WWF Climate Internship Programme 2023

Are you a graduate or postgraduate seeking to acquire valuable workplace experience in climate action and policy, eager to network within professional communities of practice, and engage in impactful work for climate policy, action, and accountability? If so, and you possess an interest in climate action and policy along with a related qualification, we encourage you to apply for the Climate Ambition to Accountability Project (CAAP) Internship Programme.


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WWF Climate Internship Programme Advert

  • Location: South Africa, Gauteng
  • Closing Date: Friday, 18 February 2023 – 12:00
  • Company: WWF

WWF Climate Internship


CAAP represents a collaboration between WWF South Africa, the Institute for Economic Justice, and the South African Climate Action Network, co-funded by the European Union.


The project aims to appoint three (3) interns for a year-long graduate internship placement, spanning from April 1, 2023, to March 31, 2024. Each intern will be stationed within one of the partner organizations.


  • Internships 1 and 2: Graduate qualification with Honours in a relevant field. A postgraduate qualification in Environmental Science, Environmental Politics, Development Studies, African Studies, or equivalent is advantageous.
  • Internship 3: Postgraduate qualification, preferably in Economics or a related field. Demonstrated commitment to a better and sustainable world. Devotion to career development in the environment and climate action context. A track record of outstanding academic and professional accomplishments. Exceptional leadership potential.

To promote inclusivity and diversity, Black South African graduates are strongly encouraged to apply.

  • How to Apply to WWF:
  • Complete the application form and provide a rationale for your preferred organizational placement.

Upload or attach the following documentation, merged into a single PDF file, to support your application:

  • Certified copy of your ID or passport.
  • Certified copies of your academic transcripts only.
  • An abridged CV of no more than two pages.

Please refrain from submitting any additional documentation beyond the specified requirements.