Internships in Human Rights


Liz-Photo9-400The World Food Programme (WFP) is the food aid arm of the United Nations system, aiming to combat world hunger. The Kenan Institute for Ethics developed a relationship with the WFP office in Nepal through its Refugee Resettlement Project and DukeImmerse: Uprooted/Rerouted. The summer internship program is meant to give students hands-on experience in humanitarian aid work. Responsibilities of the internship include program evaluation, data collection, and case study writing.

Read internship journals from Virginia Dillon in 2013 and Elizabeth Hoyler in 2014.

For more information, contact Suzanne Shanahan.


There is also a new Pathways of Change summer internship program in business and human rights for 2016. Find out more and learn how to apply.