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Final Internship Q&A with DRMCCA Students (Part 5 – Karen)

The fifth and final Q&A in the DRMCCA internship series is with Karen, who recently finished a  internship with the Global Climate Adaptation Partnership (GCAP), which is based in Oxford in the UK. Karen completed her internship with GCAP at a distance, without needing to physically be in Oxford for the entire internship period. Read more about Karen’s experience below, and … Continue reading

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Internship Q&A with DRMCCA Students (Part 4 – Linn)

The fourth Q&A in the DRMCCA internship series is with Linn, who recently finished a three month internship with SREO Consulting in Istanbul, focused on programme monitoring and evaluation. Linn insightfully describes both the highlights and challenges of her internship experience, and gives invaluable advice for how to make the most of an internship. Read more about Linn’s time in Istanbul below! … Continue reading

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Internship Q&A with DRMCCA Students (Part 3 – Gwen)

The second Q&A in the DRMCCA internship series is with Gwen, currently interning with the Regional Office of the Red Cross for the English-speaking Caribbean and Suriname of the International Federation of the Red Cross Red Crescent (IFRC) in Trinidad and Tobago.  Read more about her work to better integrate ecosystem-based adaptation with community-based approaches in the Caribbean through the … Continue reading

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Internship Q&A with DRMCCA Students (Part 2 – Giordano)

The first Q&A in the DRMCCA internship series is with Giordano, currently interning with the Tsunami and Disaster Mitigation Research Center (TDMRC) in Banda Aceh, Indonesia. Read more about the work he’s been doing, and about his unique experience working in the direct aftermath of disaster. What is your name, and where are you from? Hey! My name is Giordano … Continue reading

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Internship Q&A with DRMCCA Students (Part 1 – Introduction)

The optional internship course in the DRMCCA curriculum is a significant way through which the programme seeks to connect practical, on the ground experience to what we learn and explore in our academic courses. In addition to the valuable, real world perspectives that the DRMCCA faculty’s professional experiences offer in the classroom, studying the DRMCCA programme also means students have … Continue reading

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Internship

Since there is a long summer holiday from  June to August in Sweden, I decided to do an internship during this time. Another reason why I wanted to do an internship is that I want to collect some practical experience in the Food R&D sector. So I was looking for opportunities for an internship during late winter/early spring but it … Continue reading

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Searching for a job in Sweden?

If you come to Lund for your studies with the aim to stay in Sweden to find a job, then you should consider a few things… Only a certain amount of positions are actually pubished online, a lot of jobs are given to people through connections! So networking from the beginning is very important! A tip here is to join … Continue reading

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Startup Fair 2017

Every year, LTH organizes the Startup Fair which gives the students and entrepreneurs a chance to connect with each other. It gives an opportunity for the students to find out all about the innovative, and exciting ideas and developments going around in Lund and Malmo. If you are looking for a summer job or a Master thesis project or you … Continue reading

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Internship: final countdown

Two weeks more, and my internship in Turkey is over. Trying to enjoy sunny days as much as possible before long Scandinavian grey winter… Tatiana

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Capacity Development Déjà Vu

I’ve just transcribed the first interview taken with a UNDP DRR-specialist from Armenia as a part of my internship. I’ve experienced a sort of ‘déjà vu’ since some information he highlighted was very much related to my individual assignment handed in by the end of Capacity Development course. His input would have been been extremely valuable a year ago… Tatiana

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