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 a project on building awareness and momentum on issues of custodial violence and UNCAT. The work involves strategising, and convening various stakeholders and duty-holders around the issue, undertaking necessary research and developing educational and publicity material.
The position will be for one year, and will be based at CHRI’s headquarters in New Delhi. The candidate is expected to work independently.
Qualifications and experience:
Remuneration will be commensurate with knowledge and experience levels.
Interested candidates should apply with:
The deadline for applications is 10 September 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.