Human Rights Officer

Location: Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

This post is to be found in the OHCHR Regional Office for Eastern Africa in Addis Ababa.

The Officer's main tasks and responsibilities will be to: ensure the liaison, coordination and follow-up of all human rights activities among others.


  • Advanced university degree, preferably in law, political science, international relations or other disciplines reéated to human rights.
  • A minimum of 5 years of progressively responsible professional experience in the area of human rights or related field.
  • Experience of building the capacity of NGOs and other civil society actors and of working with donor agencies is highly desirable.
  • Fluency in written and spoken English and good knowledge of French.
    Application deadline is 20 June.

    For more information and application, see: Human Rights Officer Website

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