The Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation

Application Due Date: 15 November 2018.

CTA is searching for an extremely encouraged and result-oriented intern to support the organisation of the upcoming Digitalisation for farming conference to be kept in 2019.

The Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation (CTA) is a joint global organization of the African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) Group of States and the European Union (EU). Its objective is to advance food security, strength and inclusive financial development in Africa, the Caribbean and the Pacific through developments in sustainable farming. CTA runs under the structure of the Cotonou Contract and is moneyed by the EU.

CTA visualizes farming in ACP nations as a dynamic, modern-day and sustainable service that develops worth for smallholder farmers, business owners, youth and females, and produces inexpensive, healthy and healthy food for all.

Internship background

CTA has an opening for an intern within the ICT for Farming program. The effective prospect will work within the ICT4Ag Group and supply assistance with the organisation of the upcoming Digitalisation for Farming International Conference to be kept in 2019.

Duties & duties

Under the assistance of the ICT4Ag group leader and direct guidance of the senior program organizer in charge of the conference, the intern will help in the following activities:

  • Assist in the organisation of the Digitalisation for farming global conference by taking lead on a variety of jobs;-LRB- *******************).
  • Assist in the event and processing of information for M&E functions (task effect);-LRB- *******************).
  • Display the prepared event of global occasions in the domain of ICTs for advancement and keep an upgraded calendar of occasions;-LRB- *******************).
  • Display, screen, summarise and share news pertinent to the conference styles;-LRB- *******************).
  • Stimulate several electronic neighborhoods connected to the styles of the conference;-LRB- *******************).
  • Communicate with partners, individuals, speakers and other stakeholders;-LRB- *******************).
  • Draft weekly reports, month-to-month newsletters, and other interaction products;-LRB- *******************).
  • Assistance information collection and collection (conference site, Who-Is-Who Directory site, program book);-LRB- *******************).
  • Assistance individuals’ choice, categorisation and registration;-LRB- *******************).
  • Communicate with conference management firms, host organisations, specialists and recipients on logistics and have the ability to communicate and work together from another location utilizing cutting edge innovations;-LRB- *******************).
  • Assist in the management of submissions by prospective speakers and speakers;-LRB- *******************).
  • Carry out other jobs as asked for by the group.

Credentials, experience and abilities needed

Current graduate, in between 21 and 29 years of ages (optimum).

  • National of among the ACP or EU States signatory to the Cotonou Contract (79 African, Caribbean and Pacific States and the European Union Member States).
  • University (or comparable organization of college) degree in farming, info and interaction or other discipline pertinent to the responsibilities to carry out.
  • Experience in online network animation and understanding of crucial ICT4D problems.
  • Abilities and experience with the advancement of ingenious interaction tools such as animations, infographics, and so on
  • Experience in the organisation of big global conferences will be a benefit.
  • Exceptional interaction, social and organisational abilities.
  • Strong computer system abilities (Microsoft Workplace suite).
  • Exceptional understanding of English or French and acceptable command of the other language.
  • Eager interest in farming and rural advancement problems in establishing nations is a benefit.


  • Involvement in CTA activities will offer you an indispensable experience at global level.
  • Internship stipend (EUR 800 monthly for holder of a Bachelor’s degree, EUR 1.000 monthly for holder of a Master’s degree).
  • Payment of travel expenses when signing up with and leaving the Centre.
  • Medical protection for emergency situation cases of illness and mishap, throughout of the internship.

How to use

Interested prospects are needed to send their application by means of e-mail or mail to Christèle Coutureau, Human Being Resources Officer. Email address:

Please show in the ‘ Topic‘ of the e-mail the title ‘ Internship D4Ag 2019 Conference’ Due date for applications: 15 November 2018.

Applications need to consist of:

  • A letter of inspiration (optimum one page) describing why the prospect thinks about that he/she remains in a position to add to CTA’s activities and what he/she anticipates to acquire from the internship. The date of earliest accessibility need to be defined too;-LRB- *******************).
  • A current curriculum vitae, ideally in EUROPASS format), highlighting certifications, experience and abilities with concerns to the position;-LRB- *******************).
  • A copy of the greatest diploma/degree, along with training certificates connected to the position. Initial files are to be provided as soon as a prospect is chosen.
  • 2 recommendation letters and/or recommendations.

Just shortlisted prospects will be called for an interview.

To Find Out More:

Check Out the Authorities Web Page of the CTA Internship ICT4Ag Digitalisation for farming (D4Ag) 2019 conference

Technology Used by Successwful Businesses