Human Rights and
International Democratic Solidarity


This program aims to give young people from around the world the opportunity to carry out their internship in a civil society organization that promotes human rights and international democratic solidarity.

Program features

  • Duration: between 2 and 4 months
  • Hours of dedication: 6 hours a day
  • Modalities: in-person or virtual
  • Application deadline: 45 days before desired start

Intern Requirements

  • - Fulfill the application process on time
  • Advanced English and Spanish
  • Knowledge and interest in CADAL's activities
  • Between 18 and 24 years old.

Tasks to be performed: : specific tasks to be performed will be assigned according to the profile of each intern and its interest in any of the ongoing projects, which will always include up to 40% of the time dedicated to the translation of content from Spanish to English. This task is considered essential for CADAL, since it supports our relationships with actors from different parts of the world.


Application procedure

Sending of documentation

The application will be effective from the moment it is sent in full compliance to

The documents to be sent are the following:

  • Statement of purpose (in Spanish):

    1. Requesting to be considered for the program and indicating the starting and ending dates of the internship.

    2. Detailing how the applicant found out about CADAL's internship program, motivations to participate, and how this experience will contribute to his or her professional career.

    3. Indicating CADAL´s project/s that are of the applicant’s greatest interest.

  • Curriculum Vitae (in English or Spanish)
  • Letter of recommendation (in English or Spanish)

    From a University professor, CSO director, or government official, indicating how the applicant's profile fits this particular opportunity.


With CADAL's directors, only with the pre-selected applicants, who will be contacted via e-mail.