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CCA's International Internship Program, funded by the Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA), offers young graduates the work experience they need to secure jobs in Canada or abroad while allowing them to discover the world and themselves.
Over the past 16 years, IYIP has helped over 140 young Canadians make the transition from post-secondary education to long-term employment through theses valuable overseas placements.
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Why Get Involved?
Internships are diverse and make a difference.
Interns have undertaken placements in fields such as co-operative business development, social research, HIV/AIDS education, gender & development, community economic development and youth employment.
Each of our interns has added considerable value to their assigned projects. The enthusiasm and skills of our interns have contributed to the advancement of CCA's international development objectives.
Travel doesn't have to be just for leisure.
Youth approach the challenge of creating a fair and equitable world with innovative new ideas and enthusiasm. That's what makes youth an important part of the international development equation.
To date, our interns have been placed in 17 different countries:
|| South Africa
| Costa Rica
Interns are supported every step of the way.
Our international partner organizations and overseas offices play a vital part in supporting our interns throughout their placements. Plus, the CCA Ottawa team provides both financial and professional support to help you prepare for you new position in Africa, Asia or the Americas.
Click here for job descriptions and information about applying to the CCA internship program.