If you are PhD student of forest-related study programme, interested in forest policy, this internship is something for you!

Duration of the internship is September 25 to December 18, 2017. Location of internship is Zvolen, headquarter of National Forest Centre, where Liaison Unit Bratislava (LUB) – secretariat of the process is located.
Your work will be related to the chosen topics embedded within current FOREST EUROPE Work Programme for years 2016-2020:
  • Policies and tools for sustainable forest management
  • Forest monitoring and reporting
  • Green economy and bio-economy
  • Incorporating the value of forests ecosystem services in a green economy
  • Protection of forests in a changing environment including their adaptation to climate change
  • Enhancing the social dimension of SFM in the context of the benefits of forests to human health and well-being
It is envisaged you will work together with LUB team members on given topics being actively engaged into meetings and expert groups’ preparation to get familiar with the work, outcomes and main achievements of FOREST EUROPE.
Send your CV and motivation letter explaining why you want to become a trainee in FOREST EUROPE – Liaison Unit Bratislava containing information about your professional background and your current specialization and introducing what your strengths are. Deadline for sending the documents to email address [email protected] is 1st September 2017. Afterwards, the best candidate will be chosen by Liaison Unit team.
The trainee will be receiving a fee monthly in amounts corresponding to the travel costs and daily allowances in the hosting country. More detailed information will be provided upon your request. Do not hesitate to contact us at the above mentioned email address.