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International Legal Fellow

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Public Interest

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Attorney

Location

New York City, NY

Date Last Verified

Sep 13,2017

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Jan 09,2017
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International Legal Fellow Fellows will work on a variety of projects to advance the rights of women and girls with disabilities worldwide, including: Undertaking research on international and regional human rights law; Developing and leading trainings for local advocates to raise issues affecting women and girls with disabilities with UN human rights mechanisms; Drafting submissions to UN human rights mechanisms; and Representing the organization at meetings and conferences.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: Eligible candidates will have a degree in law and knowledge of international human rights Law. Experience working on, and commitment to, women’s rights and/or disability rights is preferred. Capable of complex legal research and analysis and should possess high quality writing, editing, and advocacy skills.
Duration: 1 year

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