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Cape Town Internships

Our Cape Town internships offer a wide range of work experiences, but also an incredible setting, as Cape Town is arguably one the most stunning cities in the world. Framed between oceans and mountains, it’s surrounded by incredible natural beauty. It’s also a place of huge diversity, lively cultures, and a vibrant nightlife. Living here is dynamic and interesting, and weekends will give you a huge variety of exciting activities. You can, for instance, venture to the top of Table Mountain, visit the historic Robben Island, drive to the iconic Cape Point National Park, or hang out on some of the many beaches. If you’re into food and design, you can also choose to visit some of the trendy markets for some culinary treats and locally designed goods. This could be setting for your internship; one that will offer you endless inspiration and plenty of exciting things to fill your weekends with.  Read on to find all our Cape Town internships!

NGO internships Cape Town

BROWSE ALL OUR CAPE TOWN INTERNSHIPS:

Social Work and Psychology Internship

  • Destination Cape Town, South Africa
  • Type of organization Nonprofit, community projects
  • Work focus Early childhood development, social work, psychology
  • Length of internship 2-12 months
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NGO Management and Organic Farming Internship

  • Destination Riebeeksrivier (75 km from Cape Town)
  • Type of Organization Social and environmental Nonprofit
  • Work focus Organic farming, permaculture and NGO Management
  • Length of Internship 1-6 months
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Migrants and Refugee Charity Internship

  • Destination Cape Town
  • Type of Organization Nonprofit
  • Work focus Refugees and migrants, Assist with daily operations, all-round
  • Length of internship minimum 3 months
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Employment Access and Skills Development Internship

  • Destination Cape Town
  • Type of Organization Nonprofit
  • Work focus Refugees and migrants, skills development, monitoring and reporting
  • Length of internship 5-6 months
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Women's Platform Internship

  • Destination Cape Town
  • Type of Organization Nonprofit
  • Work focus Female empowerment, business development, communication, coordination
  • Length of internship 5-6 months
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Communications Internship

  • Destination Cape Town
  • Type of Organization Nonprofit
  • Work focus Communications, social media, digital marketing, writing
  • Length of internship Minimum 3 months
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Advocacy and Human Rights Internship

  • Destination Cape Town
  • Type of Organization Nonprofit
  • Work focus Human rights, refugee law & migration issues
  • Length of internship 6 months
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English School Assistant

  • Destination Cape Town
  • Type of Organization Nonprofit
  • Work focus English teaching, coordination, administration
  • Length of internship minimum 4 months
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Non-Profit Management Internship

  • Destination South Africa, Tanzania, Zambia
  • Type of organisation Social Non profit
  • Work focus Marketing, Fundraising, Facilitation, Monitoring, NGO Management
  • Length of internship 3-12 months
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Social Entrepreneurship Summer Course

  • Destination Cape Town, South Africa
  • Dates 2019 dates to be announced
  • Academic Focus Social entrepreneurship in a South African context
  • Guidance Fully guided by local academics and field experts
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Gender Equality in a South African Context

  • Destination Cape Town, South Africa
  • Dates 2019 dates to be announced
  • Academic Focus All aspects of gender issues in the context of a developing country
  • Guidance Fully guided by local academics and field experts
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NGO Photography Academic Summer Course

  • Destination Cape Town, South Africa
  • Dates 2019 dates to be announced
  • Academic focus Photography, new media, visual anthropology, sociology, international development
  • Credit Potential for getting credit; 50 hours of course work
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Academic Environmental Volunteer Program

  • Destination Knysna, Garden Route, South Africa
  • Date 8-15 July 2018
  • Focus Sustainable development, permaculture, eco-building, landscape restoration
  • Suitable for Anyone with an environmental interest
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Communications Internship

  • Destination Cape Town, South Africa
  • Type of Organisation Environmental NGO
  • Work Focus Social media, Writing, Marketing
  • Length of Internship Minimum 8 weeks
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Food Security and Urban Farming Internship

  • Destination Cape Town, South Africa
  • Type of Organisation Environmental NGO
  • Work Focus Food Security, Urban Farming, Education
  • Length of Internship Minimum 12 weeks
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Business Analytics Internship

  • Destination Cape Town, South Africa
  • Type of Organisation Environmental NGO
  • Work Focus Market research, Analytics, Reporting, Systems, Fundraising
  • Length of Internship Minimum 8 weeks
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Marketing Internship

  • Destination Cape Town, South Africa
  • Type of Organisation Environmental NGO
  • Work Focus Direct and Event Marketing, Research, Strategy
  • Length of Internship Minimum 8 weeks
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Marketing Internship

  • Destination Cape Town, South Africa
  • Type of Organisation Photography Workshop Company & Aligned Non-Profit
  • Work Focus Digital Marketing, SEO, Marketing Research
  • Length of Internship Minimum of 8 weeks
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Content Writing Internship

  • Destination Cape Town, South Africa
  • Type of Organisation Photography Workshop Company & Aligned Non-Profit
  • Work Focus Creative Writing, SEO, Social Media, Strategy, Blogging
  • Length of Internship Minimum of 8 weeks
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NGO Internship Event Coordinator

  • Destination Cape Town, South Africa
  • Type of Organisation Environmental NGO
  • Work Focus Events production, Coordination, Planning
  • Length of Internship Minimum 8 weeks
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Fundraising Internship

  • Destination Cape Town, South Africa
  • Type of Organisation Environmental NGO
  • Work Focus Research, Communications, (online) Fundraising, Reporting
  • Length of Internship Minimum 8 weeks
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Horticulture, Urban Farming and Eco-education Internship

  • Destination Cape Town, South Africa
  • Type of Organisation Environmental NGO
  • Work Focus Research, Eco Education, Permaculture, Tree care
  • Length of Internship Minimum 8 weeks
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Urban Greening Internship

  • Destination Cape Town, South Africa
  • Type of Organisation Environmental NGO
  • Work Focus Facilitation, Research, Reporting, Monitoring, Education, Tree planting
  • Length of Internship Minimum 8 weeks
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Non Profit Internship

  • Destination Cape Town, South Africa
  • Type of Organisation Non Profit Organization
  • Work Focus Communications, Marketing, Sales, Operations, Fundraising
  • Length of Internship Minimum 8 weeks
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Communications-Fundraising Internship

  • Destination Cape Town, South Africa
  • Type of Organisation Film-Focused NGO
  • Work Focus Social Media, Writing, Fundraising, Events Coordination
  • Length of Internship 8-12 weeks
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Graphic Design Internship

  • Destination Cape Town, South Africa
  • Type of Organisation Environmental NGO
  • Work Focus Graphic Design
  • Length of Internship Minimum 8 weeks
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