International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) Internship Programme

Organisation: International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA)
Location: Abu Dhabi or Bonn
Application deadline: not specified
Website/full details & criteria: International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) Internship Programme

Description: The IRENA Internship Programme offers a small number of outstanding students the opportunity to acquire direct exposure to IRENA operations.

The purpose of the internship Programme is to provide a framework through which graduate and/or university students from diverse academic backgrounds may be assigned to the IRENA Agency to enhance their educational experience through practical work assignments. It allows selected candidates to gain insight into the work of the Agency and provides assistance and training in various professional fields.

Applicants should have expressed interest in the field of IRENA’s work; ability to adapt to new environments and work with individuals from different cultural backgrounds. Interns work under the supervision of a staff member at IRENA.

The normal duration of an internship is two months, which can be extended for an additional period of two months, by mutual consent, or longer when there are special academic requirements or special needs of the receiving programmes.