Career Databases

» EuroActiv

Directory of EU institutions, federations and non-governmental organisation's, and special reports on EU topics.






» is the biggest and the most popular Polish database of foundations, associations and entities whose activity is associated with the non-governmental sector.




» European Affairs Jobsite

A database that gathers jobs in EU Institutions, International Organisations, NGOs in law, policy, economics. Progress your career in EU affairs with EuroBrussels today.


» European Job Mobility Portal

The EURES platform helps jobseekers to move abroad by finding a job in Europe. 


» European Youth Portal

Information and opportunities for young people across Europe.


» UNjobsfinder

Job vacancies in the European Union, United Nations and International Organizations.


International Organisations

» Council of Europe

International organization focused on promoting democracy, rule of law, human rights, economic development and integration of certain regulatory functions in Europe.

Location: Strasbourg, France         

Website                   Vacancies                          


» Council of the European Union

The EU institution that defines the general political direction and priorities of the European Union.

Location: Brussels, Belgium         


» European Commission

The European Commission is the executive of the European Union and promotes its general interest.



PAE is a global leader in providing enduring support for the essential missions of the U.S. government, its allied partners and international organizations.

Location: USA Webpage


» International Centre for the Study of the Preservation and Restoration of Cultural Property (ICCROM)

ICCROM is an intergovernmental organization mandated to promote the conservation of all types of cultural heritage. 

Location:  Rome, Italy

Webpage                  Vacancies


» International Organization for Migration

IOM is the leading inter-governmental organization in the field of migration. IOM acts with its partners in the international community to: assist in meeting the growing operational challenges of migration management; advance understanding of migration issues; encourage social and economic development through migration; uphold the human dignity and well-being of migrants.

HQ Location: Geneva, Switzerland

Website                    Vacancies

» Amnesty International European Institutions Office

Amnesty International's European Institutions Office (EIO) in Brussels coordinates and promotes our lobbying, advocacy and campaigning directed at decision-makers in the European Union (EU) and Council of Europe (CoE).

Location: Brussels, Belgium 

Website                        Vacancies


International organisation helping governments tackle the economic, social and governance challenges of a globalised economy.

HQ Location: Paris, France

Website                    Vacancies

» United Nations University Office in Paris

UN University is an academic and research institution of the UN established to enforce efforts to resolve pressing global problems of human survival, development and welfare.

Location: Tokyo, Japan (Main campus)

Website                 Vacancies

» Community for Democracies

The Community of Democracies (CoD) is a global intergovernmental organization of states that was founded in 2000 to bring together governments, civil society and the private sector in the pursuit of a common goal: supporting democratic rules while strengthening democratic norms and institutions around the world.

Location: Warsaw, Poland

Website          Vacancies

» European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights

EU institutions and Member States with independent, evidence-based advice on fundamental rights. 

Location: Vienna, Austria

Website              Vacancies





» European Movement International Studies

The European Movement International is a network of organisations that mobilises citizens and advocates for European integration.

Location: Brussels, Belgium

Website                   Vacancies


» Human Rights Watch

Human Rights Watch is an international non-governmental organization that conducts research and advocacy on human rights. 

Location: various




» The European Youth Forum

the Youth Forum - the platform of European non-governmental youth organisations.

Location: Brussels Webpage


» Institute of International & European Affairs

The Institute of International and European Affairs is an independent policy research think-tank based in Dublin. It is a non-profit organisation with charitable status.

Location: Dublin Webpage



HURIDOCS is a global network of organisations concerned with human rights. 

Location: Geneva Webpage


» European Policy Centre

The European Policy Centre (EPC) is an independent, not-for-profit think tank, committed to making European integration work.

Location: Brussels Webpage


» European Union Institute for Strategic Studies

The European Union Institute for Security Studies (EUISS) is the Union's agency dealing with the analysis of foreign, security and defence policy issues.The Institute's core mission is to provide analyses and fora for discussion that can be of use and relevance to the formulation of EU policy. 

Location: Paris Webpage


» The Haague Centre for Strateic Studies

Independen think-tank conducting research and analysis on isues of international and national secutrity and defence. 

Location: The Haague Webpage


» European Institute of the Medditerrenean

A think tank specialised in Mediterranean relations based on a multidisciplinary and networking approach, the IEMed encourages analysis, understanding and cooperation through the organisation of seminars, research projects, debates, conferences and publications, in addition to a broad cultural programme.

Location: Barcelona Webpage


» Overseas Development Institute

UK's leading independent think tank on international development and humanitarian issues.

Location: London Website


» Institute of World Policy

The mission of the Institute of World Policy (IWP) is to develop analytical research and IWP is an independant think tank working to  to promote European standards and practices inside Ukraine, as well as to increase support of the foreign opinion leaders, EU and NATO officials for the European and Euro-Atlantic aspirations of Ukraine.

Location: Kyiv Webpage


» Centre for Security and Development and the Ruke of Law (DCAF)

Think tank support effective, efficient security sectors which are accountable to the state and its citizens is underpinned by the acknowledgement that security, development and the rule of law are essential preconditions for sustainable peace.

Location: Geneva Webpage


» Levada Analytical Center (Levada Center)

Non-governmental research organization. The Centre regularly conducts sociological research. Levada-Center is one of the largest Russian centers in the field.

Location: Moscow Webpage


» National Democratic Institute

NDI is a nonprofit, nonpartisan, nongovernmental organization that has supported democratic institutions and practices in every region of the world for more than three decades.

Location: Washington, DC Webpage


» Democracy Reporting International

Non-partisan, independent, not-for-profit organisation registered in Berlin. Democracy Reporting International promotes political participation of citizens, accountability of state bodies and the development of democratic institutions world-wide.

Location: Berlin Webpage


» Open Society Foundation

The Open Society Foundations work to build vibrant and tolerant societies whose governments are accountable and open to the participation of all people.

Locations: NY, Washington, London, Brussels, Budapest Webpage


» EUROPEUM Institute for European Policy

Non-profit, non-partisan, and independent think-tank focussing on European integration and cohesion. EUROPEUM contributes to democracy, security, stability, freedom, and solidarity across Europe as well as to active engagement of the Czech Republic in the European Union. 

Location: Prague Webpage


» The Kosciuszko Institute

Non-government organization actively participating in public debate and decision making process on current matters of both Polish and European policies and therefore became one of the most recognized and trusted think-tanks in Poland.

Location: Krakow Webpage


» Institute of Public Administration and European Integration

EIPA is the leading centre of European learning and development for the public sector. 

Location: Maastricht  Webpage


» Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum

A platform for interaction between EaP civil society organisations and EU through facilitation of reforms in the EU's Eastern partners.

Location: Brussels Webpage


» Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum

» Open Dialog Foundation

 The Open Dialog Foundation is a non-governmental organisation established by people who think that European values – personal freedom, human rights, democracy and self-government – are more than just a declaration, but the daily reality for the 21st century people. 

Location: Warsaw Webpage


» The Halina Nieć Legal Aid Center, (HNLAC)

HNLAC's main objective is to protect human rights by providing free legal aid to persons at risk of social exclusion and discrimination, including the poor, victims of domestic violence, foreigners, asylum seekers and refugees. 

Location: Krakow Webpage



» Euronews

Full multimedia platform that covers world news and broadcasts 24/7 thirteen services: Arabic, English, French, German, Greek, Italian, Persian, Hungarian, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Turkish and Ukrainian. 

Location: Paris Webpage


» New Eastern Europe

New Eastern Europe is the exclusive bimonthly news magazine that focuses on Central and Eastern European affairs. 

Location: Krakow  Webpage


» EU business

Providing up-to-date news and information about EU policy, economic data, legislation, and opportunities.

Location: Chesham Webpage


» Eurasia Review

Eurasia Review is an independent Journal and Think Tank that provides a venue for analysts and experts to disseminate content on a wide-range of subjects that are often overlooked or under-represented by Western dominated media.



» Radio Free Europe

RFE/RL serves as a "surrogate" free press in 23 countries where the free flow of information is either banned by government authorities or not fully developed.

Location: various Webpage


» EU Observer

EUobserver is an independent online newspaper which values free thinking and plain speech. We aim to support European democracy by giving people the information they need to hold the EU establishment to account.

Location: Brussels Webpage


» New Europe

European weekly newspaper emphasis on the EU institutions and EU-World relations.

Location: Brussels Webpage


» Euro Weekly News

Free weekly English-language newspaper providing local and main European news.

Location: Malaga Webpage


See Also

Career Opportunities

BUSINESS AND HUMAN RIGHTS INTERN - Danish Institute for Human Rights’ Corporate Engagement Programme - Deadline 30 April 2017 

UN University Junior Fellows Internship Programme Office of the Rector - Deadline April 30, 2017

UNFPA Internship 2017 at Nordic Office UN City, Copenhagen in Denmark - Deadline May 1

Research Assistant - Europe Analytica - Deadline 12 April 2017 

Junior Consultant (paid internship) - Logos Public Affairs - Deadline 19 April 2017 

Internship, Monitoring, Evaluation and Communication of a multi-donor programme in the Energy Sector-GIZ - Deadline 12 April 2017

UNESCO Fellowship in Poland - Deadline 14 April 2017

The Flowminder Foundation - Personal Assistant (Intern) in Geneva - Deadline 23 April 2017

Communication Intern- European Youth Forum -Deadline 28 March 2017

Assistant Program Officer, Eurasia - National Endowment for Democracy 

Internship - GlobSec - Open Call 

The European Citizen Action Service is recruiting an Administrative Assistant - Deadline 20 March 

Internship - International Organisation for Migration - Deadline 8 March 

Intern - Open Society Foundation - Deadline March 6

Communications Intern - European Council on Foreign Relations - Deadline February 28 2017 

Internship - Oxford Policy Management - Deadline 19 February 2017 

Communications InternEurasia Foundation - Deadline 5 February 2017 

Global Engagement Intern - Interpeace - Deadline 15 January 2017

Reasearch, Campaign and Communication Assistant - Amnesty International - Deadline 2 January 2017 

Humanity in Action Fellowship - Deadline 29 January 2017 

Human Rights Intern - OSCE - Deadline 26 December 2016