WOLA offers 7 Internships (1 in the Fundraising Area; 1 in the Communications Area; 5 in the Foreign Policy Area)

 

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Organization/Company: Washington Office on Latin America (WOLA) is a Non-Profit Organization which aim to protect human rights and socio-economics conditions in Latin America. Founded in 1974 in Washington, after a crisis in Chile, WOLA plays the role of a bridge, connecting networks with each other. His mission is to support programs on Citizen Security, Drug Policy, Migration & Border Security and Regional Security Policy

 

Duty Station: Washington, USA

 

Open To: Undergraduate students

 

Timeframe: Spring (mid-January through May), Summer (late May through August)  and Fall (mid-September through December)

 

Deadline:  March 15 (annually): Summer Internship

July 15(annually): Fall Internship

November 15 (annually): Spring Internship

 

Job description: The internships are in three areas: Fundraising, Communications and Foreign Policy

Fundraising Internships:

Fundraising Interns assist with various aspects of fundraising and institutional development, including event planning, donor cultivation and stewardship, database management, direct mail and email campaigns, prospect research, grant writing, and other responsibilities as part of the fundraising team. The position provides a hands-on experience in development and assures broad exposure to each of WOLA’s different program areas. Development internships will give students experience in the art of communicating WOLA’s mission

 

Communications Internships:

 Communications interns assist with social media, WOLA’s website, content development, press relationships, video filming and editing, and a variety of other responsibilities as a part of the communications team. The position provides a unique look at the intersection of strategic communications, social media, press work, and the promotion of human rights in Latin America. Communications internships will give students experience in turning compelling stories into action by articulating WOLA’s mission and work for different target audiences

 

Foreign Policy Internships (5 Programs):

 Policy interns are each assigned to a specific programmatic area at WOLA (Defense Oversight/Drug Policy, Cuba, Colombia, Citizen Security, and Mexico). Within each program, interns take on a wide range of responsibilities; on any given day, an intern might attend a hearing on Capitol Hill while another translates a press release and another conducts research for a memo. The position includes immersion into one of WOLA’s program teams, and offers students first-hand experience in the research, strategy, and development of human rights advocacy.

 

Qualifications:  

 Qualifications for Fundraising Internships:

- Interest in non-profit management or philanthropy

- Interest in  human rights and Latin America

-  Experience with event planning, fundraising, or database management is a plus.

 

Qualifications for Communications Internships:

 - Interest in journalism, content production, strategic communications, or marketing

Interest in human rights and Latin America

- Experience with digital software, press work, graphic design, or multimedia is a plus.

 

Qualifications for Foreign Policy Internships: 

- Interest in international relations, foreign policy, or political science

- Interest in human rights and Latin America

- Experience with translation, technical writing, and research is a plus.

 

Wage/Fees:  Paid

WOLA will give to all the interns a $1,000 stipend towards the end of the internship

 

Application process: To Apply for these internships, the candidates should send an This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to Larissa Ong with the resume, a cover letter in which the candidates state:

- Their specific dates of availability

- Their willingness to work at least 24 hours per week

- Their internship preference (fundraising, communications, or foreign policy)

- Why they want to intern at WOLA, an idea of your specific interests regarding Latin America, and your Spanish language abilities.

In addition they should send the names of 2 references with email addresses and daytime phone numbers (contact information is preferred over written letters of recommendation) and a writing sample (no more than 2 pages) in English on a topic of their choice.

 

Useful links:

Internship Program

WOLA



Contact information:

 

Address:

1666 Connecticut Avenue NW, Suite 400

Washington, DC 20009

Tel: (202) 797-2171

 

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The calls are open to various positions at the FRA. Do not wait, candidates now!



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Organization/Company: European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights is an independent agency of the European Union which was established on 1 March 2007, which is headquartered in Vienna. The aim is to provide union countries and support and consulting institutions in the field of fundamental rights through the collection and dissemination of objective, reliable and comparable information on the situation of fundamental rights in all EU countries that fall within 'area of Community law.

Its network of dialogue encompasses nearly 400 civil society organizations through its Fundamental Rights Platform, which meets every year to produce the framework for defining the new issues of the FRA work; the fight against racism, xenophobia and intolerance are the main themes it covers.

 

Duty Station: Vienna, Austria

 

Open to: is offered to graduates who have completed at least the first cycle of a higher education course (i.e. university education) and obtained a full degree or its equivalent by the closing date for applications

 

Timeframe: 12 month, 1st September 2017 and 1st March 2018

 

Deadline: 28 April 2017, at 13:00 (Vienna local time)

 

Job description: Understanding of the objectives and activities of the Agency's role in ensuring the full respect of Fundamental Rights in the EU. To acquire practical experience and knowledge of the work of the FRA in the various departments and sectors.

It provides the opportunity to work in a linguistic and multi-ethnic environment, multi-cultural contributing to the development of mutual understanding, trust and tolerance in order to promote European integration through active participation.

Applicants can apply for the following departments:

- Director’s office

- Corporate Services

- Equality and Citizens’ Right

- Freedoms and Justice

- Fundamental Rights Promotion

 

Qualifications: good knowledge of English and another EU language

 

Wage/Fees: paid

 

Application process: The online application must be completed choosing Department What most interested:

Director’s office (INT-2017-DIR)

Corporate Services (INT-2017-CS)

Equality and Citizens’ Rights (INT-2017-ECR)

Freedoms and Justice (INT-2017-FJ)

Fundamental Rights Promotion (INT-2017-FRPD)

(clicking on these links you can directly access the online application page)

Attached to the online application, your CV in Europass format (other formats will not be considered) and a motivational letter.

 

Useful links:

Offer page

 

Contact information:

E-mail (general information and visitor groups): This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (link sends e-mail)

E-mail (press): This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (link sends e-mail)

Tel: +43 1 580 30 - 0

Fax: +43 1 503 13 85



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 Are you passionate about humanitarian affairs? Would you like to live a great experience with a UN office in Bangkok? This is your chance! Don’t miss it and apply now!

 

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Organization: the United Nation (UN) Office for the Coordination of Humanitarians Affairs (OCHA) is the UN Secretarian department responsible to coordination of humanitarian action. From 2005 is protagonist of the reform of humanitarian sector of United Nation. OCHA is born in the 1991 to protect the rights of people in need and coordinate humanitarian action with national and international actors in order to bring help in case of disaster and emergencies. OCHA wants to improve humanitarian action in the world’s ongoing crisis and from 2005 is protagonist of the reform of humanitarian sector of United Nation. 

 

Duty Station: Bangkok

 

Open to: MA students or fresh graduates in possess of requested qaulifications

 

Timeframe: a minimum period of three (3) months whith possibility of extension up to a maximum of period of six (6) months

 

Deadline: 07 may 2017

 

Job description: the intern shall help with evaluation and implementation options for the visual redesign and functional revamp of Training section website. Daily responsibilities will depend on individual’s backgroung and duties may include:

- supporting the creation of design artifacts in various levels of fidelity from wire-frames to polished visual design and detailed specifications

- participating in all phases of the product development life-cycle, including product ideation and definition, UI design, and user research and testing

participating in all phases of the product development life-cycle

- participating in all phases of the product development life-cycle

- helping to develop new user-facing features and create prototypes of the new training section

- collaborating with other team members and stakeholders on interaction design and visual design

- helping to assure that all user input is validated before incorporation in the back-end and assisting with maintenance of coding documentation and consistency in following best practices

 

Qualifications: Ideal candidates should possess the following qualifications:

- speaks and writes clearly and effectively

- listens to others, correctly interprets messages and respond appropriately

- works collaboratively with colleagues to achieve organizational goals

- solicits input by genuinely valuing others’ ideas and expertise

- supports and acts in accordance with final group decision; actively seeks to apply tchnology to appropriate tasks and shows willingness to learn new technology

 

Wage/fees: the internship is unpaid

 

Application process: in order to apply, the candidates must go on the application page (see Usefull Link), clicking on “Apply Now” and create their own User ID on Inspira Human Resources Gateway. After registering, candidates should follow the indicated procedures.

 

Usefull Link:

Application Page

OCHA official site

 

Contact Information:

 

OCHA Regiona Office for Asia and the Pacific (ROAP)

Helen Mould

Public Information Officer

Tel: +66 2288 2856

Cell +66 63 270 9122

Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

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The United Nations offers an internship at the Office of the Special representative of the Secretary-General for Children and Armed Conflict

 

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Organization/Company: The United Nations (or UN)  is an intergovernmental organization established in 1945 by 51 Member States. Nowadays the UN is formed by 192 Nations. The UN works on four main functions: keep the international peace and security; develop friendly relations among Nations; cooperate in the solving of global problems and in the promoting of human rights; represent  a center for several national initiatives. The Office of the Special representative of the Secretary-General for Children and Armed Conflict is an initiative of the UN which guarantees children’s rights. It prevents and supports the end of the exploitation of children in national and international armed conflicts

 

Duty Station: New York, NY, USA

 

Open To: Graduate students

 

Timeframe: Not specified

 

Deadline: 7 May 2017

 

Job description: The Office of the Special Representative of the Secretary-General (SRSG) for Children and Armed Conflict offers a full-time internship with a duration of 6 months. Selected people will be required to work 5 days per week (35 hours) under the supervision of a staff member in the office to which they are assigned

Interns’ duties include:

- Support the Office in various research related assignments including an ongoing strategic analysis of Security Council action on Children and Armed Conflict

- Assist in scheduling meetings with Permanent Missions to the UN, researching background documents and serving as principal note taker during interviews and meetings

- Perform analytical research as required

- Support drafting of technical documents and assist in drafting related reports

- Assist in the organization of seminars, working groups and expert meetings

- Perform other duties as assigned

 

Qualifications: The Candidate should have the following:

Professionalism:

- Ability to research and compile background materials, draft and edit written material in English                                                   

-Ability to prioritize and manage time and resources efficiently and effectively. Familiarity in the use of various electronic resources on the internet, intranet and other databases

- Ability to serve as note-taker at meetings and /or produce summary reports. Use of tact in and ability to handle confidential information on sensitive political issues with due discretion

- Awareness of the work of the United Nations including the Security Council and interest in conflict affected countries

Communication:

- Speaks and writes clearly and effectively

- Listens to others, correctly interprets messages from others and responds appropriately

- Asks questions to clarify, and exhibits interest in having two-way communication

- Tailors language, tone, style and format to match the audience

- Demonstrates openness in sharing information and keeping people informed

Teamwork:

- Works collaboratively with colleagues to achieve organizational goals

- Solicits input by genuinely valuing others' ideas and expertise

- Is willing to learn from others

- Places team agenda before personal agenda

- Supports and acts in accordance with final group decision, even when such decisions may not entirely reflect own position

- Shares credit for team accomplishments and accepts joint responsibility for team shortcomings

 

Wage/Fees:  Unpaid

 

Application process: Internship enrollment by the ban. A completed online application (Cover Note and Personal History Profile) is required. The Cover Note must include: degree programme, graduation date, list the IT skills and programmes that you are proficient in, List your top three areas of interest. Explain why you are the best candidate for this specific internship and explain your interest in the United Nations Internship Programme

 

Useful links:

Announcement

UN Careers

Application Process

 

Contact information: 

Leila Zerrougui - Under-Secretary-General
United Nations 405 East 42nd St New York, NY 10017
Fax: 212-963-0807

Media Contact:
Stephanie Tremblay
Tel: 212-963-8285, email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

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The US Program is seeking a graduate student for summer 2017 to intern with an immigration researcher at Human Rights Watch

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Organization: Human Rights Watch (HRW) is an American-founded international non-governmental organization that conducts research and advocacy on human rights. Human Rights Watch was founded by Robert L. Bernstein, as a private American NGO, in 1978 under the name Helsinki Watch, to monitor the former Soviet Union's compliance with the Helsinki Accords. Pursuant to the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, Human Rights Watch opposes violations of what it considers basic human rights and it advocates freedoms in connection with fundamental human rights, such as freedom of religion and freedom of the press. Human Rights Watch and Amnesty International are the only two Western-oriented international human rights organizations operating in most situations of severe oppression or abuse worldwide

 

Duty Station: Los Angeles / San Francisco

 

Open to: Graduates

 

Timeframe: 8-14 weeks

 

Deadline: Summer 2017

 

Job description: Candidates, who will participate at internship programme, will be involved in the following activities:

- research topics promoted by Human Rights Watch

- organize and evaluate information obtained through Freedom of Information Act requests

- research international human rights standards

- assist with HRW’s advocacy goals through press and social media

 

Qualifications: Candidates should have the following qualifications:

- be enrolled in a coursework in immigration, human rights law and advocacy -have a good knowledge of Spanish

- be well-organized, self-motivated and reliable

- be familiar with US immigration issues

- have good computer skills (Microsoft Office, internet applications)

- the intern must be a student for the duration of the internship

 

Wage/fees: Unpaid

 

Application process: Candidates have to send their applications clicking on  Click Here to Apply Now, at the bottom of the page

 

Useful information: If selected, candidates should be available full-time for a period of 8-14 weeks between May and September

 

Useful links:  

Human Rights Watch

Internship Programme

 

Contact information:

350 Fifth Avenue, 34th floor

New York, NY 10118-3299 USA

Telefono: +1-212-290-4700

Fax: +1-212-736-1300

Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

 

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The Human Right Affairs Division of the OHCHR is looking for an intern for a period of time of 3-6 months in Geneva! What are you waiting for? If you are interested in this field this is your best career opportunity

 

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Organization: The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) represents the world's commitment to universal ideals of human dignity. We have a unique mandate from the international community to promote and protect all human rights.

The High Commissioner for Human Rights is the principal human rights official of the United Nations.
The High Commissioner heads OHCHR and spearheads the United Nations' human rights efforts. We offer leadership, work objectively, educate and take action to empower individuals and assist States in upholding human rights.
Its headquarters is in Geneva

 

Duty Station: Geneva

 

Open to: Students and graduated

 

Timeframe: 3/6 months

 

Deadline: October, 18 2017

 

Job description: Under the direction and supervision of the Chief, National Institutions and Regional Mechanisms Section, the intern shall undertake the following activities:
-Assist in facilitating the mainstreaming of the work on National Institutions (NHRIs) as set out in the High Commissioner’s priority aims and objectives for OHCHR
-Assist in functions related to GANHRI and its Sub-Committee on Accreditation
-Web page
-Assist in research regarding NHRIs functions and practices
-Assist in the organization and implementation of seminars, workshops and/or training activities on NHRIs at the national, regional or global level, as directed
-Assist in the preparation of training and information materials concerning NHRIs
-Other tasks as directed by the Chief of Section
-Assist in supporting a variety of initiatives aimed at further strengthening the relationship between OHCHR and civil society actors
-Provide assistance throughout the sessions of the Human Rights Council and its mechanisms and mandates (Universal Periodic Review, Advisory Committee, Social Forum). Working within the Council Secretariat (operating out of Palais des Nations for the duration of the session), the intern will facilitate access of NGOs to the Human Rights Council (processing of written statements, access to speakers lists, the holding of NGOs’ parallel events, attend NGOs’ parallel events, prepare summaries accordingly, and provide guidance to NGO participants)
-Assist in responding to daily requests and correspondence addressed to the Civil Society Unit’s e-mail address; the intern will also be contributing to the systematization of the responses given and to analyze trends and most common requests;
-Assist in implementing the Section’s work plan throughout the internship
-Other tasks as directed by the Chief of Section

 

Qualifications:

- Communication. Speaks and writes clearly and effectively; listens to others, correctly interprets messages from others and responds appropriately; asks questions to clarify, and exhibits interest in having two-way communication; tailors language, tone, style and format to match audience; demonstrates openness in sharing information and keeping people informed

- Teamwork: Works collaboratively with colleagues to achieve organizational goals; solicits input by genuinely valuing others' ideas and expertise; is willing to learn from others; places team agenda before personal agenda; supports and acts in accordance with final group decision, even when such decisions may not entirely reflect own position; shares credit for team accomplishments and accepts joint responsibility for team shortcomings

- Client Orientation: Considers all those to whom services are provided to be “clients ” and seeks to see things from clients’ point of view ; establishes and maintains productive partnerships with clients by gaining their trust and respect ; identifies clients’ needs and matches them to appropriate solutions ; monitors on-going developments inside and outside the clients’ environment to keep informed and anticipate problems ; keeps clients informed of progress or setbacks in projects ; meets timeline for delivery of products or services to client

Applicants to the United Nations internship programme must at the time of application meet one of the following requirements: Be enrolled in a graduate school programme (second university degree or equivalent, or higher); Be enrolled in the final academic year of a first university degree programme (minimum Bachelor’s level or equivalent); Have graduated with a university degree, as defined above, and, if selected, must commence the internship within a one-year period of graduation

- Be computer-literate in standard software applications

- Have a demonstrated keen interest in the work of the United Nations and have a personal commitment to the ideas of the Charter

- Have a demonstrated ability to successfully interact with individuals of different cultural backgrounds and beliefs, which include willingness to try and understand and be tolerant of differing opinions and views

- English and French are the working languages of the United Nations Secretariat. Fluency in spoken and written English is required for the internship. Knowledge of an additional UN language is an asset

 

Wage/fees: The internship is unpaid

 

Application process: Completed online application (Cover Note and Personal History Profile) is required. Incomplete applications will not be reviewed.

The cover note must include:
-Title of degree you are currently pursuing.
-Graduation Date (When will you be/have graduating/graduated from the programme?)
-IT skills and programmes that you are proficient in.
-Top three areas of interest.
-Explain why you are the best candidate for this specific internship.
-Explain your interest in the United Nations Internship Programme.

In your Personal History Profile, be sure to include all past work experience, IT skills and three references

Submit all requested documents going to the Inspira platform and following the instructions

 

Useful links:

OHCHR Internship

Inspira platform

OHCHR web site

 

Contact information:

Contact page



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Do you aim to work to promote critical research that theorises and provides understanding of poverty in a global context? Apply now for the Comparative Research Programme on Poverty (CROP) and you will have the opportunity to work in an international environment as part of CROP's administrative Secretariat in Bergen!

 

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Organization: The Comparative Research Programme on Poverty (CROP) Secretariat is located at the University of Bergen and has been established to promote research that provides a deep understanding of poverty and its causes in a global context. In consultation with the CROP Scientific Committee, it is responsible for the effective development, implementation and evaluation of the Comparative Research Programme on Poverty. CROP has two institutional sponsors, the University of Bergen and the International Social Science Council (ISSC), and in 2009 the ISSC signed an agreement which incorporated CROP into the university's academic and administrative environment. Through projects, working groups and fellows, CROP’s Scientific Committee, emanates periodically publications, communications and events that helps researchers to understand the causes of poverty and how to defeat it

 

Duty Station: Bergen, Norway

 

Open to: College students

 

Timeframe: Internships are available throughout the year (except July and August), from 2 to 6 months

 

Deadline: March 1, June 1, September 1 and December 1

 

Job Description: Successful candidates will take part to the Comparative Research Programme on Poverty hosted by the University of Bergen (UiB) and tasks performed by interns will vary according to the needs and ongoing projects of CROP. Ideally, interns will:

- create content for social media accounts (Twitter, YouTube)  

- organise and attending meetings, workshops or conferences  

- draft reports and general administrative documents  

- research information for reports

- lead video and web editing

 

Qualification: Applicants should have the following qualifications

- be university students whose home institutions will give them credit for the time spent at CROP (for examples through the Erasmus+ programme)

- have a relevant educational background in Social Studies, Development Studies, Political Science, International Relations

- have excellent English language skills (spoken and written Level C1)

- knowledge of other languages is an advantage

 

Wage/Fees: Not provided

 

Application process: Candidates must send their cv and documents to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

 

Useful Links:

Link at the call

 

Contact information:

CROP Secretariat,

P.O. Box 7800, 5020

Bergen, NORWAY.

Phone +47 55 58 97 44

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Are you interested in conflict issues, peace building, security, and human rights? Apply now for an internship at Fund for Peace a US non governmental organization

 

Organization: The Fund for Peace is an independent, nonpartisan, non-profit organization that works around the Globe in order to prevent violent conflict and to offer a wide range of initiatives focused on the central objective of promoting sustainable security through research, training and education, engagement of civil society, building bridges across diverse sectors, and developing innovative technologies and tools for policy makers. The mission is to create practical tools and approaches for conflict mitigation and to highlight the ability of a state to solve its own problems peacefully without an external military or administrative presence

 

Duty Station: Washington, D.C.

 

Open to/Destinatari: Current graduate or undergraduate student (or a recent graduate) seeking experience in the NGO sector and with all the qualifications

 

Timeframe: At least 3 months. According to organizations needs, it could be possible to extend internship period

 

Deadline: Fund for Peace offers internships in its Washington, D.C. headquarters every semester

 

Job description:  Interns are given great responsibility to manage their own projects and conduct their own research, they offer significant responsibility and are provided with practical experience in the international relations field with excellent work experience and exposure to international and NGO communities.Intern responsibilities can include:

- conflict analysis

- researching and writing articles and reports

- assisting with editing and proofreading

- monitoring and updating essential country-specific data

- providing support to The Fund for Peace’s public events

- attending conferences and roundtables on behalf of The Fund for Peace

 

Qualifications:

- experience with or understanding of the Fund for Peace’s programmatic areas

- excellent written and oral communication skills

- solid organizational abilities

- individual initiative and flexibility

- strong research and computer skills

- a great sense of humor

 

Wage/fees: It depends on your work hours:

- Part-time - $125 per month

- Full-time - $250 per month

 

Application process: Apply for the Internship online here. Before applying, please ensure that you have read the guidelines here. The Fund for Peace staff  is avaible to assist candidates during the Visa process 

 

Useful links:

About The Fund for Peace

Internship call

 

Contact information/ Contatti: Contact FFP on Facebook

1101 14th Street NW | Suite 1020 | Washington, D.C. 20005 | +1 202 223 7940

 

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Are you a graduated student willing to experience an in-depth analysis in the human rights field in the UK? The University of Sussex gives you this great opportunity: apply now and don’t miss it!

 

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Organization: The University of Sussex is a leading education and research institution near Brighton, in the south of England. Sussex university was founded in the 1960s and received its Royal Charter in 1961. Sussex is a leading research university, as reflected in the 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF) which claimed that over 75 per cent of research activity at Sussex is categorised as world leading or internationally excellent in terms of originality, significance and rigour. The University of Sussex has over 14,000 students of which over a third are postgraduates. Furthermore, creative thinking, pedagogic variety, intellectual challenge and interdisciplinarity have always been fundamental values for Sussex education whose goal is to deliver teaching and learning programmes attractive to students from all socioeconomic and cultural backgrounds and which deliver skills for life

 

 Duty station: Falmer, near Brighton, in the South of England  

 

Open to: International Students with required qualifications

 

Timeframe: The duration varies depending on whether a MPhil or a PhD is chosen. Generally:

- a MPhil lasts three years time if full time and four years time if part time. It goes less in depth than a PhD and the final degree title is Master of Philosophy

- a PhD lasts four years if full time and six years if part time

 

Deadline: Also the deadline varies depending on the period chosen for starting the degree and on the registration opening time which are three during the year:

- in December for the January session  

- in April for the May session

- early September for the September session

 

Job description: Candidates will be involved in the human rights research field beyond a narrow legalistic approach also dealing with expert faculty and exploring how humans are socially embedded in wider processes of poverty, violence, identity, globalisation and the emergence of global forms of governance.

Candidates will also benefit from strong international networks within the university during their activities

 

Qualifications: Candidates must fulfill the following required qualifications:

- A Master degree in a discipline relevant to the Human Rights research area. Applicants should also submit an outline research proposal (four to five pages) indicating the nature, ambitions and primary questions of the research project

- IELTS 6.5 final score with not less than 6.0 in each section

- An upper second-class undergraduate honours degree or equivalent international qualification

 

Wage: Not specified

 

Application process: Candidates can apply for up to three postgraduate programmes. If applying for more than one degree, candidates must submit a research proposal specific to each area of study he or she applies for.

Candidates are required to submit the following documents for the application:

- Research proposal

- Undergraduate or Masters degree certificate (if available)

- Two academic references (one of the references must be from your most recent university)

- CV

If the undergraduate or Masters degree certificate is not written in English, candidates must submit a certified English translation of it. In case of being an international student applying for a science or engineering-based programme, candidates may need approval from the Academic Technology Approval Scheme (ATAS) to be accepted

 

Useful links:

 

Official website of Sussex University

Vacancy Page

How to apply Page

 

Contacts information:

 

Research Student Administration Office  

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+44 (0) 1273 876550

 

 

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Are you interested in the world of Human Rights? Do not miss the opportunity of an internship in Sanremo on the basic issues of law.

 

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Organization: IIHL, International Institute of Humanitarian Law, is a humanitarian organization recognized by the Minister of Foreign Affairs as an independent and non-profit institution . Established in 1970 with its headquarters in Villa Ormond in Sanremo, it has become a center of excellence in education and research, for the dissemination of international humanitarian law in all its aspects. The liaison office is based in  Geneva - Switzerland. Institute's main activity is the promotion and development of international humanitarian law, human rights, refugee law, the rights of migrants and all related disciplines that are exhibited in a lot of activities: training, organization of conferences, seminars and roundtables, research and publications. The Institute works closely with the major international organizations with a humanitarian vocation such as UNESCO and NATO

 

 

Duty Station: Sanremo,Italy

 

Open to: Graduates with necessary qualifications

 

Timeframe: The duration of this internship should be at least of four months

 

Deadline: Open

 

Job description: The Institute offers prospective interns the opportunity of spending a period of time dedicated to the assistance in the preparation of its activities in particular about human and international right

 

Qualifications: Perfect candidates:

- graduates and post-graduates

-interested in the fields of international humanitarian law, human rights, refugee law, migration law, international relations and all related disciplines.

 

Wage/fees: Not specified

 

Application process: All those interested are kindly invited to send an updated CV and the application form (click here) duly filled to Mr. Gian Luca Beruto at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

 

Useful links:

Internship link

IIHL

More information about Sanremo,city of flowers,are here

 

 

Contact information:

Villa Ormond

C.so Cavallotti 113 18038 Sanremo - Italy

Phone 1: +39 0184541848

Phone 2: +39 0184500420

Phone 3: +39 01841956065

Fax 1: + 39 0184541600

Fax 2: + 39 0184573982

E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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The editorial staff of carriereinternazionali.com is not responsible nor liable for the reliability of the information contained in this article. If you want any further information concerning this vacancy, please contact the proposing organization.

 

Edited by Marta Simoncini

 

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