The intern will work on WRI’s Resource Watch, a high impact initiative to improve how we analyze, visualize, and share data to advance sustainable development. Resource Watch provides trusted and timely data for a sustainable future. The platform facilitates data discovery and visualization for over 300 datasets at the intersection of diverse environmental and social issues. Resource Watch sits in the Science and Research team, which promotes high quality standards in WRI’s research, ensures cohesion across programs and offices, and leads open data and information into action initiatives across the Institute.
You will join a team of highly motivated individuals, including members of WRI’s senior leadership, to support the development and management of Resource Watch. You will be expected to learn quickly on the job and will gain experience with working with scripting, data documentation and analysis, and geospatial visualizations.
In addition, you will gain experience in:
General Internship Requirements
Applicants must have personal health insurance coverage.
US work authorization is required for this opportunity. WRI does not sponsor interns for visas.
This is a paid internship.
This is a full-time, six-month internship with flexible start and end dates based on the student’s availability and need for the project.
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