Volunteer Intern, Great Lakes Project at International Crisis Group

  • Internship
  • Nairobi

International Crisis Group

Responsibilities include:

  • Monitoring political developments in the Great Lakes region via online sources;
  • Providing assistance to editing reports and briefings on conflict issues, and other documents produced by Africa program staff;
  • Preparing advocacy and research materials and attending meetings with/on behalf of the Crisis Group staff;
  • Assisting with carrying out weekly press reviews and composing monthly situation reports; and
  • Other research and administrative tasks as required.


  • Good verbal and written command of English and French language. Knowledge of local language(s) is an added advantage;
  • Good research and organizational skills;
  • Ability to summarise information;
  • Proven research skills in international relations or a similar subject, conflict analysis or human rights work;
  • An ability to deal confidently and swiftly with a variety of demanding tasks;
  • Proven interest in and knowledge of the Great Lakes region

To apply for this job please visit jobs.crisisgroup.org.