STÁŽ: ERIO – European Roma Information Office

We are currently looking for interns to start on the 1 February 2016 for a minimum of 3 months in our Brussels office.

Deadline to apply: 3/1/2016


  • Carrying out research on EU and national politics with regards to Roma issues and in the fields of anti-discrimination and social inclusion;
  • Assisting with current projects;
  • Assisting with drafting of publications;
  • Supporting the information programme (e.g. e-news, newsletters, press releases, etc);
  • Assisting with the organisation of events;
  • Proofreading and editing texts;
  • Supporting the maintenance of ERIO’s database;
  • Supporting the updating of ERIO’s website.


  • Excellent English both verbally and writing;
  • Fluency in French is preferable;
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Roma issues, discrimination/human rights and of European Union policies and institutions;
  • Ability to meet deadlines;
  • Strong communication skills;
  • Computer skills;
  • Commitment to the promotion of Roma inclusion and human rights.

Internships are unpaid. however, we can offer you the possibility to:

  • Gain knowledge on lobbying with European institutions on anti-discrimination and social inclusion issues
  • Become familiar with EU policies on Roma, human rights and anti-discrimination issues
  • Become familiar with the landscape of Brussels-based NGOs
  • Work in an international and multicultural environment
  • Gain knowledge on fundraising issues

How to apply:

If you are interested in an unpaid internship, please send your CV and a motivation letter stating your interest for this internship as well as your availability (i.e. starting date, full-time/part-time and duration of internship) to:

Please note that we only reply to short-listed candidates.