The Commonwealth Human Rights Initiative (CHRI) is an independent, non-partisan, non-profit, non-governmental organisation working for human rights across the Commonwealth. CHRI has developed a focus on Access to Information and Access to Justice, particularly police reform and prison reform, in addition to broader human rights advocacy interventions on topical issues in the countries of the Commonwealth. CHRI researches, monitors, and advocates for accountability, transparency and good governance. It makes recommendations to Commonwealth governments on these issues. www.humanrightsinitiative.org
CHRI is looking for a Project Officer for its Access to Information Programme. The position will be based at CHRI’s headquarters in New Delhi.
Responsibilities include researching, drafting and editing publications on RTI; networking with CHRI’s partners; publishing well researched articles related to RTI in the print and electronic media; creating and analysing statistical databases relating to RTI and other transparency measures; conducting project-related correspondence; maintaining project documentation, preparing progress reports for funders and other similar project-related work in general.
Remuneration will be commensurate with knowledge and experience levels.
Interested candidates should apply with:
The deadline for applications is 18 December 2019, and should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please mention the position for which you have applied in the subject line. Incomplete applications will not be considered.