The Pan African Cooperation and Educational Technologies (PACET) program hosted at UNU-ViE aims to strengthen research, educational and institutional capacities of UNU-EHS in Africa.
The internship fosters cooperation between UNU and African institutions in higher education, research, policy and practice to develop innovative methods and appropriated solutions to address challenges particularly in the frame of the Agenda 2063 of the African Union and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
The program particularly supports the institutional development of the Pan African University Institute for Water and Energy Sciences (incl. Climate Change – PAUWES) in Algeria by enhancing its teaching and research activities in water, energy and climate change thanks numerous projects (Water and Energy Security in Africa – WESA; Risk Assessment and Reduction strategies for Sustainable Urban Resource Supply in Sub-Saharan Africa – RARSUS; Higher Education Cooperation with PAUWES, etc.).
Application Deadline: January 31, 2019
Eligible Regions: Open for All.
Interested applicants should submit their application, preferably by e-mail. The email must include the following to be considered:
Quote, reference number in the email subject line;
Curriculum Vitae in English;
Cover letter in English: outlining your motivations, possible contributions to the programme and future career goals;
Completed UNU-ViE application form the official link;
Two letters of recommendation.
Field of Study: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Environmental Sciences, Project Management or a related field
Essential Skills and attributes:
Excellent command of English and experience editing and writing various documents in English
Knowledge of German language is an added advantage.
Background in drafting articles, proposals and analysis assistance will be looked on favorably
Planning and organizational skills