DEADLINE: 15 April 2021
Do you want to improve your advocacy skills with academic, skill-building, mentoring, and networking opportunities? Apply for the 2021 Human Rights Advocates Program (HRAP) by Institute for the Study of Human Rights
The Program is designed for human rights activists working with #NGOs on issues including sexual and #gender-based violence, minority rights, #LGBTQI+ rights, labor rights, indigenous peoples’ rights, migration, #health, social exclusion, environmental justice, disability rights, and corporate social accountability.
Participants are selected on the basis of their previous work experience in human rights, commitment to the human rights field, and demonstrated ability to pursue graduate-level studies. Full-time students or government officials will not be considered. Applicants holding full or part-time jobs pursuing their advocacy efforts are preferred.
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The Institute for the Study of Human Rights (ISHR) was established in 1978 at Columbia University. ISHR is committed to its three core goals of providing interdisciplinary human rights education to Columbia students, fostering innovative academic research, and offering its expertise in capacity building to human rights leaders, organizations, and universities around the world.