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20 Sep 2017 description

To Permanent Representatives of Members and Observer States of the UN Human Rights Council

Geneva, 19 September 2017

RE: Renewing the Mandate of the Commission of Inquiry on Burundi and Ensuring Accountability for Serious Crimes

30 Aug 2017 description

H.E. General Prawit Wongsuwan
Deputy Prime Minister
1 Phitsanulok Road
Khwaeng Dusit, Khet Dusit
Bangkok 10300

H.E. Mr. Suwapan Tanyu-wattana
Minister of Justice
Ministry of Justice
120 Chaeng Watthana Road
Khwaeng Thung Song Hong
Khet Lak Si
Bangkok 10210

30 August 2017

Index: ASA 39/7015/2017

Dear H.E. General Prawit Wongsuwan and
H.E. Mr. Suwapan Tanyu-wattana,

26 Jun 2017 description

On the 30th anniversary of the United Nations Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment (UNCAT) – marked on June 26 as the International Day in Support of Victims of Torture – Amnesty International (AI) and the International Commission of Jurists (ICJ) welcome the commitments made by the Royal Thai Government to prevent torture and other ill-treatment and urge authorities to ensure no further delay in implementing these undertakings.

03 Mar 2017 description

To:

Permanent Representatives of Member and Observer States of the United Nations Human Rights Council

Geneva, 3 March 2017

RE: UN-MANDATED INTERNATIONAL COMMISSION OF INQUIRY OR SIMILAR INTERNTIONAL MECHANISM TO INVESTIGATE SERIOUS HUMAN RIGHTS VIOLATIONS IN RAKHINE STATE, MYANMAR

Excellencies,

Jobs

5 entries found
13 Oct 2017 description
job Closing date: 31 Oct 2017 International Commission of Jurists

The International Commission of Jurists (ICJ) is a worldwide network of judges and lawyers united in affirming international law and rule of law principles that advance human rights.

We are seeking to recruit a National Legal Adviser (lawyer) who will support Myanmar lawyers and civil society to use laws and legal mechanisms to promote and protect human rights. This is a national staff position open for applicants from Myanmar.

13 Oct 2017 description
job Closing date: 31 Oct 2017 International Commission of Jurists

The International Commission of Jurists (ICJ) is a worldwide network of judges and lawyers united in affirming international law and rule of law principles that advance human rights.

We are seeking to recruit a National Human Rights Officer who will work with Myanmar lawyers and civil society to use laws and legal mechanisms to promote and protect human rights. This is a national position for persons from Myanmar.

13 Oct 2017 description
job Closing date: 31 Oct 2017 International Commission of Jurists

The International Commission of Jurists (ICJ) is a worldwide network of judges and lawyers united in affirming international law and rule of law principles that advance human rights.

We are seeking to recruit an International Finance Officer to manage the ICJ’s Africa Regional Programme’s finances from our Regional Office. S/he will be responsible for effectively and efficiently maintaining the Programme’s finances in order to meet the ICJ’s financial reporting requirements. The position is based in Johannesburg, South Africa.

28 Sep 2017 description
job Closing date: 31 Oct 2017 International Commission of Jurists

The International Commission of Jurists (ICJ) is a worldwide network of judges and lawyers united in affirming international law and rule of law principles that advance human rights.

The ICJ is seeking to recruit an International Legal Adviser who will assist in implementing ICJ’s work in ASEAN/Southeast Asia. The ICJ programme on Asia and the Pacific is run from its Regional Office in Bangkok, Thailand. The position will be based in ICJ’s regional office or a mutually agreed upon location in Southeast Asia, with frequent travel in the region.

22 Sep 2017 description
job Closing date: 31 Oct 2017 International Commission of Jurists

The International Commission of Jurists (ICJ) is a global network of judges and lawyers united in affirming international law and rule of law principles that advance human rights.

The Asia & Pacific Regional Office is seeking to recruit a Fellow for its ASEAN/Southeast Asia Programme. The ideal candidate is a lawyer or recent law graduate with practical experience or keen interest in human rights legal advocacy. The Fellow will be exposed to ICJ’s work in Southeast Asia, with a specific focus on Philippine human rights issues.

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