The African World Heritage Funds AWHF was launched in 2006 to support African State Parties in implementing the UNESCO Convention on the protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage. EPA was established in 1998 and is a post-graduate university institution specialized in the preservation and promotion of both tangible and intangible heritage.
Both Organizations are announcing two available internship positions for Africans in South Africa and Benin Republic.
Two separate internships with these organizations offer first class experience in natural/cultural heritage to particularly for those desiring a career in Tourism and coulture.
Applicants include students (graduate), professionals or members of natural/cultural heritage and academic institutions (not necessarily within the heritage sector). Applicants must be 30 years of age or below. The project is open to participants from all African countries. Applicants are required to be competent in either English or French, bilingualism is preferable (English/French) and knowledge of Arabic or Portuguese can be an advantage. Eligible female practitioners are encouraged to apply.
The complete application package should be sent at the latest on the 6th February 2015 via electronic emails to: AWHF – Pamela Mac Quilkan (PamelaM4@awhf.net) with copy to EPA (firstname.lastname@example.org).
6th February 2015
Additional information can be gotten from the Organizer’s website