Internships available at Global Water Institute

Brussels, Belgium

Internships and voluntary posts are available throughout the year on a part-time or full-time basis. Training with GWI at distance is also possible for students in the European Union, the United States, Africa and the Middle-East.

Global Water Institute (GWI) seeks highly motivated graduate civilian and military students and non-student volunteers with strong oral and written communications skills, the ability to work in a team environment and at distance, flexibility to handle multiple assignments and projects effectively.

Candidates must be interested in policy making in the post-conflict African Affairs regarding the reintegration of ex-combatants, the management of water resources, environmental security, and conflict prevention.

Some of the areas in which one can train or work include (but are NOT limited to):

Track 2 Diplomacy; Advocacy Field Relations; International affairs; Grant writing; Lobbying; Strategic Operations; Research; Module writing for training; Office administration; and Grassroots communication.

GWI runs its operations in two languages: English and French. Trainees and volunteers must be comfortable at least with one or both languages.

Internships are unpaid and range from 10 to 20 hours per week.

All interested applicants should email a cover letter and resume to