The Caribbean Development Bank (CDB/The Bank) is seeking to recruit a Climate Change and Finance Intern for its Environmental Sustainability Unit.
The intern will work with the Environmental Sustainability Unit (ESU) in the Projects Department. Among other responsibilities, the ESU coordinates CDB’s overall climate change-related support to Borrowing Member Countries (BMCs). This includes support to mobilise, effectively utilise and track flows of climate finance for programmes and projects that enable BMCs to invest in climate-resilient and low-emissions infrastructure and development pathways. This is an important and growing area of work for CDB, and will be the primary focus of the internship.
The objective of the internship is to strengthen and supplement CDB’s capacity to effectively support BMCs in the areas of climate change and climate finance. In particular, the intern will support the following specific areas of work:
The intern will report to Ms. Valerie Isaac, ESU Coordinator. The intern will also work in close collaboration with Mr. Derek Gibbs, Climate Finance Specialist, and Mr. Nicholas Ross, Climate Change Specialist, as well as other staff from the ESU.
Competitive candidates should: