Reporters Without Borders seeks Africa desk intern [France]

Posted on Feb 19, 2021 in Specialized Topics

Journalism students can apply for this internship based in Paris.

Reporters Without Borders seeks an Africa desk intern for six months starting mid-March.

The intern will be responsible for monitoring the press freedom situation in Sub-Saharan Africa, feeding the database of abuses against journalists and the media, preparing internal notes on the freedom of information situation in Sub-Saharan Africa and in-depth research on specific cases.

Candidates must be students in journalism, political science or international studies with a focus on Africa. They must have excellent writing skills. A very good level of English is required.

Apply by March 7.