UCLG Africa is the umbrella organization and united voice of local governments in Africa. It is the voice
for over 350 million African citizens and has regional offices across the continent.
UCLG Africa is a founding member of the world organization, United Cities and Local Governments (UCLG)
and is the regional representative for UCLG. It is currently headquartered in the City of Rabat, Morocco,
where it was awarded diplomatic status as a Pan-African International Organization.
UCLG Africa vision is “Building African Unity and Driving Development from the Grassroots.” And its main
goals are : To promote decentralization in Africa and African local governments; to contribute to the
building of African Unity through local government dynamism; to support the setting up and empowerment
of national associations of local governments to deliver on their mandates and to promote an exchange of
experiences and best practices among African local governments and with local governments from other
regions of the world, the flagship of such platforms of exchange being the Africities Summits organized by UCLG Africa on a triennial basis.
As part of the preparation of the Africities Summit, UCLG Africa recruits, from February 01, 2018 onward,
for a period of six (6) months renewable, two interns within the General Secretariat in Rabat. The terms of
reference of the internship are stated below.
pplicants must submit their application no later than January 25, 2018 at 17 hours, by e-mail to the
following address : [email protected] .
The application file must include :
|A cover letter
A detailed CV and supporting documents (certified copies of diplomas, certificates, etc. ) bearing the applicant’s contact details