Keywords: Marginalized Populations, Exercise and Sports Science, HIV/AIDS, Kinesiology, Medicine, Mental Health, Nursing, Pre-Medicine, Pre-Nursing, Pre-Pharmacy, Public Health, Traditional Medicine, Gender Studies, Anthropology
These two community-based programs in Uganda will address interactions between poverty, ill health, lack of education, and the need for empowerment in sub-Saharan Africa. Additional opportunities in public health outreach and education campaigns available. This is a chance to increase your global health experience and visit a wonderful country.
Keywords: Fashion Design, Entrepreneurship, Marketing, Merchandising, Micro-Enterprise Development, Trade and Commerce, Economic Empowerment, Marginalized Populations, NGO/Non-Profit, Sustainable Development, Adult Education, Gender Studies, Anthropology, Economics, Women’s Empowerment
Global Mamas (formerly Women in Progress) works to achieve the economic independence of women and to alleviate poverty at a grassroots level in Ghana by providing support for the sustainable growth of small women-owned businesses. Internships are available in the following Sectors: Community Development Financial Management, Marketing and Media, IT, Product Design, Business Development, Public Health.
Keywords: Adult Education, Elementary/Primary School
The Universal Study Centre (USC) is an ambitious private school of academic and vocational studies. Interns will teach or assist in the teaching of primary or adult education classes depending on their skills and interests.
Keywords: Animal Husbandry, Wildlife Conservation, Aquarium/Zoo Placements, Zoology, Biology, Eco-tourism, Environmental Conservation, Environmental Sustainability, Habitat Restoration, Marine Biology, Zoology
Interns will be placed in one of a handful of conservation-focused organizations. Opportunities range from working at an award-winning aquarium, to working with eland-the largest antelope in Africa, to gaining hands-on experience with African penguins, to working with the Western Cape government managing local nature reserves. South Africa has some of the most beautiful nature in the world and you can gain valuable professional experience at a reputable organization within this key industry in Cape Town and the surrounding areas.
Keywords: Horticulture, Permaculture, Sustainable Agriculture, Economic Empowerment, NGO/Non-Profit, Sustainable Development, Adult Education, Environmental Conservation, Botany, Conservation Fieldwork, Environmental Conservation, Environmental Sustainability, Public Health, Traditional Medicine
PROMETRA Uganda, is a non-governmental organization whose mission is to promote traditional medical knowledge and practices for improved health through mutual cooperation amongst health systems. Interns will engage in community outreach activities in areas of health, environmental conservation, and ecological organic farming basing on indigenous knowledge and culture.
Keywords: Wildlife Conservation, Zoology, Biology, Botany, Conservation Fieldwork, Ecology, Environmental Conservation, Environmental Sustainability, Forestry, Scientific/Environmental Policy
The Smithsonian Institution’s Gabon Biodiversity Program seeks to increase knowledge and awareness of biodiversity in the local landscape, which includes elephants, gorillas and sea turtles, and the largest oil exploration project in Gabon. The Program works to minimize the impact of development on biodiversity and increase local capacity to manage and develop natural resources.
Keywords: Marginalized Populations, Exercise and Sports Science, HIV/AIDS, Kinesiology, Medicine, Mental Health, Nursing, Pre-Medicine, Pre-Nursing, Pre-Pharmacy, Public Health, Traditional Medicine
Interns with Child and Family Health International (CFHI) in South Africa complete rotations in a variety of clinical and non-profit care facilities. Applicants spend five weeks in Durban and five weeks in Cape Town.
Keywords: Animal Husbandry, Veterinary Medicine, Wildlife Conservation, Zoology, Biology, Conservation Fieldwork, Environmental Conservation, Environmental Sustainability, Genetics
CCF works to preserve the future of not only the cheetah, but its total environment and those of other animals as well as the farmers in rural Namibia.
Keywords: Entrepreneurship, Event Planning, Marketing, Public Relations, Viticulture, Hospitality Programming
Work in this growing winery outside of Cape Town, South Africa, either in business and marketing or in the winery operations and production.
Keywords: Graphic and Multimedia Design, Photography, Advertising, Marketing, Public Relations
Interns will be individually placed in a specific company with a focus on marketing and advertising, based on their experience and interests in Cape Town, South Africa.