With world attention on both the environment and the economy, Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) is where policymakers and business leaders turn for win-win solutions. By focusing on strong science, uncommon partnerships and market-based approaches, we tackle urgent threats with practical solutions. We are one of the world’s largest environmental organizations, with more than two million members and a staff of approximately 700 scientists, economists, policy experts, and other professionals around the world. We operate in 22 geographies with unique projects running across four programs. You will be part of a vibrant workplace that welcomes diverse perspectives, talents and contributions, where innovation and results are a way of life.
EDF offers internships and fellowships for students and recent graduates in a variety of programs and departments throughout the organization. The ultimate goal of our internship and fellowship program is to provide high-quality experiences (including relevant projects and opportunities for networking) that form the foundation for any individual who is serious about pursuing an environmental career.
Open positions include:
Aviation Legal Intern, Global Climate
Under the supervision of EDF’s International Counsel and aviation program leader, the intern will work in collaboration with economists and policy experts, as well as other colleagues across the organization to help execute EDF’s international aviation strategy for advancing high-integrity implementation of CORSIA. The inern will assist the team with research, analysis, and preparation; and (if of sufficient quality) research publication and presentation.
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Moms Clean Air Force Summer Intern
The chosen candidate will be responsible for assisting with logistical support for Moms Clean Air Force campaigns including, but not limited to; Community Rx, Ecomadres, Moms and Mayors, the Summer Play-In and additional events held in target states. Additionally, the candidate will provide digital support through website analysis and research. The candidate will work closely with the Field Director to undertake research and help develop activist toolkits and presentations for use in the field.
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