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The Dutch Council for Refugees, in cooperation with the International Institute of Social Studies, announces a dissertation prize competition: Respect for Refugee Rights.

This competition is intended to stimulate both bachelors and masters research concerning the (lack of) protection of refugees in the regions where they come from, as well as in transit countries.

For more information: http://www.iss.nl/news_events/iss_news/detail/article/76307-iss-and-dutch-refugee-council-launch-dissertation-prize/

The following (professional) vacancies are available at the Refugee Law Project, which forms part of the Faculty of Law at Makerere University in Uganda.

refugee-law-project-logoAdministrative Assistant – Kitgum [1]
Trainee (Gender & Sexuality)
Legal Assistant [2]
Legal Officer [1]
Sexual and Gender Based Officer [1]
Community Counselors (Nakivale and Kyangwali Refugee Settlement) [4]
Community English Language Instructors (Nakivale and Kyangwali Refugee Settlements) [4]
Community Paralegal (Nakivale and Kyangwali Refugee Settlement) [4]

For complete details on the vacancies, kindly follow the links to each. Deadline for submission of applications is Friday 29th July 2016 at 5:00pm

For more information, please contact us at info@refugeelawproject.org or visit our website at www.refugeelawproject.org. You can also follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Youtube and Whatsapp (+256-776897057).

The (NGO) Coalition for the International Criminal Court in The Hague has 2 vacancies

CICCAdvocacy Internship – starting in September 2016 for a period of 3 months minimum.
Programme Internship – starting in August or September 2016 for a period of 3 months minimum.

Do not hesitate to contact Tessa Bakx if you require additional information.

Tessa Bakx, Program Assistant, Coalition for the International Criminal Court
Bezuidenhoutseweg 99a, 2594 AC The Hague, The Netherlands
Tel: +31-70-3111084 | Fax: +31 70 364 0259
bakx@coalitionfortheicc.orgwww.coalitionfortheicc.org


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Human Rights is a specialization within the Human Rights, Conflict and Gender Studies MA Major in Development Studies. This blog provides a platform for discussion for researchers, students and others interested in this field of studies. The blog is administered by the Human Rights teaching team.