The Kreuzberger Kinderstiftung scholarship for European Center for Constitutional and Human Rights’s Legal Training Program offers young people with limited financial means and/or from underrepresented geographic and social backgrounds the chance to gain professional experience in human rights work. Apply now!

 

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Organization: The European Center for Constitutional and Human Rights (ECCHR) is an independent, non-profit legal and educational organization dedicated to protecting civil and human rights worldwide. It was founded in 2007 by a small group of renowned human rights lawyers, in order to protect and enforce the rights guaranteed by the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, as well as other declarations of human rights and national constitutions, by juridical means. ECCHR engages in innovative strategic litigation, using European, international, and national law to enforce human rights and to hold state and non-state actors accountable for egregious abuses.

 

Duty Station: Berlin, Germany

 

Open To: Students

 

Timeframe: Between 1 May and 1 December 2018

 

Deadline: 2018/01/28

 

Job description: The Kreuzberger Kinderstiftung scholarship for ECCHR’s Legal Training Program offers young people with limited financial means and/or from underrepresented geographic and social backgrounds the chance to gain professional experience in human rights work. This is the third call for scholarship applications from ECCHR and the Kreuzberger Kinderstiftung. In the first two rounds of applications scholarships were awarded to 11 candidates from Australia, Costa Rica, Germany, Germany/Egypt, Greece, Guatemala, India, Italy, Kenya, Pakistan and Romania/Moldova. They have found our work together to be a very enriching experience, and ECCHR look forward to the next round of applications.    

 

Qualifications: Applicants should have the following knowledge and experience:

Education: Ongoing or completed degree in law and/or another relevant subject area. Applicants may set out the relevance of their education history in more detail in their letter of motivation

Knowledge: All applicants should have a fundamental understanding of human rights and some experience in dealing with human rights topics. Program-specific background knowledge is also important

Business and Human Rights: Good knowledge of international debates on the topic of business and human rights and of legal action against companies on a national level

International Crimes and Accountability: Good understanding of international criminal law (incl. extraterritorial cases at national level) as well as the current legal and political debates on international criminal jurisdiction. Background knowledge of sexualized violence in international criminal law is a plus

Migration: Good knowledge of European and public international law as well as the relevant fundamentals of refugee law, ideally also practical experience in migration law or refugee protection.

Languages: Excellent written and spoken English is required. German language skills are desirable but not required for the Legal Training Program. Other languages are a plus (e.g. Spanish, Arabic, Russian and French – depending on current projects).

 

Wage/Fees: Students will receive a gross monthly wage of €1,550 (minus tax and social security deductions). For scholarship holders the Kreuzberger Kinderstiftung will also cover return travel costs from the place of residence to Berlin up to €1,500 and any visa costs that arise.

 

Application process: To apply please e-mail the following documents as PDFs:

- ECCHR application form including letter of motivation, case analysis and scholarship application (download from our website) with the file name LastName_application
- CV with the file name LastName_CV
Applications should include only these required documents and no further transcripts, references or work samples.
Applications can be submitted in German or English.

 

Useful links:

Link to the offer

ECCHR Website

 

Contact information:

European Center for Constitutional and Human Rights e.V.

Zossener Str. 55-58, Aufgang D

D-10961 Berlin

 

Phone: +49/(0)30/400 485 90

Fax:+49/(0)30/400 485 92

 

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Apply as a young Duty Officer and make your way into an international career!

 

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Organization/Company: UNHCR - United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees - is the main organization in the world committed to saving human lives, protect the rights of millions of refugees, displaced or stateless people, and to constructing a better future for them, as shown by UNHCR Charter.

The organization works in 127 countries all over the world and takes care of more than 60 million people. UNHCR’s mandate is to guide and coordinate refugees’ protection and to take action in order to grant them their welfare.

The Agency works to ensure that everyone can exercise their right to asylum and be accomodated safely in another State.

Along with governments, UNHCR helps refugees get back home or find a safe accomodation in the State they found refuge.

The Agency is constantly looking for highly-talented and compassionate candidates to strengthen their ability to quickly respond to crisis with the right competences. Given the nature of UNHCR’s work, it is essential that its workforce possesses the right mix of ability and quality to fulfill the mandate.

 

Duty Station: Several locations

 

Open To: Everyone with an advanced degree in Law, Journalism, International Relations, Economics, Business Management, Social Sciences or relevant sectors

 

Timeframe: Not mentioned

 

Deadline: 29 June 2018

 

Job description: UNHCR's Division of External Relations is looking for talented interns to join their team. Typical functions may include:

- Keeping track on the activities development to prepare appropriate reports, briefings and information notes, and other documentation as requested

- Liaising with all Units in order to collect accurate data on refugees and assistance activities

- Strengthening and analysing implementation programme’s data and indicators (e.g. nutrition, health, water, sanitation and hygiene) to facilitate the preparation of periodic reports

- Working closely with the information management staff and GIS, as requested, to ensure presentation, charts and effective data maps

- Preparing and sharing reports of coordinating briefing

- Preparing requested information on UNHCR’s activities for missions and visitors

- Helping in providing visibility to UNHCR Government’s contributions

- Drafting and controlling reports

- Draft reports and financial reports about subsidies, in accordance with donors’ specific requirements

 

Qualifications: General for all levels:

- Demonstrated editing and drafting skills in English, or the official language of the Office you are going to work for

- Detailed knowledge of UNHCR’s operational activities, assistance and protection programmes, financing needs and strategic priorities

- Comprehension of the challenges of field operations, projects implementation’s problems and trading restrictions with local authorities and third parts

- Familiarity with UNHCR’s budget structure and tracking qualifications of relevant donors

- Experience in fundraising, programme management or external relations with UNHCR or another UN Agency could be an asset

- Excellent communication skills with strong interpersonal and negotiating capacities

- Excellent command of English, and of another one of the UN languages (written, oral, comprehension) and highly-developed editing skills

- Excellent computer skills (MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint are essential)

For P2 positions:

- Advanced degree in Law, Journalism, International Relations, Economics, Business Management, Social Sciences or relevant sectors

- A minimum of 2-year working experience (3 years for Bachelors) in external affairs, relations with donors, political defence and programming, in humanitarian activities and protection

- Excellent command of English

For P3 positions:

- Advanced university diploma in Journalism, Jurisprudence, International Relations, Economics, Business Management, Social Sciences or relevant sectors

- A minimum of 5 years of working experience (6 years for Bachelors) in external affairs, relations with donors, political defence and programming, in humanitarian activities and protection

- Excellent command of English

 

Wage/Fees: Not mentioned

 

Application process: You can apply here.

 

Useful links:

Link to the offer

UNHCR website

UNHCR Careers

 

Contact information:

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees

Via A. Caroncini, 19

00197 Rome

Tel: +39 06 802121

Hotline: 800.298.000

 

 

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The World Youth Alliance (WYA) is offering different internships at the Headquarter and at its Regional Offices to promote human dignity. Choose the best for you!

 

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Organization: The World Youth Alliance (WYA) began in 1999 when 21-year-old Anna Halpine stood up for human dignity during a conference at the United Nations. Since then, WYA has grown to include tens of thousands of members around the world with six regional offices, all dedicated to the defense of the dignity of the person through education, culture, and advocacy. While observing the 1999 Conference on Population and Development, Anna Halpine witnessed a group of thirty two young people make a statement. Claiming to represent all three billion of the world’s youth, they demanded that the following policies be put into place: abortion as a human right, sexual rights for children and the deletion of parental rights.
The group of young people characterized these as necessary for development, but ignored basic needs such as clean water, education, and employment. This spurred Anna to action. The next morning, she returned to the Commission with a few others and distributed bright pink flyers offering a more holistic view of the human person and human needs.With human dignity as her focus, Anna called on delegates to discuss topics addressing basic human needs and rights. Her statement was so well-received by delegations that she was asked to maintain a permanent presence at the United Nations and work with youth from developing countries. Today, WYA works at international institutions such as the United Nations, the European Union, and the Organization of American States, as well as with young people from around the world to build a culture that supports and nurtures the dignity of each human person. The organization brings young people to international conferences and into dialogue with ambassadors, diplomats, and political leaders, focusing on international policy and human rights, economic development, social development, global health and education.

Duty Station:  Multiple

 

Open To: Candidates who meet the requirements

 

Timeframe: It depends on the internship. See the schedule.

 

Deadline: The deadlines depend on the type of internship.

For further information see the schedule.

 

Job description: The World Youth Alliance Internship Program provides opportunities for young people who are inspired by the ideas and work of the Organization to gain professional skills working on projects and a substantive learning experience on WYA’s core ideas. Projects are designed to enhance each student’s specific academic background and interests. Interns receive mentorship and training from WYA staff members. The organization offers different types of internships:

- Regional Internship available in all of the organization regional offices including Nairobi, Manila,Brussels, Mexico City, Beirut and New York.

- Headquarters Internships for young people of varied educational and expertise backgrounds. There are different type of Headquarters Internship, such as:

         - WYA Global Internship that lasts for three months and gives young people an opportunity to gain first-hand training and experience in managing WYA’ global projects and leading membership campaigns. Interns work directly with the WYA president. Interns will have the chance to be mentored in planning and executing WYA’s annual global projects such as the International Solidarity Forum, Manhattan International Film Festival, WYA Birthday Ball and International Summer Camp. WYA Headquarters interns may also lead fundraising projects and social media campaigns.

          - WYA Marketing Internship is a 3-month program. Marketing interns support WYA’s Director of Communication. The WYA Marketing Internship will include projects from WYA’s 6 regional offices. A marketing intern’s’ responsibilities may include social media management, design and layout of WYA publicity materials, video production, photo documentation and marketing campaign development.

          - WYA Advocacy Fellowship is related to international advocacy efforts. Depending on current needs and the interns’ skills, work may involve: representing WYA at the UN; communicating WYA’s work, viewpoint, and mission to our members and/or to possible allies who are delegates or members of civil society; research and writing; and developing advocacy materials.

           - FEMM Internship related to FEMM Foundation, WYA’s sister organization is looking for leaders with a strong desire to promote authentic women’s health and empowerment through the provision of the FEMM program. FEMM Interns support the development, execution and expansion of FEMM programs, particularly FEMM Teacher Training (TT). Tasks may include Teacher Training education support, presentations on FEMM, research, materials development, website maintenance, promotion/marketing/social media and database tasks.

 

Qualifications:

-  Strong desire to protect and promote human dignity while making a positive impact on societies

- Be proactive, self-driven, resourceful, detail-oriented, and humble individuals with a willingness to learn

- For the Global Internship:

         - Experience and strong interest to be involved in project management and public relations

- For The Marketing Internship :

         - Undergraduate students or young professionals majoring in Marketing, Design, Fine Arts or Advertising

-  For the Advocacy internship must have:

          - Education and/or experience in international relations and law/policy

          - Command of core principles of international law

          - Good analytical abilities

          - Excellent oral and written English

          - A degree in law is an advantage

          -  An advanced degree in international relations is an advantage

          - Spanish/French language skills are an asset

 

- For the FEMM Internship:

           - Leadership abilities

           - Strong communication skills, both written and verbal

           - Familiarity with social media platforms

           - A passion for sharing FEMM with others

 

Wage/Fees:  Not specified

 

Application process:

- For the Regional Internship, send via email to the region chosen (see useful links), the completed regional application form, Resumé or Curriculum Vitae, Two letters of recommendation and only if you are a new member, your signed copy of the WYA charter

- For the Headquarter Internship, send to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. the completed Headquarters Internship Application Form, Resumé or Curriculum Vitae, and Two letters of recommendation

 

Useful links:

Internships

Regional Internship

Headquarters Internship

WYA

 

Contact information:

World Youth Alliance Headquarters
228 East 71st Street
New York, NY 10021 USA
Phone: +1212 585 0757
Fax: +1 917 463 1040

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L’Università UCAM offre il Master's in Business Administration, il Master’s in European Union Studies and Human Rights e il Bachelor in Business Administration, programmi interamente in inglese e con pratica in Aziende ed Istituzioni Internazionali

 

La Spagna è al terzo posto tra i paesi europei per maggior numero di studenti stranieri grazie ad un sistema universitario di alta qualità.

I titoli ottenuti in Spagna, oltre ad essere riconosciuti in Europa, hanno un valore importante per i mercati emergenti dell’America Latina ma anche per gli Stati Uniti, la Russia, l’India e la Cina.

La UCAM, Università Cattolica di Murcia, si caratterizza per un’alta qualità formativa, un’attenzione personalizzata allo studente ed un forte legame con il mondo del lavoro.

 

L’Università Cattolica di Murcia, offre 54 Master e 30 corsi di Laurea, in inglese e spagnolo.

Tra i Master e corsi di Laurea in lingua inglese, i seguenti sono particolarmente indicati per chi vuole intraprendere una carriera internazionale: MBA - Master's in Business Administration, Master’s in European Union Studies and Human Rights, e, per gli studenti non laureati, il Bachelor in Business Administration.

 

MBA - Master's of Business Administration

 Il Full-time MBA - Master in Business Administration - della UCAM è stato strutturato per sviluppare il potenziale di leadership dei partecipanti, dando loro una prospettiva globale, preparandoli, con un approccio basato su situazioni reali, ad un mercato del lavoro in continuo cambiamento.

Il programma, interamente impartito in inglese e della durata di un anno, è stato ideato per offrire una solida preparazione nell’amministrazione di impresa. Il Full-time MBA offre 360 ore di lezione, un minimo di 150 ore di tirocinio in aziende nazionali ed internazionali e 990 ore di lavoro pratico, individuale o di gruppo.

Questo MBA offre ai laureati provenienti da diversi background accademici - giurisprudenza, comunicazione, ingegneria, arte e salute, solo per citarne alcuni - la possibilità di sviluppare ulteriormente la loro carriera professionale.

Il Master, infatti, prepara gli studenti ad avviare un'attività in proprio come imprenditori, lavorare come

amministratori d’impresa, economisti, amministratori di progetto ed esperti in risorse umane, o a ricoprire qualsiasi altra posizione manageriale in un'azienda.

Per raggiungere questo obiettivo, il corpo docente è composto sia da accademici che da dirigenti di imprese che sanno assistere gli studenti nello sviluppo delle loro conoscenze nel campo del  business.

Con un totale di 60 CFU, il MBA è un Master ufficiale riconosciuto in tutta Europa ed offre accesso diretto ai programmi di dottorato offerti dall’Università.

Può accedere al Master chiunque sia interessato ad internazionalizzare il proprio curriculum, e a migliorare le proprie prospettive di carriera internazionale. Per accedere è necessario avere una Laurea Triennale o Magistrale, in qualsiasi settore, e la conoscenza della lingua inglese a livello B2.  

Le iscrizioni sono già aperte. Selezioneremo un massimo di 25 studenti; il costo è di 8.900 €

 

Master’s in European Union Studies and Human Rights

 Il Master’s in European Union Studies and Human Rights ha un approccio multidisciplinare che permette agli studenti di ottenere una conoscenza a 360 gradi dell'Unione Europea. Si tratta di un percorso che fornisce ai partecipanti la preparazione teorica e pratica per lavorare, tra gli altri, nelle Istituzioni europee, in Organizzazioni internazionali e nella gestione di progetti europei.

E’ un programma innovativo, il cui corpo docente include accademici di alto livello specializzati nei diversi ambiti dell’Unione Europea e professionisti impegnati in Istituzioni internazionali.

Il corso, della durata di un anno, prevede un periodo di tirocinio in aziende o Istituzioni della durata minima di 250 ore. Durante il Master, inoltre, gli studenti potranno avere la possibilità di visitare le Istituzioni europee a Bruxelles.

 Può accedere al Master chiunque sia interessato ad approfondire gli studi sull’Unione Europea e i diritti umani, a internazionalizzare il proprio curriculum, e a migliorare le proprie prospettive di carriera internazionale.

 Le iscrizioni sono già aperte. Selezioneremo un massimo di 25 studenti; il costo del corso è di 5.800 €

 

Bachelor in Business Administration

 Il corso di Laurea in Business Administration, della durata di 4 anni (240 ECTS), è impartito in inglese ed è ideato per offrire una solida preparazione nell’amministrazione di impresa.

Questa Laurea è diretta a studenti che vogliono sviluppare una carriera nel management di aziende nazionali ed internazionali. Il corso è stato strutturato per sviluppare il potenziale di leadership dei partecipanti, dando loro una prospettiva globale, preparandoli, con un approccio basato su situazioni pratiche e reali, ad un mercato del lavoro in continuo cambiamento.

Gli studenti avranno modo di fare pratica in azienda, acquisendo così, da subito, un’esperienza di lavoro internazionale.

Le classi con un ridotto numero di studenti, provenienti da diverse parti del mondo, permette di massimizzare l’attenzione personalizzata per ogni alunno.

Inoltre, studiando in inglese in un contesto spagnolo, gli studenti hanno modo di perfezionare allo stesso tempo due delle lingue più parlate al mondo.

Gli studenti potranno anche accedere al programma Erasmus o aderire ad altri programmi di scambio con importanti università in Europa e nel mondo.

Una scelta molto valida, quindi, soprattutto se si considera che secondo il consorzio europeo U-Multirank (Ranking mondiale di università), la facoltà di Economia della UCAM è la prima in Spagna per esperienza educativa globale, qualità dei corsi e dell’insegnamento.

Il costo è di 6.000 euro l’anno

 

Per i Master e corsi di Laurea, i servizi di Orientamento al Lavoro della UCAM sono a disposizione degli studenti,  questi comprendono il SOIL – “Orientation and Work Placement Service”, il “Portal de Empleo”, il portale del lavoro dell’Università e la rete di impiego Erasmus, un servizio che promuove l’occupazione degli studenti internazionali nelle migliori aziende in tutta la Spagna.

 

Guarda la testimonianza di alcuni dei nostri studenti italiani:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TB-G0MA3LgM

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AVzoVIxtCg8

Link utili:

Pagine web: in Spagnolo e in Inglese 

 

 

Gli altri  Master in inglese della UCAM sono:

 Master's MBA Sports Management

Master's High Performance Sport: Strength and Conditioning

Master's Innovation and Tourism Marketing

Master´s in Hospitality Management

Master's in Oral Surgery and Implant Dentistry

Master's Master in Bilingual Education

 

Gli altri  Corsi di Laurea in inglese della UCAM sono:

Bachelor's Modern Languages

Bachelor's Physical Activity and Sport Sciences

 

Contatti utili:

UCAM - Università Cattolica di Murcia

Campus de los Jerónimos, Nº 135

Guadalupe 30107 (Murcia) - Spagna

Telefono: +34 968278724

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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!

 

For further similar opportunities visit our section Education

 

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  

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

+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.

 

For other similar opportunities to visit the International Organizations section

 

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

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Edited by Marta Simoncini

 

Are you interested in human rights issues? The United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights offers graduate students internships throughout the year. Apply now!

 

Organization: OHCHR represents the world's commitment to universal ideals of human dignity. It has a unique mandate from the international community to promote and protect all human rights. The High Commissioner heads OHCHR and spearheads the United Nations' human rights efforts. OHCHR offers leadership, work objectively, educate and take action to empower individuals and assist States in upholding human rights

 

Duty Station: The internship programme may be offered at any duty station of the Secretariat designated as a family duty station  

 

Open to: Graduate students in a field of work of United Nations

 

Timeframe: Two semesters in a year: January-June and July-December

 

Deadline: 30 April  – Selection process: May/June    

                31 October – Selection process: November/December  

Job description: This internship is intended to increase the intern's understanding of current human rights issues at the international level and give them an insight into the work of the United Nations and OHCHR in particular. Moreover, it provides OHCHR and the United Nations Human Rights mechanisms with the assistance and the contribution of outstanding young students or graduates. The relationship between the Organization and the intern is one of mutual benefit. Interns are assigned to an organizational unit of OHCHR according to the needs of the Office and their own areas of interest. They are involved in: researching human rights issues, drafting analytical papers and reports, providing substantive and technical servicing of meetings, backstopping fact-finding and technical cooperation activities as well as field operations and supporting other OHCHR activities, depending on the exigencies of the Office. As part of the internship programme, OHCHR endeavours to brief interns through a series of information sessions on human rights issues conducted by staff of the Office

 

Qualifications:

- One of the follow academic 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); if already graduated, must commence the internship, if selected, within a one-year period of graduation

- Study disciplines related to the work of the United Nations, e.g. International Law, Political Science, History, Social Sciences. Preference will be given to those, within these disciplines, who have specialized in human rights issues

- Have a good command of at least two of the six official languages of the United Nations, i.e. English, French, Spanish, Arabic, Russian and Chinese. Drafting ability in either English or French is required

 

Wage/fees: Interns are not remunerated. Costs and arrangements for travel, visas, accommodation and living expenses are the responsibility of interns or their sponsoring institutions

 

Application process:

Applicants should submit the following documentation:

- A duly completed, stamped, dated and signed internship application form

- A list of courses taken, transcripts of grades or diplomas

- A written sample of research work or an abstract of academic papers (3-12 pages maximum)

- A proof of enrolment in graduate studies

- A proof of enrolment in a health insurance plan

Selected candidates are normally informed approximately one month before the starting date of the internship. Due to the large number of applicants, OHCHR is unable to inform unsuccessful candidates. Unsuccessful candidates may re-apply for following periods.

 

Address for applications:

Internship Programme - Internship Coordinator - Administrative Section

Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights

Palais des Nations, CH-1211 Geneva 10, Switzerland

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

 

Please send all applications either as scanned documents in PDF format or as WORD attachments and limit the number of documents to two maximum. The naming convention for documents is:

LAST NAME First Name - Application

When applying for an internship, candidates should indicate the semester and the dates of the period for which they wish to be considered

 

Useful links:

More info and instructions about the internship

OHCHR website  

 

Contact information:

Click here

The editorial staff of carriereinternazionali.com is not responsible 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 Tatiana Camerota

Are you interested in human rights issues? The United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights offers graduate students internships throughout the year. Apply now!

Organization: OHCHR represents the world's commitment to universal ideals of human dignity. It has a unique mandate from the international community to promote and protect all human rights. The High Commissioner heads OHCHR and spearheads the United Nations' human rights efforts. OHCHR offers leadership, work objectively, educate and take action to empower individuals and assist States in upholding human rights

Duty Station: The internship programme may be offered at any duty station of the Secretariat designated as a family duty station  

Open to: Graduate students in a field of work of United Nations

Timeframe: Two semesters in a year: January-June and July-December

Deadline: 30 April  – Selection process: May/June    

                31 October – Selection process: November/December  

Job description: This internship is intended to increase the intern's understanding of current human rights issues at the international level and give them an insight into the work of the United Nations and OHCHR in particular. Moreover, it provides OHCHR and the United Nations Human Rights mechanisms with the assistance and the contribution of outstanding young students or graduates. The relationship between the Organization and the intern is one of mutual benefit. Interns are assigned to an organizational unit of OHCHR according to the needs of the Office and their own areas of interest. They are involved in: researching human rights issues, drafting analytical papers and reports, providing substantive and technical servicing of meetings, backstopping fact-finding and technical cooperation activities as well as field operations and supporting other OHCHR activities, depending on the exigencies of the Office. As part of the internship programme, OHCHR endeavours to brief interns through a series of information sessions on human rights issues conducted by staff of the Office

Qualifications:

- one of the follow academic 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); if already graduated, must commence the internship, if selected, within a one-year period of graduation

- study disciplines related to the work of the United Nations, e.g. International Law, Political Science, History, Social Sciences. Preference will be given to those, within these disciplines, who have specialized in human rights issues

- have a good command of at least two of the six official languages of the United Nations, i.e. English, French, Spanish, Arabic, Russian and Chinese. Drafting ability in either English or French is required

Wage/fees: Interns are not remunerated. Costs and arrangements for travel, visas, accommodation and living expenses are the responsibility of interns or their sponsoring institutions

Application process:

Applicants should submit the following documentation:

- a duly completed, stamped, dated and signed internship application form

- a list of courses taken, transcripts of grades or diplomas

- a written sample of research work or an abstract of academic papers (3-12 pages maximum)

- a proof of enrolment in graduate studies

- a proof of enrolment in a health insurance plan

Selected candidates are normally informed approximately one month before the starting date of the internship. Due to the large number of applicants, OHCHR is unable to inform unsuccessful candidates. Unsuccessful candidates may re-apply for following periods.

Address for applications:

Internship Programme - Internship Coordinator - Administrative Section

Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights

Palais des Nations, CH-1211 Geneva 10, Switzerland

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

Please send all applications either as scanned documents in PDF format or as WORD attachments and limit the number of documents to two maximum. The naming convention for documents is:

LAST NAME First Name - Application

When applying for an internship, candidates should indicate the semester and the dates of the period for which they wish to be considered

Useful links:

More info and instructions about the internship

OHCHR website  

Contact information:

Click here

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 Tatiana Camerota

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