Would you like to stand up for inter­gen­er­a­tional jus­tice and become famil­iar with work­ing in a small NGO? Are you will­ing to organ­ise the award­ing of the demog­ra­phy prize endowed with €10,000, or to sup­port an art project on the top­ic of inter­gen­er­a­tional jus­tice? These are only two of many more excit­ing ven­tures.
The Foun­da­tion for the Rights of Future Gen­er­a­tions (FRFG) is look­ing for interns sup­port­ing our young team.

The FRFG inter­gen­er­a­tional jus­tice and sus­tain­abil­i­ty

Among our projects are:

•    Organ­is­ing sym­posia and con­fer­ences

•    Ini­ti­at­ing inter­gen­er­a­tional jus­tice projects through press releas­es and direct con­tacts with deci­sion-mak­ers

•    Award­ing of the Inter­gen­er­a­tional Jus­tice Prize and the Demog­ra­phy Prize, both endowed with €10,000

•    Aca­d­e­m­ic research stud­ies on inter­gen­er­a­tional jus­tice

Intern­ship Require­ments: 

•    good com­mand of Eng­lish, addi­tion­al lan­guage skills are wel­come
•    pro­found MS-Office skills
•    high stan­dards of com­mit­ment and flex­i­bil­i­ty
•    abil­i­ty to work both in a team and inde­pen­dent­ly
•    con­fi­dence to talk to impor­tant deci­sion-mak­ers from pol­i­tics and busi­ness
•    high degree of per­son­al respon­si­bil­i­ty
•    Firm inter­est in inter­gen­er­a­tional jus­tice, sus­tain­abil­i­ty, and demog­ra­phy

Tasks may include: 

•     (co-)organising con­fer­ences
•    admin­is­ter­ing the prizes
•    inter­net research on cur­rent top­ics
•    review­ing sci­en­tif­ic books and essays
•    web­site main­te­nance
•    pub­lic rela­tions work/contributions to the month­ly newslet­ter
•    fundrais­ing
•    day-to-day office tasks

Field of Study:

Any. The FRFG usu­al­ly does not employ peo­ple who have already fin­ished their stud­ies. Excep­tions apply.

Start/Term of Intern­ship:

Appli­ca­tions are wel­come for any time peri­od.

Part-time intern­ships (1–2 days per week) with indi­vid­ual arrange­ments regard­ing work­ing hours and loca­tion are still pos­si­ble. Please apply online.    

Acco­mo­da­tion:

If required, the FRFG can pro­vide accom­mo­da­tion to appli­cants.

Pay­ment:

As a not-for-prof­it NGO, where most peo­ple work com­plete­ly unpaid (e.g. the board mem­bers, the sci­en­tif­ic direc­tor), we are not able to pay any kind of salary.

Appli­ca­tion:

Please send us your detailed appli­ca­tion (cov­er let­ter, CV, cer­tifi­cates) by post or email.