International Juvenile Justice Observatory
Period: 1 - 3 months
Remote Internship: Yes
Languages: Portuguese , French, English (Default)
Children and young people all over the world are in need of protection and special care when they come into conflict with the law. This is the inspiration behind the establishment of the International Juvenile Justice Observatory (IJJO), which offers an inter-disciplinary system of information, communication, debates, analysis and proposals concerning different areas relating to the development of juvenile justice worldwide.
The Translation internship will help undergraduate and/or graduate students further cultivate their skills through a real-life work experience. Successful candidates will participate in a broad range of translation-related activities.
Translating a wide variety of documents related to juvenile justice and children's rights.
Proofreading documents - either translated by the intern and corrected with the help of the tutor, or translated by others.
-Profile: Knowledge and experience in translation.
-Specialization: translation from Spanish and/or French to English.
-Creativity, versatility, high energy, initiative and discipline.
-Excellent organizational skills, attention to detail and determination to meet deadlines.
-The knowledge of other languages and law is a plus.
-Good use of IT.
-Able to work independently as well as being part of a team.
-Sharp attention to detail when proofreading.
Undergraduate/postgraduate students of Translation or Foreign Languages, and recent graduates.
Additional information Internship term:
Maximum 6 months minimum 3 months (Flexible period according to the student's availability). No financial remuneration is offered by the IJJO (Please check the European ERASMUS and Leonardo Programme opportunities with your university). If you are interested, please send your CV and a motivation letter.