African Women of Distinction - Program Interns
African Women's of Distinction Program is seeking 10-15 Program Interns living
in Africa, and 5 Interns living in the US (preference for New York, San
Francisco, and Seattle areas). This internship is a great opportunity for young
men and women or other professionals with development experience looking to:
1. Coordinate a women?s leadership program in their country,
2. Build a young women's leadership network and collaborate with national and
3. Conduct research and develop publications, 4. Receive training and build
skills in social movement organization.
The AWOD has immediate 6-month internships available starting September 2006.
The internship requires a minimum of 8 hours per week commitment. Much of the
work can be completed at home and on weekends.
To be considered for an AWOD Internship you must be:
? Familiar with national and international women?s programs and organizations
? Have some development experience and/or training
? Skilled with writing and researcher experience
? Familiar with Microsoft Word, Excel, wordprocessing, and the internet
? Able to work well alone and in teams
? A self-starter and self-motivated
? Free access to the internet and a computer
? Committed to the principles of the AWOD program.
To apply for an Internship, please send your resume and cover letter detailing
previous experience via e-mail (preferred) by August 25:
Mail: INTERNS: AWOD
c/o Amanda Koster and Neema Mgana
3842 Interlake Ave. N
Seattle, WA 98103