Fully Funded Chatham House/Global Platform for Action – Climate and Sustainability Academy Fellowship (October 2023 to July 2024) in London
The Fellowship is Open to individuals who have lived experience of forced displacement, this fellowship seeks candidates to work with our Environment and Society Programme. Global Platform for Action Climate and Sustainability Academy Fellowship is a joint initiative between Chatham House and the Global Platform for Action on Sustainable Energy in Displacement Settings (GPA) hosted at The United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR), and the University of Oxford Refugee-Led Research Hub (RLRH).
Who can Apply
Eligibility for this fellowship is limited to individuals who meet the selection criteria and want to work with the Environment and Society Programme.
The fellowship is open to individuals who have lived experience of forced displacement such as identifying as a current or ‘former’ refugee, asylum seeker, internally displaced person, stateless person, or another category.
Applicants must hold a completed BA degree or equivalent and have experience with conducting research.
The ideal candidate should be at the early-to-mid-stage of their career and come from one of the following fields or work: academia, NGO, business, government departments, civil society or the media. All applicants should possess knowledge of, and an interest in, international affairs, their chosen area of research, and Chatham House’s mission and research.
We do not impose age restrictions for applicants.
Can I undertake other work or study at the same time as my fellowship?
Fellows are expected to work full-time towards their fellowship and therefore it is not possible to undertake a fellowship at the same time as pursuing work or studies.
How long and where?
Applications are open between 12pm BST on Wednesday 10 May and 10am BST on Friday 9 June 2023.
Academy Fellows will spend ten months at Chatham House between October 2023 and July 2024.
The fellow will be based full-time at Chatham House, London with hybrid working also possible.
To apply for this fellowship, we need:
The applicant’s CV/résumé
The names of two referees
The applicant’s proposal for a research project (see PDF for details)
Apply Here: https://www.chathamhouse.org/leadership-academy/global-platform-action-climate-and-sustainability-academy-fellowship