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Pi Offers an Internship in the Programme Direction Unit (Brussels)

4 July 2012

Protection International team is currently offering an internship in the Programme Direction Unit in its Head Office in Brussels, Belgium.

Programme Direction runs field programmes in Asia, Africa and Latin-America. Colleagues in the field form small hubs of expertise in protecting human rights defenders (Protection Desks) and work with local civil society and other public actors with a stake or duty in the protection of human rights defenders.

Task description:

  • Gather relevant information about development and trends on the situation of Human Rights Defenders in priority countries.
  • Support logistic arrangements during field visits.
  • Translations of working documents.
  • Administrative support to both Programme Directors.


– Fluency in English and French (Spanish desirable).

– Availability for a minimum period of three months with a legal residence in Brussels, Belgium

Please send your CV and cover letter with your motivation to: recruitment [at]

Please note that our internships are voluntary, without compensation.