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The Global Network of Women Peacebuilders Seeks Interns for the Period May – December 2014 (flexible – 6 months)

The intern will be required to track policy deliberations on the UNSCRs on Women, Peace and Security; post 2015 development agenda, CEDAW and other international laws, relevant to women and peace building.   Deadline:         Open until filled  Location:         New York  Organization:   GNWP  The Global Network of Women […]

The Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF) PeaceWomen Program Offers a United Nations (UN) Security Council Monitor (SCM) Research Fellowship Through Their New York City UN Office

The fellow attends and monitors Security Council debates and related events, writes policy analysis, posts monitoring information on the website, and provides PeaceWomen staff with information allowing timely and relevant interventions or advocacy with UN Member States.  Deadline:             April 25, 2014  Location:             New York  Organization:      PeaceWomen The Women’s International League for Peace […]

Make Every Woman Count Wants Interns to Advocate for Women’s Rights in Africa

Make Every Woman Count is seeking interns who are motivated and passionate to advocate for women’s rights in Africa and ready to take initiative on new programs with strong knowledge and understanding of social media campaigning.  Deadline:           April 28, 2014  Location:            Home-based  Organization:    Make Every Woman Count Make Every Woman Count is seeking interns who […]

Avon Global Center for Women & Justice Seeks Applications for its Women & Justice Fellowship

This fellowship offers varied experience in the areas of international human rights and gender justice, including legal research, clinical teaching, and project management.  Deadline:          May 1, 2014  Location:          Ithaca, New York  Organization:    Avon Global Center for Women & Justice  The Avon Global Center for Women & Justice […]

The Center for Reproductive Rights Seeks a Program Associate

The Center for Reproductive Rights Seeks a Program Associate who will support the Director of Government Relations as well as other program staff. Draft materials, including fact sheets, for use in advocacy activities and conduct research. Deadline:             May 9, 2014  Location:             Washington, DC  Organization:      Center for Reproductive Rights  Founded in 1992, the Center for Reproductive […]

The Ford Foundation Seeks Director of the Democratic Participation and Governance Unit

The Director is responsible for fostering learning and evaluation within and across Initiatives, and collaboration and communication among US-based staff and with Representatives and program officers in the Foundation’s overseas offices.  Deadline:            May 30, 2014  Location:            New York  Organization:     Ford Foundation  Summary Description: The Ford Foundation seeks a dynamic, creative and innovative leader to serve […]

NYU Global Justice Clinic – Clinical Teaching Fellowship

NYU School of Law invites applications for a one-year Teaching Fellowship with its Global Justice Clinic for the academic year 2014-2015. The fellowship will begin during summer 2014, with the exact start date negotiable. The ideal candidate will be an experienced advocate who is both passionate and critical of human rights as a response to […]

The Robert Masur Fellowship in Civil Liberties

The Robert Masur Fellowship committee is now accepting applications for the 2014 Robert Masur Fellowship in Civil Liberties. The fellowship competition is open to first-year law students who intend to carry out significant activities during the summer (in between their first and second year) in the areas of civil rights and or civil liberties. Proposed activities may […]

YALE LAW SCHOOL ROBERT M. COVER FELLOWSHIP-VETERANS LEGAL SERVICES CLINIC

Yale Law School seeks applications for a Robert M. Cover Fellowship in Public Interest Law, a two-year position beginning on or about July 1, 2014 in the Yale Law School clinical program.  The Fellowship is designed for a lawyer with at least two years of practice who is considering a career in law school clinical […]

Hague DV Seeking Summer Interns

The Hague Domestic Violence Project provides training and technical assistance to judges, attorneys and advocates working on cases under the Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction, involving parents and children who have fled the domestic abuse of a parent in another country to seek safety in the U.S.  The goal of […]