Location: Based in Geneva
Starting date: As soon as possible
Duration: minimum 6-12 months- 100% full time
Founded in 1962, ICVA (International Council of Voluntary Agencies) is a global network of over 100 non-governmental organisations (NGOs) active in 160 countries, operating at global, regional, national and local levels, whose mission is to make humanitarian action more principled and effective by working collectively and independently to influence policy and practice.
Based on its 2019-2021 Strategy, ICVA promotes and facilitates NGO engagement in the development of humanitarian sector, with a focus on Forced Migration, Coordination, Financing, and Navigating change/ Cross cutting issues.
Historically based in Geneva, ICVA expanded its presence to Asia, MENA and Africa in 2013.
Objective of the position
The Intern will support the Programme team (Senior Policy Officer for Humanitarian Coordination, Director of Programmes and Learning and Programme Coordinator) in the tasks related to different programmes. It is a paid internship.
Responsibilities and activities
Coordination (40%) under the guidance of the Senior Policy Officer for Humanitarian Coordination