The Young Professionals for the Millennium Development Goals Program
The Young Professionals for the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) Program was established in order to document the FVP experience in the most vulnerable communities in the Americas, develop participatory diagnoses, and identify best practices for MDG achievement at the local level. The program gives Masters students professional field experience at the international and community level. While living in the communities, Young Professionals will document their experiences as well as those of the community through audio and visual mediums. This, along with local partnerships, is a way of representing invisible communities by giving them a face, a voice and a place in development.
Over a period of 11 weeks, a Young Professional will...
The Ideal Candidate will...
This is an unpaid internship that should count as credit towards your academic program. In addition, Young Professionals should ensure that they are able to cover their own travel and living expenses for the duration of the program.