Are you passionate about Human Rights issues in Saudi Arabia? If so, keep reading...

Project Title Are you passionate about Human Rights issues in Saudi Arabia? If so, keep reading...
Project Summary The U.S. Department of State’s Embassy in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, is looking for two VSFS e-Interns with very strong Arabic skills who are interested in developing experience tracking and reporting on human rights issues in Saudi Arabia.
Country Saudia Arabia
Agency Department of State
DoS Office NEA
Post RIYADH
Section POL
Number of Interns 2
Project Description

• Monitor traditional and online Arabic-language media, including social media.
• Track NGO reporting.
• Produce a daily media summary on human rights issues.
• Research, as directed, specific topics on human rights for the annual Human Rights Report.

You’ll be working directly with the the political officer in Riyadh in charge of writing the annual Human Rights Report.

The internship could start during the summer and must start no later than August 15. It would continue through May 2017.

Required Skills or Interests
Additional Information

To express interest, please email BonfieldMC@state.gov with your resume, a writing sample in Arabic, and a short statement of interest no later than August 15.

The 2014 Human Rights Report on Saudi Arabia is located here: http://photos.state.gov/libraries/saudi-arabia/231771/public/SAUDI%20ARABIA.PDF