Access Now is an international civil society organisation whose mission it is to defend and extend the digital rights of users at risk around the world. By combining innovative policy, global advocacy, and direct technical support, we fight for open and secure communications for all. Our policy, advocacy, technology, and operations teams have staff presences in Europe, Latin America, the Middle East/North Africa (MENA), North America, and South/Southeast Asia, to provide global support to our mission.
About this Internship
This internship is under the mentorship and guidance of Fanny Hidvegi, Access Now’s European Policy Manager, but it will also include working closely with the Advocacy team and broader organization. The intern will work specifically on Access Now Europe’s communications and outreach efforts and monitoring digital rights developments and news in the European Union.
Interns can expect to undertake the following responsibilities:
Some of the benefits of interning at Access Now include:
Ideally, candidates are recent graduates in Communications, Journalism, International Relations, Political Communications, Media, politics, or related field. This is a great opportunity for someone who’s looking for experience needed for entry-level positions for press secretary or politically interested organizations as well as tech organizations that work in the public policy space.
The intern will be based in the organization’s office in Brussels, Belgium.
Time Commitment and Terms
To apply, send a copy of your CV, a cover letter explaining your interest and qualifications for the position, and one reference. Please place “Communications Intern Brussels – [Your Name]” as the subject line.
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