Communicating the Effort to Harness the Data Revolution for Sustainable Development

Project Title Communicating the Effort to Harness the Data Revolution for Sustainable Development
Project Summary Conduct research, use social media and support communication efforts to highlight U.S. efforts to harness the data Revolution for sustainable development and publicize the Global Partnership for Sustainable Development Data.
Country United States
Agency Department of State
DoS Office S/GAC
Post N/A
Section N/A
Number of Interns 4
Project Description

The Global Aids Coordinator Office (S/GAC) is seeking a virtual intern to be part of the
Communications team committed to accelerating momentum to harness the data revolution
for sustainable development.

The eIntern will assist with brainstorming ideas, identifying areas to explore, using social
media and writing blogs to build energy around global efforts to compile, analyze and ensure
the use of actionable data to accelerate progress. Agreement last fall among the UnitedNations member states on the 2030 Sustainable Development Goals reflects global consensus that data is critical for
their success – by improving the quality of interventions and services as well as ensuring
progress can be tracked.

The eIntern project is designed for students who care about global sustainable development and the power of
good data to make a difference.

Desired Skills Interests
Design thinking
Digital media
Event planning
Graphic design
Imagining new solutions
Knowledge management
MS Office
Problem solving
Project management
Selling ideas
Team player
User Experience (UX)
nice person
Communication Skills
Microsoft Excel
Data vizualization
International Affairs
Graphic Design
International Development
Self Motivated
Detail Oriented
Evidence-based decision making
Interest in development and social impact
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