Project Code: STATE-KWT-50

Digital Media Archivist & Curator for Embassy Kuwait

Project Title Digital Media Archivist & Curator for Embassy Kuwait
Project Summary Plan and implement an image and video organization scheme for social media
Country Kuwait
Agency Department of State
DoS Office N/A
Section PAS
Number of Interns 1
Project Description

Where are our photos and videos? You can help us find out! Embassy Kuwait is seeking an intern to plan and implement an organization and tagging scheme for our image and video archive using Flickr. Help improve the accessibility of our content by creating meaningful titles and descriptions. You will 1) organize our content that is already in Flickr, 2) search for images & video on our social media platforms not yet archived and add to Flickr, 3) curate appropriate licensed content by searching commercial databases of images, videos, infographics, and sound for use in our social media. We will provide database access. If there is time, you may 4) help us solicit videos from Kuwaiti university students in the USA.

Required Skills or Interests
Analytical writing
Social media management
Additional Information

Must have reliable access to Internet as work will be entirely online. Helpful, but not required to have an understanding of how Embassies use social media.