ENNHRI (European Network of National Human Rights Institutions) brings together 42 National Human Rights Institutions (NHRIs) from across wider Europe. NHRIs are independent institutions, with a broad legislative or constitutional mandate to promote and protect human rights. They are accredited by reference to the UN Paris Principles to ensure their independence, plurality, impartiality and effectiveness. ENNHRI is one of four regional groups of NHRIs, which together make up GANHRI, the Global Alliance of NHRIs.
In 2013, ENNHRI established a Permanent Secretariat in Brussels The Secretariat supports and facilitates ENNHRI’s work, including: assisting in the establishment and accreditation of NHRIs; facilitating capacity building and training; coordinating exchange of information and best practice between members; engaging with regional mechanisms; and intervening on legal and policy developments at a European level.
ENNHRI seeks a Human Rights Officer (Accreditation) to support ENNHRI’s Secretariat in Brussels.
Responsibilities of the Human Rights Officer (Accreditation) will include:
Applications are welcomed through the application form, which can be found at this link: http://ennhri.org/New-vacancies-at-ENNHRI-Secretariat. Completed application forms should be sent to ENNHRI’s Secretariat at [email protected]. Please use the subject line ‘Human Rights Officer (Accreditation)’. Please note that we do not accept, and will not read, CVs and covering letters.
The deadline for applications is 24H00 on 27 May 2018. Interviews will be held during the week of 11 June 2018 in Brussels. For further information, please contact: [email protected].
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