The Council of Europe open their doors to young graduates! Traineeships last from eight weeks to five months and are not remunerated.

City | Ciudad:: Strasbourg
Start Date | Fecha de inicio: 07/03/2016
End Date | Fecha de fin: 31/07/2016
Duration | Duración: from 8 weeks to 5 months
Application deadline | Plazo de solicitud: 28/11/2015

Eligibility criteria

You can apply for the traineeship at the Council of Europe if you:

  • are a citizen of one of the Council of Europe member states;
  • have a bachelor’s degree or equivalent;
  • have a desire to acquire practical experience and knowledge of the functioning and activities of the Council of Europe;
  • Have a very good knowledge of one of the two Council of Europe official languages (English or French) together with good writing ability. Good knowledge of the other official language is appreciated.


Trainee will have the chance to produce research, prepare draft reports and studies for meetings of experts, draft meeting reports, assist with office work, be part of a committee organization and update websites.

If you are an English or French native speaker you have the possibility to apply for an internship in translation by e-mailing your CV and a motivation letter to
Click here for further information or click here to apply.