Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation (CTA) Internship Program 2018/2019



Due Date: October 21,2018

Applications are open for the Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation (CTA) Internship Program 2018/2019 CTA is looking for an incredibly inspired and result-oriented intern to support the ICT4Ag group.
The Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation (CTA) is a joint worldwide company of the African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) Group of States and the European Union (EU). Its goal is to advance food security, strength and inclusive monetary advancement in Africa, the Caribbean and the Pacific through advancements in sustainable farming. CTA runs under the structure of the Cotonou Agreement and is moneyed by the EU.
Internship Responsibilities.
Under the support and assistance of the ICT4Ag group leader, the intern will assist in the following activities:.

Support the execution of activities linking to youth, entrepreneurship, ICTs and farming including the following tasks:.
AgriHack Ability effort which supports ICT advancements and entrepreneurship in Farming;(***************)
The “Youth Economic Empowerment in Agribusiness in Kenya (VijaBiz) task;(***************)
The Perfect Burkina task which enables delivery of digital services to young farmers and agripreneurs in Burkina Faso;(***************)
Blockchain for farming;(***************)
ICT-enabled mechanisation in Africa.

Promote CTA’s youth agripreneurship exchange platforms and other Dgroups:.
Management of the web 2.0 locations of CTA’s youth focused Facebook Page, Twitter accounts and customer list;(***************)
Support animation of other social media networks accounts such as twitter and Dgroups of Apps4Ag Database, ICT4Ag, UAV4Ag, and so on;(***************)
Organisation of thematic e-debates as part of ability structure and networking systems for young digital agripreneurs when required;(***************)
Support the organisation of social reporting activities when required.

Contribute to comprehending capitalisation for all task performed and fundraising:.
Collection, acknowledgment of results and impact elements on all activities performed;(***************)
Preparing brief posts and activity reports;(***************)
Plan of inputs for the customizing and productions of publications;(***************)
Making infographics, video animations, and other online interaction items.
Support other ICT for farming tasks as requested by the Group leader.


Participation in CTA activities will use you an important experience at worldwide level;(***************)
Internship stipend (EUR800 regular monthly for holder of a Bachelor’s degree, EUR1,000 regular monthly for holder of a Master’s degree);(***************)
Payment of travel expenditures when joining and leaving the Centre;(***************)
Medical defense for emergency circumstance cases of health problem and accident, throughout of the internship.


Open to existing graduate, in between 21 and 29 years of ages (optimum);(***************)
National of amongst the ACP or EU States signatory to the Cotonou Agreement (79 African, Caribbean and Pacific States and the European Union Member States);(***************)
University (or equivalent company of college) degree in farming, information and interaction or other discipline suitable to the jobs to perform;(***************)
Experience in online network animation and understanding of important ICT4D issues;(***************)
Capabilities and experience with the development of innovative interaction tools such as animations, infographics, etc;(***************)
Experience in task management is a plus;(***************)
Impressive interaction, social and organisational capabilities;(***************)
Strong computer system capabilities;(***************)
Impressive understanding of English or French and gratifying command of the other language;(***************)
Excited interest in farming and rural development issues in developing countries is an advantage.

Interested potential customers are required to send their application by methods of email or mail to Christèle Coutureau, Individual Resources Officer. Email address: [email protected] Please recommend in the’ Subject’ of the email the title’ Internship Youth, Entrepreneurship, and ICT4Ag’.
Applications should include:.

A letter of motivation (maximum one page) talking about why the possibility thinks of that he/she stays in a position to contribute to CTA’s activities and what he/she prepares for to obtain from the internship. The date of earliest schedule should be specified too;(***************)
An existing curriculum vitae, preferably in EUROPASS format, highlighting accreditations, experience and capabilities with issues to the position;(***************)
A copy of the best diploma/degree, together with training certificates related to the position. Preliminary files are to be offered when a possibility is selected.
2 suggestion letters and/or recommendations.

Simply shortlisted potential customers will be connected with for an interview.

For more information, have a look at CTA Internship Program.



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