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Human Dignity Trust Seeks Lawyer, London

Application deadline: 11 June 2012 The Human Dignity Trust, on the invitation of those directly affected, facilitates litigation in those jurisdictions that criminalise sexual orientation and gender identity. The Trust seeks to ensure that constitutional law gives full effect to binding international human rights standards and that the right to private, consensual sexual activity between […]

Staff Attorney Job Opening at National Law Center on Homelessness & Poverty

The National Law Center on Homelessness and Poverty (“The Law Center”) is the only national legal advocacy organization dedicated to preventing and ending homelessness.  Through impact litigation, policy advocacy, and public education, the Law Center addresses the root causes of homelessness at the local, state, and national levels. The Law Center has successfully secured education […]

Vacancies at the African Courton Human and Peoples’ Rights

Currently, there are several vacancies at the African Courton Human and Peoples’ Rights such as Head of Legal Division and Legal Officer. The African Courton Human and Peoples’ Rights (the Court) is a continental court established by African countries to ensure protection of human and peoples’ rights, freedoms and duties in Africa. It complements and reinforces the […]

Now Hiring: Human Right to Work With Dignity Program Director

In partnership with communities, NESRI works to build a broad movement for economic & social rights, including health, housing, education and work with dignity.  Based on the principle that fundamental human needs create human rights obligations on the part of government and the private sector, NESRI advocates for public policies that guarantee the universal and […]

The Polikoff-Gautreaux Fellowship – Now Accepting Applications!

The Polikoff-Gautreaux Fellowship offers the opportunity for recent law school and public policy school graduates to develop the experience, skills and network critical to a rewarding career in public interest advocacy. BPI Fellows have gone on to become the executive director of a non-profit organization that serves youth interests, practice affordable housing law, accept a […]

The Center for Reproductive Rights Seeks Legal Intern

The Center for Reproductive Rights (the Center) is a non-profit legal advocacy organization dedicated to advancing reproductive freedom as a fundamental right that all governments are legally obligated to protect, respect and fulfill. The Center’s domestic and international programs engage in litigation, policy analysis, legal research and public education seeking to achieve women’s equality in […]

CABA – Honorarium Internship Summer Program (“CHISPA”)

The Cuban American Bar Association (“CABA”) is offering a paid internship to law school students. Students will be offered the opportunity to work for one month with CABA on and one month in a judicial internship. CABA will be taking two students who will be offered $2,500.00. For the application form, please speak with your […]

The Just the Beginning Foundation “Share the Wealth Law Clerk Program”

The Just the Beginning Foundation (“JTBF”) is an organization dedicated to fostering racial diversity among law clerks serving in the federal and state judiciary. The JTBF Share the Wealth Law Clerk Program is a special opportunity to be considered for six federal district court clerkships in one interview. The program is aimed at encouraging more […]

The Indianapolis Bar Association Diversity Job Fair – Registration Now Open!

In 2011, 25 participating employers extended 34 offers of employment to 78 interviewing students at the Indianapolis Bar Association (“IBA”) Diversity Job Fair. Be it big firm, small firm, government agency or a corporate environment, if you are looking to network and secure a job in Indianapolis, then consider attending IBA  Diversity Job Fair. One […]

The Center for Reproductive Rights Seeks Staff Attorneys — Application deadline: 1 June 2012

Founded in 1992 and headquartered in New York City, the Center for Reproductive Rights is a non-profit organization that promotes women’s equality worldwide by securing reproductive rights in constitutional and international human rights law. Its mission is straightforward and ambitious: to advance reproductive health and rights as a fundamental right that all governments are legally […]