International Youth Internships with VIDEA

The deadline to apply is Wednesday, October 14th, 2015.

VIDEA has been offering international internships for 10 years, and is a recognized leader in Canada for providing holistic and supportive internship opportunities. If you are looking to develop your overseas experience in the areas of Gender, Environment, Sustainable Development and/or Children’s Rights, VIDEA has a variety of excellent partner placements that enthusiastic and motivated individuals can apply to.

The International Youth Internship Program (IYIP) is designed to offer Canadian post-secondary graduates the opportunity to gain professional experience through international development work. The objective of IYIP is to support sustainable international development initiatives proposed, in partnership with local partner organizations, by Canadian professional associations, educational institutions, non-governmental organizations and private companies.

The Program aims to:

  • provide eligible Canadian youth with international experience, skills and knowledge that will prepare them for future employment;
  • increase employment opportunities by promoting awareness among Canadian organizations of the advantages of integrating young Canadian professionals into their structures and programs; and,
  • provide opportunities for Canadian youth to promote Canada’s international development efforts both in Canada and abroad.

We are currently offering the following ten positions in South Africa, Uganda and Zambia. The deadline to apply is Wednesday, October 14th. For more information on each of the available positions, please click on the following job descriptions. Any further questions can be directed to Hillary at

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