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31 Aug 2018 description
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Myanmar: End Restrictions on Humanitarian Aid in War-torn Kachin State

New report reveals how government obstructed aid to displaced Kachin since 2011

24 May 2018 description

Myanmar: Deadline to Report on Rape of Rohingya to UN

Committee Seeks Information on Rakhine State Atrocities Against Women, Girls

12 Dec 2017 description

Inaction Will Enable Further Abuse of Vulnerable Rohingya

(New York) – The United Nations Security Council should take prompt, concerted, and effective international action to respond to Myanmar’s Rohingya crisis, Human Rights Watch and 80 other nongovernmental organizations said today in a joint appeal to the council.

15 Nov 2017 description

New Report: Mounting Evidence of Genocide of Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar

International cooperation needed to halt killing and seek justice

Jobs

4 entries found
14 Dec 2018 description
job Closing date: 28 Feb 2019 Fortify Rights

Position: Malaysia Human Rights Specialist

Location: Malaysia

Contract: 1 year, renewable

Recruitment Deadline: Open until filled

Start Date: As soon as possible

Compensation: Competitive with benefits

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14 Dec 2018 description
job Closing date: 28 Feb 2019 Fortify Rights

Position: Legal Director

Location: Asia

Contract: 1 year, renewable

Recruitment Deadline: Open until filled

Start Date: TBD

Compensation: Competitive with benefits

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14 Dec 2018 description
job Closing date: 28 Feb 2019 Fortify Rights

Position: Human Rights Defender Specialist

Location: Southeast Asia

Contract: 1 year, renewable

Recruitment Deadline: Open until filled

Start Date: As soon as possible

Compensation: Competitive with benefits

ORGANIZATIONAL OVERVIEW:

14 Dec 2018 description
job Closing date: 28 Feb 2019 Fortify Rights

ORGANIZATIONAL OVERVIEW:

Fortify Rights works to ensure human rights for all. We support human rights defenders, investigate human rights violations, and engage people with power. We believe in the influence of evidence-based research, the power of strategic truth telling, and the importance of working in close collaboration with individuals, communities, and movements pushing for change. Fortify Rights is an independent, nonprofit organization based in Southeast Asia and registered in the United States and Switzerland.