Job Description

The ABA recruits employees seeking opportunities for challenging and substantive work defending liberty and pursuing justice in the U.S. and around the world. The ABA offers competitive employment benefits which include medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurance, flexible spending accounts, a 401(k), commuter benefits, and more. ABA ROLI's WAGE Program requires an unpaid Intern to support the implementation of an integrated women's economic empowerment program in El Salvador and Honduras, as well as the WAGE Consortium's efforts to use collaborative research and learning to build a body of evidence on promising practices. Among others, the intern will conduct research on issues related to gender-based violence, women's economic empowerment, and women in peace and Security; assist in event planning; and contribute to building WAGE's website and Social Media presence. The intern may also provide support by conducting research in support of project Design, planning and implementation; providing support with analyzing project performance against the project plan; providing support for project-related internal and external learning events (including identifying participants, assisting with the development of the agenda, etc.), and providing support for the development of project-related content for WAGE social Media Platforms and website. The WAGE Internship is primarily suitable for J.D. and LL.M. students and graduates, but MA students and graduates with relevant knowledge and experience may apply as well. Spanish Language skills are desirable. The American Bar Association is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. In compliance with the ADA Amendments Act (ADAAA), if you have a disability and would like to request an accommodation in order to apply for a position with the American Bar Association please call 312-988-5188.
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