NB: There are no internship possibilities at this time; we will inform of availability as and when possible. Thankyou!
TWN-Africa maintains a limited internship program open to all interested peoples but particularly targetted at young intellectuals and activists who are nationals of developing countries, especially African. The program has two main objectives;
to offer opportunities for interns to deepen their appreciation of the development challenges facing developing countries, especially Africa within the context of global economic policy making.
to support the delivery of TWN-Africa’s program especially in the areas of research and information-gathering
To be eligible:
student candidates must have completed the first 2 years of study in a tertiary institution
Non- student candidates must show relevance of internship for their current or future work or study, prior involvement and proven interest in TWN-Africa’s issues and agenda
Prospective interns must be able to work in the English Language
Prospective interns must be computer literate
Terms The internship program is offered between April and October each year and may last between 4 and 12 weeks.
Student interns from developing countries may receive a monthly allowance and enjoy limited medical support
Interns are responsible for their own living accommodations. All placements are located in Accra, Ghana
Applying for internship
Applications should complete an application form and mail it to the relevant programs throughout the year.
Applicants who wish to intern in a particular year are encouraged to submit their applications by end of February in the year in which they intend to undertake their internship.
Successful applicants will normally be notified by end of March in the year in which internship is to take place.