Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, on May 1st, The Globe International Center (GIC) organised a Facebook live event to celebrate World Press Freedom Day 2020. As well as this, GIC celebrated the day by awarding the 12th annual Media Freedom Award “For the Truth”, to Mongolian investigative reporter, G. Tsolmon.
Deadline: 30 April 2020
Job Opportunity The Global Network Initiative (GNI) is seeking an energetic and engaged Operations Associate. This is an entry-level position based in Washington, DC, focused on administrative and operational duties, with competitive compensation and benefits for a nonprofit organisation.
The COVID-19 outbreak has been accompanied by a surge in misinformation, disinformation, and, in some countries, government censorship, at a time when access to factual and timely information has never been so important. Annie Game, Executive Director of IFEX, urges human rights defenders to keep their eyes on the ball during the pandemic.
On February 4th, GFMD attended the event “From Analysis to Action: Unpacking “Shrinking Space ” in the Context of The EU Action Plan on Human Rights and Democracy 2020- 2024″, organised by the EPD, in cooperation with The Netherlands Institute for Multiparty Democracy, and HRDN.
Deadline: Rolling Basis
Job Opportunity Internews is seeking a new External Evaluator to work with the Asia Program Officer to conduct a final evaluation for a project that seeks to promote fundamental freedoms of speech, association and peaceful assembly, human rights, and the free flow of information online in Thailand.
Ahead of Mongolia’s next Universal Periodic Review cycle scheduled for May 2020, the Globe International Center (GIC) submitted its report to the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) on October the 3rd, 2019. The report was developed by Human Rights NGOs Forum.
September 23, Geneva, Switzerland
In the framework of the 42nd Session of The Human Rights Convention in Geneva, join The Palestinian Center for Development and Media Freedoms (MADA) in a conversation about “Hate Speech in the Arab Region”.
1 November – London, UK
Join Sky News’ Alex Crawford and BBC’s Jeremy Bowen for the Rory Peck Trust Awards 2018, celebrating freelancers working behind the camera to bring us the very latest in global affairs and news.
15 October – London, UKCity, University of London will host an evening event free-of-charge that covers the journalists who report on humanitarian crises today, and feature speakers from Ethical Journalism Network, BBC World, and more.
25 Sept to 27 Sept, Vienna, Austria
The Fundamental Rights Forum will explore concrete solutions to make fundamental rights a reality for everyone. It aims to unite more than 500 thought leaders from not just human rights organisations but also the arts, business and sports communities to help create a melting pot of innovative ideas.
Deadline: 1 October
Small Scale Local Projects are instruments of bilateral development cooperation of the Czech Republic under the auspices of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic, which are now seeking applications from organisations working in Lebanon.
Deadline: 24 September
The Fondation Hirondelle is recruiting a Head of Project in Bangladesh.
Deadline: 21 September
ARTICLE 19 is now hiring a senior legal officer. The post holder will provide legal expertise, including through analysing laws on freedom of expression and information; international, regional and national litigation; and researching developments with the view of identifying key concerns and opportunities.
Deadline: 5 September
The German Society for International Cooperation (GIZ) is hiring a consultant in the sector program, “Implementing Human Rights in Development Cooperation.”