Vacance Ramsar pour stagiaire Afrique / Ramsar opening for Intern for Africa


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Ramsar opening for Intern for Africa

The Ramsar Bureau welcomes applications for the position of Intern for the African Region / Assistant to the Regional Coordinator for Africa, a 12-month posting (possibly extendable to 18 months) in the Ramsar Bureau in Switzerland to begin 23 February 2004. With an age limit for applicants of 30 years old, the post offers an opportunity for young graduates to become acquainted with the workings of an intergovernmental treaty dealing with the conservation and sustainable use of natural resources. Candidates for this internship should be nationals of countries in Africa and have lived most of their lives in the region. Full ability to work in English and French is required for this post.

Prospective candidates: please view the General Terms of Reference for Ramsar internships (also available from the Bureau), which includes conditions of service and salary structure, and send the application form (Word, PDF) attached to the General Terms of Reference, a covering letter, both in English and French, explaining your interest in an internship with the Ramsar Bureau and your future career goals, your CV including a photograph, as well as two letters of reference from your previous supervisors or dean of the faculty where you carried out your studies, to the Bureau's Administration Coordinator, Mrs Annette Keller,

The deadline for applications is 31 October 2003.

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