Ashoka builds and cultivates a community of change leaders who see that the world now requires everyone to be a changemaker. Together, we collaborate to transform institutions and cultures worldwide so they support changemaking for the good of society. We do so by recognizing and supporting social entrepreneurs.
Fluent Portuguese preferred
Preferred Student Field of Study
Communication, Social Sciences, International Relations, Administration
Aptus Chile is a non-profit organization that seeks to improve the quality of education in underprivileged schools. Its mission is to transfer efficient management & pedagogical methodologies and products with the purpose of generating better learning in students.
The Mision of the AMIA, Asociación Mutual Israelita Argentina, is "to foster the well-being and development of Jewish life in Argentina at individual, family and institutional levels, in order to ensure continuity, support the values of our people, and consolidate our sense of Community, as well as to strengthen the basic principles of democracy and pluralism through the support of a creative coexistence among all the particular features present in the society.
ACIJ - Asociación Civil por la Igualdad y la Justicia's mission is to contribute to the strengthening of democratic institutions, to promote respect for fundamental rights and to defend the most vulnerable groups in society. The Civil Association for Equality and Justice (ACIJ) is a non-partisan, non-profit organization that defends the rights of the most disadvantaged groups and advocates for a more robust democracy in Argentina. Founded in 2002, ACIJ aims to defend the National Constitution and the Rule of Law, to promote compliance with statutes that...
UNODC is a global leader in the fight against illicit drugs and international crime. Established in 1997 through a merger between the United Nations Drug Control Programme and the Centre for International Crime Prevention, UNODC operates in all regions of the world through an extensive network of field offices.
This UNODC's internship programme offers eligible students from bachelor's or master's degrees the opportunity to contribute to...
Grupo Taller Capital is an architecture, urban design and research firm founded in 2010 by José Pablo Ambrosi and Loreta Castro Reguera. Their work includes projects such as a publicly accessible water retention and treatment complex and a "water pavillion," both of which have won multiple architecture awards in Mexico City. Their research focuses on the architecture of water in urban spaces.
The intern will provide support for research projects developed by the studio related to the Architecture of Water. ...
Mexicanos Primero is a citizen organization that defends and promotes the right to learn from children and young people through the impact on educational policy. They believe that education is the means to guide Mexico towards inclusion and justice.
The interns would be working with the research team, who have developed expertise on education policy on both the national and state levels as well as a deep understanding of the complexities of the Mexican education system. The interns would be in charge of conducting...
Cidadão Pró-Mundo is a non-profit organization that promotes, for more than 20 years now, equal opportunities and social integration through voluntary English Teaching. Currently, more than 1,200 volunteers impact the lives of more than 2,400 low-income students in 14 communities in the states of São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro. With a highly organized administrative, operational and governance structure, CPM is considered the biggest and most efficient English teaching...
For more than 18 years, Conectas Direitos Humanos has existed to protect, realize, and enhance human rights. More than a non-governmental organisation, we are part of a lively and global movement that continues to fight for equal rights from a Global South perspective. Our three focus areas are:
Our entity works with Public Policies for the inclusion of black and other impoverished youth in universities and the job market. It is regarded as one of the most combative entities in this purpose.
Advanced Portuguese preferred, Intermediary Portuguese possible
We are currently launching a new program for which we want to pay special attention to and would welcome Harvard candidates who are engaged in a purpose like ours: EDUCAFROtech - a project that consists of...
We are Gerando Falcões, a social organization which operates within network strategy, in ghettos and favelas. Our projects are focused on sports and culture for children and teenagers and vocational training for youth and adults, with an income-generation engine for families. We have a management model inspired by the management mechanisms of Ambev, with goals and performance indicators. Last but not least, we have a focus on balancing a purpose that truly drives us and moves us forward, with management capacity and searching for long-term results in our children and families.
The Igarapé Institute is an independent think and do tank devoted to evidence-based policy and action on complex security, justice and development challenges in Brazil, Latin America, and Africa. The Institute’s goal is to stimulate debate, foster connections and trigger action. Based in the South, the Igarapé Institute undertakes diagnostics, generates awareness, and co-designs solutions with public and private partners, often with the use of new technologies. Key areas of focus include:
We are a VC-backed digital health company focused on educating and monitoring under-served populations in Brazil using AI-powered virtual health assistants. While we've previously worked in the areas of maternity and chronic diseases, we are now focusing almost exclusively on our new product for Mental Health called Vitalk. Vitalk consists of a virtual health assistant that converses with users on a variety of topics, such as depression, anxiety, stress, sleep, relationships and other issues. Vitalk also counts on a team of psychotherapists who provide chat-based therapy to users. The...
Consejo Argentino para las Relaciones Internacionales es una institución académica privada, sin fines de lucro, creada el 15 de junio de 1978 para estimular el estudio y debate de los problemas internacionales desde un enfoque nacional, analizar los aspectos políticos, económicos, culturales y sociales de las relaciones internacionales y ofrecer su tribuna a figuras representativas, del país y del extranjero, teniendo como objetivo final la consolidación de la paz y el desarrollo de los...
Fundación Directorio Legislativo - Somos una organización apartidaria e independiente que desde hace 10 años promueve la constitución de espacios autónomos, flexibles, democráticos e independientes, a través del diálogo con diversos actores del sector público, privado, académico y de la sociedad civil. El punto de partida de nuestro trabajo surge del reconocimiento y valoración de la pluralidad política y social de América Latina.
Somos una organización global cuya misión es que cada niño tenga un gran maestro. Con ese objetivo trabajamos para desarrollar las capacidades de directores y maestros, promoviendo la excelencia educativa.