Internship - International Humanitarian Law Public Education (Unpaid)


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It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.


430 17th St NWWashington, DC 20006

Advance your educational, career and personal development through a Red Cross internship!


We are looking for an intern (unpaid) to work with the international humanitarian law (IHL) team to support our public education programs. The intern will work as part of a small team where he/she will gain hands on experience working with public education programs and with our public outreach activities in International Humanitarian Law.

An interest in marketing and promotion, social media, communications and development is essential. Our interns work as integral members of our team and carry out professional level work in a supervised atmosphere.

Responsibilities include supporting the team’s outreach and promotion activities and events, including event outreach, drafting blog posts and short updates for our website, communicating through social media on IHL topics, grantresearch and writing, and assisting with the collection of best practices and performing follow-up activities to strengthen our networks and gather information for monitoring and reporting purposes.

Ideal areas of study include: Communications, International Relations, Gender Studies, International Law


  • Organization
  • Problem Solving
  • Social Media / Blogging
  • Verbal / Written Communication
  • Critical Thinking
  • Microsoft Office Suite

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Requirements & Commitment

  • 20 Hours Per Week
  • Photography and/or videography skills preferred but not required

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