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IIP-GENDES (Genero y Desarrollo) A.C.
Mexico City, Mexico (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms:
Program Terms: Summer
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Restrictions: Princeton applicants only
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Dept Offering Program: International Internship Program (IIP) Program Type: Internship
Language Prerequisite: No Program Features: Community Service, Field Work
Degree Level: 1st year u/g students, 2nd year u/g students, 3rd year u/g students Time Away: Summer
Housing options: Student Responsibilty with support from IIP and/or Host Organization Program Group: International Internship Program
Duration of Program: 8 or more weeks Program Adviser: Shahreen Rahman
Program Description:
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Organization Overview
GENDES, A. C., an acronym of gender and development, is a Mexican civil society NGO with no political party or religious affiliation. The organization was founded in 2003 and legally constituted in 2008 by a multidisciplinary group of professionals in the social sciences committed to social development, gender equality and gender-based violence eradication. GENDES A.C. works from a gender-based perspective, with emphasis in masculinities, to engage in analysis, intervention, research and advocacy to promote - in alliance with other social actors - egalitarian relationships that contribute to social development. 

Intern Responsibilities:

1. Public Positioning Program Intern
This project will allow the IIP intern to compile data from the website and social media as an input for marketing of projects and products, such as workshops and publications.
  • Update journalist contacts and to migrate the information to a customer relationship management app
  • Contribute in the editorial planning for our social media outlets
  • Draw up executive reports of latest publications
  • Interview users to make testimonials both in writing and on video
  • Participate in the redesign of public outreach
  • Secure the continuous posting in social media outlets
  • Accompany in advocacy meetings and assist in report making
  • Monitor the presence of GENDES in mass media
  • Participate in the development of social media content
  • Identify trends in social media to which the work of GENDES can be included
  • Contribute to the design of internal communication manual
Excellent knowledge of all Microsoft tools; Proficiency in Spanish required.

2. Resources Management Support Intern
The IIP intern will work closely to collaborate in the development of a strategy for the promotion of GENDES' workshops.
  • Identify international corporations and other foreign institutions with presence in Mexico that might be interested in GENDES' workshops
  • Collaborate in the development of a strategy to reach out to international organizations, grant makers and cooperation agencies
  • Identify agencies and foundations abroad in order to request grants in the future
  • Conduct literature review to participate in the grant making process
  • Conduct research on innovative strategies to obtain funds for CSOs
Excellent knowledge of all Microsoft tools; Proficiency in Spanish required.

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