The objective of the CCRIF Regional Internship Programme is to provide career-related work experience for Caribbean citizens that enhances their academic training and provides a real world introduction in the areas of disaster risk management, climate change, meteorology, risk transfer and/or risk modelling. These guidelines provide the framework for this internship programme.
CCRIF partners with national disaster management organizations and the Caribbean Disaster and Emergency Management Agency (CDEMA), Caribbean Development Bank (CDB), Caribbean Community Climate Change Centre (CCCCC), Caribbean Institute of Meteorology and Hydrology (CIMH) and the University of the West Indies (UWI) and other regional organizations.
Generally, the CCRIF Regional Internship Programme has been designed to:
- Promote academic, career and/or personal development for the selected interns
- Provide interns with the opportunity to integrate their academic knowledge with practical application and skill development in the workplace
- Provide experiential learning thereby ensuring that interns gain vital skills and experience that…
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