International Summer School Sarajevo 2017

Posted on March 30th, 2017 in Trainings & ConferencesRespond to this post »

Deadline: 30 April 2017 Open to: 30 graduate and PhD students of law and related disciplines (under the age of 35) Venue: 19 – 28 July 2017, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Description

Association “PRAVNIK” together with the partner organization Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung, Rule of Law Program South East Europe will be offering International Summer School Sarajevo 2017 on “TRANSITIONAL JUSTICE AS A RESPONSE TO EMERGING CHALLENGES IN SOUTH-EAST EUROPE” from 19 – 28 July 2017.

To empower future decision makers to establish the Rule of Law and Human Rights system in transitional countries; To widen theoretical and practical skills of participants; To influence changes in transitional countries towards sustainable Rule of Law and the respect of Human Rights. Eligibility

The program encourages applications from up to 30 graduate and... Read More »

Postdoctoral Fellowship in Law (Budapest)

Posted on March 22nd, 2017 in Fellowship, ScholarshipsRespond to this post »

Deadline: 30 April 2017 Open to: postdoctoral researchers with a professional level of English language knowledge Benefit: approximately EUR 1484.84 per month before taxes (plus accommodation)

Description

The Hungarian Academy of Sciences Centre for Social Sciences Institute for Legal Studies (hereinafter HAS CSS ILS) and the Pázmány Péter Catholic University Faculty of Law and Political Sciences (hereinafter Pázmány Law) established this joint fellowship programme in order to enhance their international competitiveness in research and education through involving postdoctoral foreign researchers in their academic work. The program will be for a period of 10 months.

Eligibility

Postdoctoral researchers with a professional level of English language knowledge are invited to apply for a fellowship program at the HAS CSS ILS and Pázmány Law. Knowledge of... Read More »

Call for Papers: Amsterdam Law Forum

Posted on February 20th, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 10 March 2017 Open to: established scholars and young academics Venue: student-edited online law journal Amsterdam Law Forum

Description

Amsterdam Law Forum, the student-edited online journal of Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam’s Law Faculty, is welcoming submissions for its upcoming issue from established scholars and young academics. The journal offers a meaningful platform for graduate students and young professionals to publish articles related to a broad range of international law fields. ALF is proud to publish contributions from wellknown experts and promising Ph.D. researchers from around the world.

Articles ALF welcomes submissions of original scientific (legal) articles (10,000 – 15,000 words), (case) commentaries, book reviews and opinion articles; The manuscripts should be focused on the field of public international law in general, and... Read More »

Legal Traineeship at the European Ombudsman

Posted on January 27th, 2017 in Jobs & Internships, We Recommend1 Response »

Deadline: 30 April 2017 Open to: law graduates from EU countries Remuneration: around 1200 EUR in Brussels or 1400 EUR in Strasbourg Description

The European Ombudsman offers a limited number of traineeships which are intended to enable the trainees to add to the knowledge and skills they have acquired during their studies by giving them practical experience. Trainees shall be assigned to Strasbourg or Brussels depending on the possibilities of the Office.

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Trainees are required to work under the direct supervision of a Legal Officer. They normally must undertake either investigation of complaints or the carrying out of research relevant to the work of the Ombudsman.

Eligibility Be a national of an EU Member State; Have a university degree in law, and be at an... Read More »

Summer Business Internship in Vienna

Posted on January 23rd, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 29 January 2017 Open to: anyone studying business administration or business law Remuneration: 1,200 EUR

Description

You are studying business administration or business law, are enrolled in your bachelor’s program and specialize in a marketing-related area? Your German and English skills are very good? Ideally, you additionally speak an Eastern European language. You are an enthusiastic and cooperative team player who likes to develop new ideas and enjoys working in an international environment?

During your internship you get to know all areas of practice (CRM, marketing projects, event management, pitch & deal support etc.). Wolf Theiss will provide you with challenging tasks and expect high motivation and dedication from you. With a workforce of over 600 people working in offices in... Read More »

Fund Internship Program at the Legal Department

Posted on January 2nd, 2017 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 16 January 2017 Open to: candidates within one or two years of completing their L.L.M., J.D., or equivalent degree in law Venue: 10-12 weeks/ between May and October 2017

Description

The IMF’s Legal Department in Washington is seeking applications for a summer intern position as part of the 2017 Fund Internship Program. The duration of the internship will be 10-12 weeks, which will be undertaken sometime between May and October 2017.

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The selected candidate will work in one of the units of the Legal Department under the supervision and guidance of a senior member of the unit. Projects assigned (which differ from year to year) will be determined at a time closer to the start of the internship... Read More »

Grants for Civil Society Organizations

Posted on December 30th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 15 January 2017 Open to: civil society organizations from Macedonia, Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, Albania and Kosovo Grants: two types of grants, in the range between EUR 6.000 to EUR 8.000 per grant

Description

ACTION SEE – Accountability, Technology and Institutional Openness Network in SEE announces a Request for Applications: Grants for Civil Society Organizations. It will provide support for targeted advocacy campaigns and policy initiatives that will contribute to achieving the following overall ACTION SEE objectives:

Enhancing the involvement of civil society and media organisations in the creation of public opinion, policymaking and participation in the decision-making mechanisms; Increasing capacities of civil society to build its constituencies and tackle bold issues.

The initiatives supported by the Small Grants Scheme are expected to focus on... Read More »

Researcher with Amnesty International

Posted on December 9th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 13 December 2016 Open to: candidates with background in law, journalism, academia or activism with experience of working on women’s human rights Remuneration: 45,855 GBP/ 35 working hours

Description

The newly established Europe and Central Asia Regional Office at the International Secretariat of Amnesty International is seeking to appoint a dynamic, experienced researcher to the role of Western Europe Researcher with a partially thematic focus on women’s human rights.

As a research-based campaigning organization, investigating and documenting human rights issues is fundamental to our advocacy and lobbying work. The European Union team requires a researcher to take the lead in initiating and conducting strategic human rights research on Western Europe, in particular in the UK, Ireland,... Read More »

Internship with the European Council on Refugees and Exiles

Posted on November 29th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 11 December 2016 Open to: law graduates with proven knowledge of and interest in international and EU asylum and human rights law Remuneration: paid internship for 11 months (brutto 751 EUR)

Description

The European Council on Refugees and Exiles is offering an 11-month legal internship. The purpose of this position is to assist ECRE’s Legal Support and Litigation Team with legal research on specific topics relating to international protection, contributing to the EDAL database and activities by the ELENA network.

ECRE is a pan-European alliance of 90 NGOs protecting and advancing the rights of refugees, asylum-seekers and displaced persons. The mission is to promote the establishment of fair and humane European asylum policies and practices in accordance with international human rights law. The... Read More »

Alan R. and Barbara D. Finberg Fellowship

Posted on October 4th, 2016 in ArchiveRespond to this post »

Deadline: 8 October 2016 Open to: recent graduates (at the Master’s level) in the fields of law, journalism, international relations, area studies, or other relevant disciplines from universities worldwide Fellowship: USD 55,000, plus excellent employer-paid benefits

Description

Established in memory of Alan R. and Barbara D. Finberg, early supporters of Human Rights Watch (“HRW”), this fellowship is open to recent graduates (at the Master’s level) in the fields of law, journalism, international relations, area studies, or other relevant disciplines from universities worldwide. Graduates with LL.B. degrees or advanced degrees in other relevant disciplines may also be considered. Fellows typically work full-time for one year in Human Rights Watch’s New York or Washington, D.C. office. In some instances other locations may be considered. The Fellowship... Read More »