Project Code: STATE-SLV-2

Human Rights Media Analyst

Project Title Human Rights Media Analyst
Project Summary Help defend human rights in El Salvador by collecting open source reports of abuses, evaluating statistics, and drafting analysis in support of the congressionally mandated Human Rights Report. Make a difference in a high-visibility project with real impact.
Country El Salvador
Agency Department of State
DoS Office N/A
Section POL
Number of Interns 1
Project Description

One intern will work remotely with the political section to gather open source media and track trends related to human rights violations in El Salvador on a range of issues including: human trafficking, gender based violence, abuse of force, freedom of expression, LGBTI, and more. You will review press reports and social media in Spanish, translating and logging your research to be included in the Human Rights Report and other products. You will also draft analysis on specific cases, identify trends, and make recommendations on human rights topics.

Required Skills or Interests
Analytical writing
Editing and proofreading
Political Analysis
Additional Information

For examples of final written products, please see prior reports: