APPLY: African World Heritage Fund Youth Internship Programme

Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for African World Heritage Fund Youth Internship Programme. The internship opportunity is open to young candidates in Africa wising to engage their time in solving the world problem trough the African World Heritage Fund.

Due to restrictions imposed by the COVID-19, the intern will be working from home (online) until the time when the COVID-19 restrictions are lifted, and the intern is allocated a workstation at AWHF offices in Midrand. The intern will work closely with the staff of the African World Heritage Fund (AWHF), particularly the Programme Department encompassing the implementation of activities aligned with the AWHF work plan.

Company/Organisation: African World Heritage Fund

Internship Type: Paid internship

Internship Location: South Africa

Internship Targeted at: Young People

Slots: not stated.

Subject Eligibility: Not applicable

Country/Candidate Eligibility: Africans


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Key Responsibilities 

  • Support Programme officers to assist implementing and monitoring programmes and activities of the African World Heritage Fund.
  • Develop and update the database of African professionals in the field of cultural and natural heritage.
  • Assist with promoting and increasing the visibility of AWHF through social media, the website and other communications mechanisms.
  • Assist with the writing of reports and activity miscellaneous.
  • Compile lists of African professionals for the AWHF database in field of cultural and natural heritage.
  • Organize online workshop on the Development of AWHF Database of African professionals in the field of cultural and natural heritage.
  • Assist with implementation of a communication strategy for AWHF activities and project on the website and social media platforms.
  • Prepare and submit monthly report

Expertise & Technical Competencies         

  • Graduate or Postgraduate university degree in the field of Communication, Media, Information Technology, Website Design, Marketing, Heritage, Tourism and other relevant areas.
  • Ability to communicate fluently in both English and French would be an advantage.
  • Acquainted with online digital platforms such as social media (e.g. Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and others).
  • Highly meticulous and above average skills in Microsoft Excel.

Required Personal Attributes         

  • Able to work remotely during the COVID-19 pandemic period.

Application Procedures

How-to-Apply: Interested and qualified candidates should: Click Here to Apply (You will be required to create a profile)

Application Deadline: Closed!

Visit the Official Website for Further Details

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  1. The organization is definitely a flamboyant idea,as my fellow youths play a vital role in universal development.
    I personally give a thumbs up to this great idea,which is viewed at empowering us and seeing the need to give our mother land Africa a new face and recognition.
    Kudoz to the project.

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