ISHR is calling for applications for its leader Human Rights Defenders Advocacy Program in 2017 – the broad preparing program for human rights guards, so on the off-chance that you are a human rights shield quick to expand your collaboration with the UN framework, apply now!
The preparation will occur in Geneva between 29 May and 9 June 2017 and gives guards chances to put their backing abilities specifically without hesitation at the 35th session of the UN Human Rights Council.
ISHR’s Human Rights Defender Advocacy Program (HRDAP) furnishes shields with the information and aptitudes to make vital utilization of the universal human rights framework. It additionally gives a chance to members to straightforwardly take part in campaigning and promotion exercises at the UN level to impact change on the ground back home.
And accepting preparing modules on all the UN human rights components from a scope of specialists, members will likewise have the chance to fabricate arranges in Geneva and around the globe, complete campaigning of UN part States and UN staff, and gain from associates from a scope of areas taking a shot at a scope of human rights issues.
This program comprises of the accompanying components:
an) A mandatory web-based learning segment, which happens preceding eye to eye instructional courses, and backings members in solidifying existing information and creating support goals;
b) Intensive preparing in Geneva, with the vital course facilitated in June to correspond with the 35th session of the Human Rights Council and the normal dates of the 24th Annual Meeting of UN Special Procedures, concentrating on approaches to use universal human rights components viably and to impact results;
c) Specific backing at Human Rights Council sessions and other applicable gatherings, with customary criticism and associate training to gain from the encounters, including master contributions from driving human rights advocates
This program is coordinated at experienced human rights protectors in Non-Governmental Organizations or National Human Rights Institutions, who have existing support involvement with the national level and some earlier information of the global human rights framework.
For the June 2017 instructional class, ISHR will consider candidates taking a shot at no less than one of the concentration themes of the 35th session of the Human Rights Council highlighted above and additionally one of ISHR’s key priorities.3 Final choices with respect to members will be based upon the accompanying criteria:
Coordinate between candidates’ region of work/skill and ISHR’s vital needs and additionally the open doors gave by the 35th Human Rights Council;
Candidates’ information of human rights and their experience and ability to draw in with the UN human rights framework and coordinate it adequately into residential level promotion;
Candidates’ experience of completing support at the national as well as territorial level;
Candidates’ promotion duties and part inside their association;
Candidates’ eagerness to add to associate instruction in a various gathering of members;
Candidates’ shown duty to the standards of human rights, including the standards of comprehensiveness and non-segregation;
Correspondence, dialect and authoritative abilities;
The potential for a key association amongst ISHR and the candidates’ association;
Whether candidates or their associations have been suggested by a key accomplice.
The course will be completed in English. ISHR can’t give interpretation.
In recognizing and selecting members, ISHR will work intimately with driving human rights associations in each of the particular separate concentration ranges and over the world.
Taken a toll
The educational cost charge is 3000 Swiss Francs (CHF), and the normal cost of travel, settlement, suppers, routine set of expenses and program coordinations organization is around 4000 CHF for the two-week time frame.
Members who can’t meet those expenses are welcome to ask for a full or halfway grant. Full grants take care of the entire expense of 7000 CHF, while halfway grants may cover either the 3000 CHF educational cost charge or part of the members’ convenience, dinners and outlay, or travel expenses, or program coordination and organization. Grants will be ascribed at ISHR’s prudence.
Applications will be considered on a moving premise beginning quickly. Members will be exhorted by mid March on regardless of whether they have been chosen, and the accessibility of full/fractional grants.
For More Information:
Visit the Official Webpage of the Human Rights Defenders Advocacy Program 2017