Period: January to July 2014
Location: Hamburg, Germany
The successful applicant will become intern of the Sustainable Ecosystems Programme.
Within this programme the internship will focus on two working areas: (1) Food Security & Sustainable Agriculture and (2) Oceans & Coasts.
In the Food Security Programme the intern will support the spreading of the 2009 Future Policy Award winning policies by contributing to the organisation of a workshop on urban food security in Africa, a study tour to Brazil and the publication of a complementing handbook.
In the Oceans Programme the intern will support the spreading of the 2012 Future Policy Award winning policies by contributing to the preparation and organisation of a ‘Regional Forum on Oceans, Coasts and People’, a platform to exchange experiences and ‘best practices’ in coastal and marine conservation, for the Southeast Asian and Pacific Region.
Deadline for applications: 4 December 2013
The World Future Council (WFC) is a global forum of 50 respected personalities who give voice to the shared ethical values of citizens worldwide. The Council works closely with policy-makers, civil society and business to identify and implement best policies to protect the rights of future generations.