OSCE
International Organization based in Austria

The OSCE stands for the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe. With 57 States from Europe, Central Asia and North America, the OSCE is the world's largest regional security organization. Our activities cover a wide range of security issues such as conflict prevention to fostering economic development, ensuring the sustainable use of naturual resources & promoting the full respect of human rights and fundamental freedoms.

All Updates

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26 May 2017 description

The SMM’s operations in Donetsk and Luhansk regions remained restricted following the fatal incident of 23 April near Pryshyb; these restrictions continued to limit the Mission’s observations. The SMM recorded more ceasefire violations in Donetsk region – including, however, fewer explosions – compared with the previous reporting period. It recorded more ceasefire violations in Luhansk region.

25 May 2017 description

SUMMARY

On 25 May 2017 at 06:48 (Moscow time), the sixty-third[1] Russian convoy arrived at the Donetsk Border Crossing Point (BCP). A total of 16 vehicles were checked by the Russian border guards and customs services prior to them crossing into Ukraine. All of the 16 vehicles had crossed back into the Russian Federation by 13:20 on 25 May.

DETAIL

Leaving the Russian Federation

24 May 2017 description

The SMM’s operations in Donetsk and Luhansk regions remained restricted following the fatal incident of 23 April near Pryshyb; these restrictions continued to limit the Mission’s observations. In Donetsk region the Mission recorded more ceasefire violations and explosions compared with the previous reporting period. In Luhansk region, the SMM recorded a similar number of ceasefire violations. It followed up on civilian casualties treated at the Donetsk Trauma Hospital. The Mission continued monitoring the disengagement areas near Stanytsia Luhanska, Zolote and Petrivske.

Maps / Infographics

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Jobs

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23 May 2017 description
job Closing date: 13 Jun 2017 Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe

Background

This position is open for secondment only and participating States are kindly reminded that all costs in relation to assignment at OSCE/ODIHR must be borne by their authorities.

Candidates should, prior to applying, verify with their respective nominating authority to which extent financial remuneration and/or benefit packages will be offered. Seconded staff members in the OSCE Secretariat and Institutions are not entitled to a Board and Lodging Allowance payable by the Organization.

16 May 2017 description
job Closing date: 06 Jun 2017 Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe

Background:

Please note that this is an extra-budgetary position; the initial contract will be for one year. The expected duration of the project is until December 2018 and the selected candidate should commit to being available for the duration of the project.

16 May 2017 description
job Closing date: 06 Jun 2017 Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe

Background:

Please note that this is an extra-budgetary position. The initial contract will be for six (6) months, with the possibility of extension subject to availability of funding.

The Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODIHR) is the principal institution of the OSCE responsible for the human dimension. ODIHR is active throughout the OSCE area in the fields of election observation, democratic development, human rights, tolerance and non-discrimination, the rule of law and advancing the rights of Roma and Sinti.

11 May 2017 description
job Closing date: 31 May 2017 Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe

Background:

The Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODIHR) is the principal institution of the OSCE responsible for the human dimension. ODIHR is active throughout the OSCE area in the fields of election observation, democratic
development, human rights, tolerance and non-discrimination, and the rule of law. ODIHR’s assistance projects and other activities are implemented in participating States in accordance with ODIHR’s mandate.

11 May 2017 description
job Closing date: 31 May 2017 Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe

Background:

The Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights is the principal institution of the OSCE responsible for the human dimension.
ODIHR is active throughout the OSCE area in the fields of election observation, democratic development, human rights, tolerance and non-discrimination, and the rule of law. ODIHR’s assistance projects and other activities are implemented in participating States in accordance with ODIHR’s mandate.