Vasundhara is a Bhubaneswar based research organization working on environment conservation, forest rights and sustainable livelihood issues. www.vasundharaodisha.org.
Vasundhara provides internship opportunities to interested individuals, depending on their skills and interests. The Vasundhara approach is interdisciplinary and seeks to accommodate a diversity of interests, knowledge and talent.
Presently we are looking for interns to support our research work on the Forest Rights Act particularly relating to community forest rights, mapping and management of community forest resources, rights of particularly vulnerable groups (PVTGs) etc.
Post graduate students with interest in areas such as Forest Right Act, community forestry, ecology, environmental education, tribal development, conservation, ecological/environmental economics , environmental sociology, etc.
Skills and experience
Flexibility and willingness to work are key requirements for this internship. Vasundhara is involved in various projects and programmes in research, in the fields listed below.
Interns are expected to have good organizational skills, writing and communication skills, computer skills, field experience relating to intern’s academic interests (e.g. scientific research, GIS, education) and ability to work independently.
The candidate should be able to speak, read and write English & Odia.
Reference (at least two)
During internship period Vasundhara may provide minimum honorarium* and TA & Per-deim as per the norms of the Organisation.
We are expecting the interns to spend about two to three months or even for a greater period based on the specific requirement.
The Intern will be posted at Vasundhara, Bhubaneswar with frequent field visits as required.
Vasundhara fosters professional growth, diversity and gender equity at the work place. Women and persons from disadvantaged groups are especially encouraged to apply.
To apply, email your detailed curriculum vitae mentioning the post in the subject head of your email and send it to firstname.lastname@example.org Or, you can courier your application to:
The Executive Director, Vasundhara, Plot No. 1731, Phase – II, Near Maruti Villa, At/Po – KIIT Campus, Bhubaneswar – 751024, Odisha
*In case the institution is providing any assistance or support to the interns, Vasundhara will not provide any honorarium.