Dear colleagues, CHRI a non-governemntal international organisation working on human rights in the Commonwealth countries would like to recruit an intern for its ongoing East Africa project on police reforms. We will appreciate if the job description could be kinly circulated through your list serve. Thanking you, Sincerely Dr. Doel Mukerjee Project officer Commonwealth Human Rights Initiative N8 II Floor Green Park New Delhi 110016 Tel:91-11-26850523/26864678 Fax:91-11-26864688 email:firstname.lastname@example.org website: www.humanrightsinitiative.org ---- JOB VACANCY Position Title: Project Intern - East Africa Responsible to: Coordinator - East Africa Overall purpose: As part of a team, to develop and implement CHRI's programme on police reform in East Africa. The period of internship will be one year. Emoluments and Benefits: Stipend of IRS 120,000 p.a. CHRI will cover one round trip to New Delhi and provide shared accommodation. Deadline for applications: 15th November 2003. Applications procedure: Send applications to <email@example.com>. Include resume' and two relevant writing samples Headquarters: Based in New Delhi, India, but liable to serve anywhere in India and abroad. Will definitely be required to work in East Africa Responsibilities: 1. Research & writing 2. Documentation 3. Liaison with CHRI staff and external human rights organisations nationally, regionally and, where appropriate, internationally 4. Interns are encouraged to attend staff meetings, and to offer organisational inputs in promoting old and new programmes at the CHRI Undertaking such other duties as may reasonably be required of an Intern deemed from time to time by the management to be part of the priorities of the Organisation. Qualifications: Essential: - A first degree in social sciences; - Strong written and oral communication skills in English; - Research skills; - Familiarity with current international human rights issues and the broader human rights movement - Interest and enthusiasm to grasp background information on the socio-economic and political scenario of the region, i.e., East Africa - Interest and enthusiasm to grasp background information on police administration and the surrounding law - Interest and enthusiasm to grasp backgrounds information of legal systems in the region - Willingness to travel within the region - Ability to work in a multicultural environment Desirable: - Masters degree - Experience in research and writing projects - Understanding of the socio-economic, political and legal scenario of the region, i.e., East Africa - Understanding of police administration and the surrounding law - Understanding of legal systems in the region - Proficiency in at least one of the indigenous languages spoken in East Africa, preferably Kiswahili - Prior relevant work experience For more information about CHRI's project in East Africa, please visit the CHRI website on http://www.humanrightsinitiative.org/programs/police/p_in_ea.htm ======== Global Human Rights Education listserv ======== Send mail intended for the list to <firstname.lastname@example.org>. Archives of the list can be found at: http://www.hrea.org/lists/hr-education/markup/maillist.php If you have problems (un)subscribing, contact <email@example.com>. **You are welcome to reprint, copy, archive, quote or re-post this item, but please retain the original and listserv source.
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