Job Title: Advocacy and Networks Intern
Reports to: Advocacy manager
Start date: January/February 2018
End date: March/April 2018
UICC is dedicated to taking the lead in convening, capacity building and advocacy initiatives that unite the cancer community to reduce the global cancer burden, promote greater equity, and integrate cancer control into the world health and development agenda.
Founded in 1933 and based in Geneva, Switzerland, UICC is the largest and oldest international cancer organisation. With over 1,000 members and 56 partners across 162 countries, UICC features the world’s major cancer societies, ministries of health, research and treatment institutes, patient groups, and industry leaders.
The Advocacy Team is working for delivering the National Cancer Control Plans (NCCP) reviews. To help the team with this vast project, we are looking for two Advocacy & Networks Interns to join the UICC team in Geneva, Switzerland.
The Advocacy Team publishes all national cancer control plans and non-communicable disease plans available in the public domain on www.iccp-portal.org. The next step is to conduct a systematic review of the content from the perspective of readiness to address the national burden in each country. The team is therefore looking for two interns to contribute to this work.
The internship will last 3 months. The first month will be a training period and will be full time. Then the second and the third months will be part time, 4 hours per day.
Responsibilities will include, but are not necessarily limited to
Reviewing the National Cancer Control Plans (NCCP):
UICC is an equal opportunity employer.
Applicants should hold or be eligible for a Swiss work permit
Send a motivation letter explaining how you think your skills and experience make you a strong candidate for this internship and a CV to email@example.com
Deadline for applications: 1 December 2017
Only short listed candidates will be contacted
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