Nonprofit
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Published 12 days ago

Civic Space Research Intern

Remote, Work must be performed anywhere in the world

Details

Application Deadline:July 19, 2024
Payment:Stipend
Stipend / Wage:USD 1200
Hours Per Week:Full time Internship

Description

About CIVICUS

CIVICUS exists to defend people power. As a growing global alliance of over 15,000 members in 188 countries, we work together to monitor violations of basic civic freedoms, call out the perpetrators of violations and strengthen the power of people to organise by supporting a more accountable, effective and innovative civil society. We strive to promote excluded voices, especially from the Global South. 

About the Role

The role aims to support the strengthening of the CIVICUS Monitor’s global research collaboration, in particular, to support the implementation of the Monitor’s civic space incident tool, an analysis tool that aims to record the details of each of the civic space incidents that are published on the Monitor and overall data analysis ahead of the publication our report People Power Under Attack.

Key Requirements                                                                                                

  • Pursuing or completed bachelor’s degree in international relations, political science, or a related field.
  • Excellent written and spoken English.
  • Knowledge or experience conducting research on human rights.
  • An understanding of international human rights frameworks related to fundamental freedoms of association, peaceful assembly and expression.
  • Proficiency in any UN language is desirable.

Please click here for a full Job Description

About CIVICUS

CIVICUS exists to defend people power. As a growing global alliance of over 15,000 members in 188 countries, we work together to monitor violations of basic civic freedoms, call out the perpetrators of violations and…

Benefits

Medical Allowance

Medical Allowance

Location

Remote
Work must be performed anywhere in the world
Associated Location
25 Owl St, Braamfontein Werf, Johannesburg, 2092, South Africa

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How to Apply

The closing deadline for applications is Close of Business on the 19th July 2024 at 11:59pm SAST. Interested candidates should fill out this form here  and email their application to jobs@civicus.org

Your application should comprise of

  • A full CV, including educational and professional qualifications, a full employment history showing the more significant positions, responsibilities held, and relevant achievements
  • A covering note of not more than 1 page outlining your motivation for applying for the role.

Short listed candidates will be contacted 2 weeks after the closing date to schedule interviews.

Due to high volumes of applications received, should you have yet to receive feedback on your application within four weeks of the closing date, please consider your application unsuccessful. We reserve the right to withdraw any of our vacancies at any time.

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