Policy and Legal Advocacy Centre (PLAC) was established in 2009 as a self-reliant, impartial, and not-for-profit organization focused on enhancing the capacity of individuals and institutions to bolster democratic governance and citizen involvement in Nigeria. Operating as a non-partisan entity, PLAC is dedicated to facilitating citizens' active participation in the government. Through comprehensive technical support and training initiatives, PLAC fosters citizens' engagement with governmental institutions. Additionally, the organization advocates for essential legal and policy reforms, striving to foster transparency and accountability in the processes of policy-making and decision-making. PLAC's overarching goal is to contribute to the overall strengthening of Nigeria's democratic fabric. Title: Legislative Internship Programme 2023 Location: Abuja, FCT Duration of Internship: September 2023 - December 2023 Description \tPolicy and Legal Advocacy Centre (PLAC) is implementing a 10-week long fulltime internship programme with support from the European Union (EU) for young Nigerians who wish to gain knowledge of legislative practices and processes. Internship Requirements Qualification: \tAt least a First Degree from a Tertiary Institution in any discipline \tCompleted NYSC \tGood English writing and speaking skills \tGood computer skills \tAged between 21 and 35 years. Benefits Logistics: \tOnly stipends to cover transportation and lunch costs within Abuja will be provided. Other logistics expenses will be borne by the intern. \tIt is advised that prospective Interns be able to reside within Abuja or bear the cost of residing in Abuja throughout the duration of the internship as PLAC will not provide accommodation. Deadline: 9th August, 2023. How to Apply: Interested and qualified candidates should Click Here to apply online. Application Instruction \tComplete the web application form and upload their CV in Microsoft Work format and save in their name including their State of Origin in their CV \tComplete the web Application Form and upload your CV in Microsoft Word format and saved in your name. Include your state of origin in your CV. \tA "Statement of Interest/Purpose" explaining the importance of your participation in the internship should be included at the bottom of their CV - in the same document. The CV section should not be more than two-pages long while the Statement of Purpose should not exceed 300 words. \tComplete the accompanying pre-screening Assessment Form. Note \tOnly shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interview. \tApplications sent after this date or in breach of the application procedure will not be considered. \tThe Internship provides for equal opportunity participation. Eligible persons from across Nigeria are encouraged to apply.