With 73 parks, over 125,000 acres, and over 1,250 miles of trails, the East Bay Regional Park District is the largest regional park agency in the nation. Each year the Park District employs approximately two-dozen student interns with a primary program purpose to offer students a paid and enriching on-the-job learning experience, relevant to their area of academic study.
What You'll be Doing
The National Center for Appropriate Technology (NCAT) is a national nonprofit focused on agricultural and energy sustainability. Our mission is helping people by championing small-scale, local, and sustainable solutions to reduce poverty, promote healthy communities, and protect natural resources.
New York, NY
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is the UN’s global development network, advocating for change and connecting countries to knowledge, experience and resources to help people build a better life, as envisaged by 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. We are on the ground in more than 170 countries and territories, working with governments and people on their own solutions to global and national development challenges. As they develop local capacity, they draw on the people of UNDP and our wide range of partners that can bring about results.
INTERN WORKSITE LOCATION: Washington, D.C.
DATES OF INTERNSHIP: September -December 2019
LENGTH OF INTERNSHIP: 3-4 months at 30 hours/week
INTERNS SUPERVISOR & CONTACT INFORMATION: Lead, Advocacy & Influence, Zurich Flood Resilience Alliance
FUNDING AVAILABLE FOR THE INTERNSHIP: $1200/month stipend
For the duration of this internship assignment the intern will receive:
Have you always wanted to know how to address climate related concerns and uncertainties using decision analysis? Do you want to learn tools that can help you solve small to moderate scale problems? We have the class for you!
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service I National Conservation Training Center is searching for coaches experienced in climate science for their upcoming course, Decision Analysis for Climate Change. This 6-week online class will start the week of January 9th, 2020 and is a perfect opportunity for the climate science practitioners to become involved in decision problems while addressing climate change.
Cascadia Consulting Group is a women-owned, private environmental consulting firm that develops and implements innovative solutions to today’s environmental challenges. Founded in 1993, Cascadia works with public and private-sector clients to advance sustainability through recycling and materials management, climate change mitigation and adaptation, energy efficiency, pollution prevention, transportation demand management, and water and natural resources management.
NRDC is seeking a Climate Advisor to work with the City of San Diego (City) as part of the American Cities Climate Challenge (ACCC). The ACCC is an unprecedented opportunity for 25 ambitious cities to significantly deepen and accelerate their efforts to tackle climate change and promote a sustainable future for their residents. The Climate Advisor will work with city officials to develop and execute a robust public engagement strategy to advance policy and programs focused primarily on transportation, with the opportunity to work on buildings and energy.
On September 23, world leaders will convene in New York for the 2019 UN Climate Action Summit. In line with the goals of the Paris Agreement and the IPCC special report on the impacts of a global warming of 1.5 °C, one of the key objectives of the summit is to secure political will leading to ambitious 2020 commitments, as well as long-term strategies with concrete steps and interim targets towards achieving net zero emissions by 2050.
NUMARK Associates seeks highly experienced professionals to fill full and part-time positions
as Sr. Climate Change and Sr. Environment Management Systems Experts.
The Sr. Experts shall have a proven track record of providing advisory environmental services to
municipalities, project developer sponsors, or governmental institutions, especially in developing
and lower-income economies. Candidates must have experience participating as subject matter
experts in any of the following areas: