Sebagai informasi bagi kita-kita kaum muda GKPA yang mau dan berminat, berikut kutipan dari email yang diterima dari Officer for Joint Programmes for Asia, Nn. Karolina S Rumbiak, S.Si,

The World Council of Churches (WCC), based in Geneva , Switzerland offers internships for five young people between ages of 18-30 years in following fields:

1. International Ecumenical Peace Convocation

2. Youth and Ecumenical Formation

3. Visitors Program / Media Relations

4. Missions and Evangelism

5. Ecology and Social Justice

Applicants should bring:

* strong links to their local Christian community and strong involvement in ecumenical movement at the national and/or regional level, and be prepared to return to that involvement after the internship.

* ability to work in English. Knowledge of one of the other WCC’s working languages (French, Spanish or German) is desirable.

* ability to work with flexibility and an open mind in a multi-cultural environment.

* capacity and willingness to handle administrative tasks.

* computer skills.

* communication skills (spoken, but also written).

The deadline for applications is September 30th, 2009.

Please contact us if you want to apply for one of these internships,

UEM will support your application with a recommendation letter from Youth desk UEM, department Training & Empowerment.

Your application should come along with following documents:

* application form attached

* Short Curriculum Vitae (maximum of 2 pages) describing both your educational/professional experience and your ecumenical/church involvement.

* Copy of a letter of recommendation from your church/ecumenical organisation

* Copy of sending community application must be written by your church, ecumenical organization or Christian youth network etc.

* Motivation letter

For application forms in different formats as well as for more information abouth WCC’s work with young people please see