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Because of their work, Human Rights Defenders are often subject to persecution and harassment, punishment, arbitrary arrest or detention, especially in countries lacking an effective rule of law

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April 16

We are hiring - The Secretariat of ProtectDefenders.eu is looking for a Finance Officer (Turkey project)

The Fondation Internationale pour les Défenseurs des Droits de L’Homme (FIDDH), Secretariat of  ProtectDefenders.eu is currently recruiting a Finance Officer. This is an exciting opportunity for someone with some experience in EU funded projects and/or Grants,  who will play a crucial role in the successful implementation of the project Comprehensive Support to Human Rights Defenders in Turkey.

Applications comprising a CV with at least two references and a cover letter (please mention your availability) should be sent by email to recruit@ProtectDefenders.eu before May 3 2019.

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We are hiring - The Secretariat of ProtectDefenders.eu is looking for a Programme Officer (Turkey project)

The Fondation Internationale pour les Défenseurs des Droits de L’Homme (FIDDH) - Secretariat of  ProtectDefenders.eu is currently recruiting a Programme Officer. This is an exciting opportunity for someone with experience in Human Rights in the Turkey context and/or Grants, with strong communication and administrative skills, who will play a crucial role in the successful implementation of the project Comprehensive support to Human Rights Defenders in Turkey.

Applications comprising a CV with at least two references and a cover letter (please mention your availability) should be sent by email to recruit@ProtectDefenders.eu before May 3 2019.

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People who, individually or collectively, work peacefully on behalf of others to promote and defend internationally recognised human rights.

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