2019 WomenInTechPk and Ananke Digital Internship Program
Deadline: December 15, 2018.
Empower is a change-making, three-month program for women and girls who want to acquire specialized skills and experience in the fields of communication, publishing, digital journalism, personal branding, online marketing and advocacy. Not limited to the mentioned topics, selected participants will not only get opportunities to work in real world scenarios, but will be matched with and mentored by inspirational trailblazers and field experts.
From conducting interviews of industry influencers to attending events as editorial representatives to organizing digital campaigns and more, interns will be offered a wide array of opportunities to hone their talents through the program. Participants will also get an opportunity to be peer mentored during the internship cycle.
Under the umbrella of Ananke Labs, the internship program is a joint venture between the digital publishing and empowerment platform (Ananke) and WomenInTechPK.
Empowering the female gender across the global through training is one of Ananke’s fundamental goals on the basis of which the platform was launched. The digital internship program, officially kickstarted in 2016 and has so far trained more than 30 brilliant women and girls from all over the world including Kenya, Nigeria, Australia, Morocco, Pakistan, the UAE and India. “Ananke takes immense pride in designing a program based on diversity and intersectionality. Once selected, the interns, our girls work cohesively together – getting educated about each other’s backgrounds, gaining new perspective and learning to understand and respect others’ points of view; something essential in today’s world,” explained Sabin.
- Anyone (female) with a passion for learning, media and communications can apply.
- The opportunity is primarily home-based but work assignments may entail local travel only.
- Potential interns need to have access to a computer and a decent Internet connection.
To apply, applicants need to submit their CVs along-with a cover letter and email: [email protected]