Internship Applications

ACCORD is offering internships within the following units in 2015:

  1. Knowledge Production
  2. Peacemaking Unit
  3. Peacekeeping Unit
  4. Peace-building Unit
  5. Training Unit

Please submit your 2 page CV, for the attention of Joyce Chellan, no later than Friday 28 November 2015.

To apply for an internship:

  1. Download the application form (in the box on the left) in Word format, complete it, and email it along with;
  2. A CV of no more than two pages
  3. A Cover letter outlining your reasons why you are applying to do an internship with ACCORD, reasons you are applying to your chosen unit, what you think you will benefit from ACCORD and what you think you can offer ACCORD.
  4. A 1500 word writing sample on a subject related to peace and conflict. Please note; the writing sample submitted must adhere to academic guidelines of referencing using Harvard, footnotes or endnote method of referencing.

All applications must be in Arial size 12 font.

Applications should be addressed to the Internship Coordinator with: Application- ‘your name’ as the subject line (e.g. Application- John Smith)

Incomplete or partial applications will not be accepted.

Please note ACCORD receives many applications, and only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

All applications and correspondence about the internship programme should be sent to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.