Internship Title: IN-13063 Science-Policy Intern – Integrating ecosystem services into decision-making
Intern(s) sought to help consolidate new knowledge and tools at the science-policy interface for ecosystem services; build and synthesize evidence that demonstrates the impact of ecosystem service approaches; and, mainstream results by bringing them to the attention of potential users and decision makers.
Specific areas of focus may include:
- evaluating the impact of ecosystem service approaches and capacity building
- mainstreaming ecosystem services into public and private sector decision-making
- institutional and policy analysis
- scenario development
- connecting ecosystem services to human wellbeing
The successful applicant will have an interdisciplinary background in environmental policy, geography, political economy, economics, organizational development, pedagogy and/or ecology. Position requires excellent research, writing and communication skills. Must be able to work efficiently and independently. Experience with ecosystem services and GIS would be a plus.
Paid or unpaid. For all unpaid internships, applicants must be enrolled in school and be able to obtain academic course credit from their university.
How to apply: Please email a resume & cover letter with the subject line “Internship Application” to Emily McKenzie at firstname.lastname@example.org.
* Please note that WWF does not provide VISA sponsorship to interns