd Nation Media Group Africare Norwegian Refugee Council Samaritan's Purse Chemonics International COUNTRY DIRECTOR ICAP of Columbia University InterShips Precision Air RwandAir Marie Stopes International (MSI) Serengeti Breweries Volunteer Climate Change IGAD Tetra Tech ARD One Acre Fund Project Management Clinton Health Access Initiative (CHAI Technoserve Twaweza East Africa Iringa ActionAid Agriculture Jobs Lutheran World Federation SADC Secretariat Tanga Vso International ACDI/VOCA Halmashauri Agha Khan Dodoma Kenya Commercial Bank World Agroforestry Centre Deloitte East Africa International Organization for Migration (IOM) COMESA Secretariat: Software Engineering Tanzania Breweries Pathfinder International Safety and Security Shinyanga Jobs World Health Organization KPMG British Council Futures Group Tanzania Electric Supply Company UN-Habitat WFP World Food Programme Barclays KCB BANK Electrical Engineer Food and Agriculture Organization GEITA GOLD MINING GOAL Tabora WWF World Wide Fund for Nature Microsoft Mombasa TANROADS Tanzania Ports Authority East African Development Bank Family Health International (FHI) IBM EAST AFRICA IntraHealth International Mercy Corps TANESCO AccessBank Community Development Jobs Data Base Management Google Africa ICAP - TZ KEMRI/CDC Program WaterAid Tanzania Auditor Stanbic Bank Amnesty Horn Relief Kampala Management Systems International (MSI) SNV International Standard Chartered Bank VETA Christian Aid DIAMOND TRUST BANK Helen Keller International Help Age Mtwara Uganda Telecom Airtel Africa Equity Bank Internships Marie Stopes Web Development B B C WORLD SERVICE Human Rights Kigali Makerere University Nile Basin Initiative TCRA Kenyatta University Mzumbe University Nile Breweries Limited Tulawaka Gold Mine University of Nairobi kenya Airways Bank of Tanzania Graduates MTN Muhimbili National Hospital NSSF National Social Security Fund Nepad Partners in Health Room to Read SERIKALINI - GOVERNMENT OF TANZANIA UNWOMEN African Wildlife foundation (AWF) KEMRI Kigoma Librarian MENTOR Initiative SUMATRA Uiversity of Nairobi WaterAid International icipe Project CAFOD - Catholic Agency for Overseas Development Egerton University EngenderHealth Goal Ireland Kagera Kenyan Banks Lake Victoria Basin Commission Peace Corps TASAF Tanzania Social Action Fund Trainee USAILI - INTERVIEW Zanzibar University ACB AKIBA COMMERCIAL BANK AGRA Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa Advans Bank Ethiopian Airlines Freedom House IITA International Institute of Tropical Agriculture Legal Resolute Tanzania Uganda Uganda National Roads Authority British High Commission ChildFund FilmAid International Moshi NECTA TANAPA Tanzania Civil Aviation Authority (TCAA) United States International University University of Dar es salaam University of Dodoma World Concern Aga Khan Foundation CBA Commercial Bank of Africa EWURA Ecomist Ernst and Young IUCN International Union for Conservation of Nature International Medical Corps Islamic Relief Kakira Sugar Musoma NMB BANK National Institute for Medical Research OPEN UNIVERSITY OF TANZANIA Relief International TAA Tanzania Airports Authority TPDC Trócaire Uganda Revenue Authority VODACOM TANZANIA VSF Belgium Architects Hivos IFC International Finance Corporation Ifakara Health Institute Inoorero University International Commercial Bank Kenya Red Cross Society Medical Oil and Gas Pwani University College SOKOINE UNIVERSITY Singida Tumaini University Water Engineering AWF African Wildlife Foundation Acacia Mining Accounts African Virtual University Altima Africa Ardhi University Bank of Uganda Business Development Concultancy Del Monte Kenya Embassies Kenya Airports Authority Lake Victoria South Water Services Board Mara National Bank of Commerce RECORDS MANAGEMENT JOBS RUKWA Search for Common Ground TTCL Tanzania Telecommunications Company Limited Unilever War Child International Zinduka Afrika ACORD AKU ​Aga Khan University Africa Nazarene University Africa Rice Center (AfricaRice) Aga Khan Health Services CRDB BANK Commercial Bank of Africa Daraja Tanzania Engineers Registration Board (ERB) Fina Bank International Potato Center International Potato Center (CIP) Intrahealth Jomo Kenyatta University Kilimanjaro Christian Medical Centre Kyambogo University Lindi Jobs MCL Mwananchi Communications MUHAS-harvad Moi University National University of Rwanda Ngorongoro Conservation Area Authority Nuru International Nzoia sugar Company RTI International Ruvuma SUA SOKOINE UNIVERSITY OF AGRICULTURE THE LAW SCHOOL OF TANZANIA TRA Tanzania Revenue Authority Tanzania Postal Bank The Foundation For Civil Society Western Union Action Against Hunger (ACF) Agricultural Society of Kenya BRALIRWA Bondo University College Caritas Comoros Concern Worldwide Conservation Jobs Consolidated Bank of Kenya DHL Express Ewaso Ngiro South River Basin Development Authority Geologist Gulf African Bank INSTITUTE OF ADULT EDUCATION Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology Kabale University Kabale University (KAB) Kenya Ports Authority KickStart International MORUWASA Morogoro Urban Water and Sanitation Authority MSH Management Sciences for Health Mumias Sugar Company NBC BANK Nairobi Hospital Nkumba University Rural Electrification Agency SOKINE UNIVERSITY STAMIGOLD Songea Stores TACAIDS TCU Tanzania Commission for Universities Tullow Oil World Lung Foundation (WLF) AIR TANZANIA ALAF Limited Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN) Aga Khan Hospital Air Malawi American Refuge Committee BTC Belgian Technical Cooperation Bhttp://www.blogger.com/img/blank.gifank of Tanzania Bioversity International CHF International Customer Service Jobs DANGOTE DIT DAR ES SALAAM INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY Danida Dar es Salaam Institute of Technology Daystar University European Union IFM INSTITUTE OF FINANCE MANAGEMENT ITECH Internews® Network KUITWA KAZINI Kenya Accreditation Service Kenya Polytechnic University College Kisii University College Kisumu Laboratory Jobs MSF Switzerland Management Sciences for Health Manyara Maseno University Ministry of State for Planning Muteesa 1 Royal University Médecins Sans Frontières Narok University College Njombe OSHA Occupational safety and Health Authority Open Society Initiative for Eastern Africa (OSIEA) PA PAC Petroleum EngineerS RWANDA HOUSING AUTHORITY Seychelles Songas TARURA TBC TANZANIA BROADCASTING CORPORATION TBS TANZANIA BUREAU OF STANDARDS TFDA TANZANIA FOOD AND DRUGS AUTHORITY TIB - Tanzania Investment Bank Tanzania Mortagage Refinance Company Tanzania Teachers’ Union Transmara Sugar Company Tropical Pesticides Research Institute Tumba College of Technology Twiga Cement UNOCHA Umma University University WRP Walter Reed Project ZANTEL ao uga
Powered by Blogger.