Intern- Gender and Mobility

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World Resources Institute

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Mumbai, India

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25 days ago

Intern- Gender and Mobility

Who we are and what we do?

WRI India, an independent charity legally registered as the India Resources Trust, provides objective information and practical proposals to foster environmentally sound and socially equitable development. WRI India’s mission is to move human society to live in ways that protect Earth’s environment and its capacity to provide for the needs and aspirations of current and future generations. Through research, analysis, and recommendations, WRI India puts ideas into action to build transformative solutions to protect the earth, promote livelihoods, and enhance human well-being.
We are inspired by and associated with World Resources Institute (WRI), a global research organization. Currently over 150 researchers are working with WRI India in our offices at Delhi, Mumbai and Bengaluru.

Program Overview for Sustainable Cities and Transport

At WRI India Ross Center we focus on 10 integrated solutions to urban challenges. Through applied research, tools, hands-on advice, and by tapping our network of global experts, we accelerate transformative urban initiatives that have the power to change Indian cities into thriving, equitable and low-carbon places that are good for people and the planet.
Working at WRI India Ross Center offers you the unique opportunity to learn and grow as you collaborate with a diverse set of change agents across Delhi, Bangalore and Mumbai. As India’s biggest urban focused think and do tank, we seek thoughtful, enterprise-minded and sensitive individuals who can help us support this transformation and make a positive difference to citizens’ everyday lives.

About your Role:

WRI India is seeking an Intern for the Sustainable Cities and Transport Program to support our work capturing and analyzing data on equitable mobility for women. The effort is instrumental in developing measures to comprehend and address challenges in policies targeting women’s mobility.

How Your day will unfold:

The candidate will undertake and oversee a range of responsibilities as are listed below.
  • Collecting primary and secondary data in the form of surveys, focus group discussions and interviews with government agencies, industry experts and general public.
  • Support with secondary research on transport policies for women, implementation and funding strategies.
  • Compilation and analysis of the collected data.
  • Support the preparation of internal and external communications of the projects.
  • Continuous engagement with all the stakeholders and contributing to the project activities.
  • Coordinate outreach efforts on behalf of program/projects and anchor partner engagement activities.

Qualifications and Requirements we seek:

  • Post-graduation in the field of economics/ public policy/ social sciences/ gender studies.
  • Experience with on-ground survey deployment and data collection is preferred.
  • Good writing and communication skills is a requirement.
  • Proficiency in quantitative and qualitative data analysis is a requirement.
  • Proficiency in excel, R or Stata, MS Office is a requirement.
  • Inclined towards sustainability, gender inclusion and mobility.
  • Demonstrated ability to work both independently as well as part of a team.
  • Ability to present complex information in a clear and concise manner, think creatively, work calmly and enthusiastically under high pressure.

Stipend: 25000 Per Month
Location: Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore, India
Duration: 3 - 6 months

List of Documents to be attached:
Cover Letter

Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted for interview purpose. Finalized candidate will be required to take a writing/analytical test.

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) @WRI India

WRI India values and promotes diversity, equity and inclusion across all areas of our work and workforce. Integrating these values into our actions fosters a progressive and collaborative culture and can also enhance our impact. It is our responsibility to create a welcoming working environment for people of diverse cultures, backgrounds and experience to learn together. We are responsible for fostering a safe and inclusive workplace where questions, concerns and information about diversity, equity and inclusion are part of our ongoing dialogue and development.

Learn more about WRI India’s commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI). Click Here