IHRC JOB LISTING LINKS

MULTI-REGION INTERNATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS JOB LISTING LINKS

American Bar Association Career Network
http://www.abanet.org/careercounsel
The Career Network is the ABA's central source for online information on finding jobs and enhancing lawyers' careers. Maintained by the ABA-CLE Career Resource Center, the site offers tips on finding the right job and maximizing career opportunities as well as providing ABA job postings, tools and links to career related resources.

American Society for International Law (ASIL) 
http://www.asil.org/career-development.cfm 
ASIL's career development webpage - geared toward law students. 

Amnesty International
http://web.amnesty.org/web/links.nsf
Links to worldwide websites in the area of human rights arranged by practice area.

Derechos Human Rights
http://www.derechos.org/
An online human rights organization working for the promotion and respect of human rights all over the world.

Human Rights Internet (HRI)
http://www.hri.ca/
Founded in 1976, HRI is a leader in the exchange of information within the worldwide human rights community. Launched in the United States, HRI has its headquarters in Ottawa, Canada.

Human Rights Resource Center
http://www.hrusa.org/
Creates and distributes Human Rights Education (HRE) resources via electronic and print media, trains activists, professionals, and students as human rights educators and builds advocacy networks to encourage effective practices in human rights education. Visit the Training and Field Opportunities section to see jobs, fellowships, internships and other opportunities that are affiliated with the center

International and Comparative Disability Law Resources
http://www.law.syr.edu/lawlibrary/electronic/humanrights.asp
Website developed to assist researchers and advocates in the field of international disability law.

International Career Employment Center
http://www.internationaljobs.org/
A subscription web resource for international opportunities.

Job Resources
http://us.oneworld.net/
Links to vacancies provided by world wide human rights organizations.

Lawyers Without Borders
http://www.lawyerswithoutborders.org/
Global association of lawyers dedicated to the promotion and protection of human justice via pro bono service.

United Nations
http://www.unsystem.org/
Official website locator for the UN system of organizations; includes vacancy listings.

United Nations Conference on Trade and Development
http://www.unctad.org/Templates/StartPage.asp?intItemID=2068&lang=1
World directory of Competition authorities working in the area of competition law and policy and consumer protection; arranged alphabetically by country.

Victim Services
http://www.safehorizon.org/page.php?nav=sb&page=resources#Domestic%20Violence%20and%20Dating%20Abuse
Links to international domestic violence resources.

Women's Groups
http://www.distel.ca/womlist/womlist.html
World directory of women's organizations divided by country. Contact information and brief descriptions of each organization are provided.

GENERAL (INCLUDING SOME INTERNATIONAL)

Advancement Project
http://www.advancementproject.org/
An innovative civil rights law, policy, and communications “action tank” that advances universal opportunity and a just democracy for those left behind in America. The project believes that sustainable progress can be made when multiple tools—law, policy analysis, strategic communications, technology, and research— are coordinated with grassroots movements. Sign up on website to receive mailing list which includes action updates, job listings, and announcements regarding grants and other funding sources.

Alliance for Conflict Transformation
http://www.conflicttransformation.org/
Dedicated to building peace through innovative education, training, research and practice worldwide. ACT works with educators, youth, community and religious leaders, non-governmental organizations, and governmental agencies to transform social conflicts into opportunities for peaceful change. Includes a jobs/scholarships announcements forum.

American Bar Association Career Network
http://www.abanet.org/careercounsel
The Career Network is the ABA's central source for online information on finding jobs and enhancing lawyers' careers. Maintained by the ABA-CLE Career Resource Center, the site offers tips on finding the right job and maximizing career opportunities as well as providing ABA job postings, tools and links to career related resources.

Coalition on Human Needs
http://www.chn.org/
An alliance of national organizations working together to promote public policies which address the needs of low-income and other vulnerable populations. CHN's Job Announcements page features announcements from our members about employment opportunities relating to a wide range of fields, including public policy, congressional relations, communications, research, advocacy, law, and community organizing, as well as a listing for internships.

Environmental Law Alliance Worldwide
http://www.elaw.org/
ELAW gives public interest lawyers and scientists the training and resources they need to help communities protect the environment through law. Visit the Resources section to find job opportunities, legal and scientific resources grouped by region or topic.

Human Rights Resource Center
http://www.hrusa.org/
Creates and distributes Human Rights Education (HRE) resources via electronic and print media, trains activists, professionals, and students as human rights educators and builds advocacy networks to encourage effective practices in human rights education. Visit the Training and Field Opportunities section to see jobs, fellowships, internships and other opportunities that are affiliated with the center.

USA Jobs
http://www.usajobs.opm.gov/
USAJOBS is the official job site for the United States Federal Government. Ability to browse jobs by Agency, State and Occupation, as well as search for international opportunities.

MULTI-REGION INTERNATIONAL

American Society for International Law (ASIL) 
http://www.asil.org/career-development.cfm 
ASIL's career development webpage - geared toward law students. 

Amnesty International
http://web.amnesty.org/web/links.nsf
Links to worldwide websites in the area of human rights arranged by practice area.

Derechos Human Rights
http://www.derechos.org/
An online human rights organization working for the promotion and respect of human rights all over the world.

Human Rights Internet (HRI)
http://www.hri.ca/
Founded in 1976, HRI is a leader in the exchange of information within the worldwide human rights community. Launched in the United States, HRI has its headquarters in Ottawa, Canada.

International and Comparative Disability Law Resources
http://www.law.syr.edu/lawlibrary/electronic/humanrights.asp
Website developed to assist researchers and advocates in the field of international disability law.

International Career Employment Center
http://www.internationaljobs.org/
A subscription web resource for international opportunities.

Job Resources
http://us.oneworld.net/
Links to vacancies provided by world wide human rights organizations.

Lawyers Without Borders
http://www.lawyerswithoutborders.org/
Global association of lawyers dedicated to the promotion and protection of human justice via pro bono service.

United Nations
nsystem.org/
Official website locator for the UN system of organizations; includes vacancy listings.

United Nations Conference on Trade and Development
http://www.unctad.org/Templates/StartPage.asp?intItemID=2068&lang=1
World directory of Competition authorities working in the area of competition law and policy and consumer protection; arranged alphabetically by country.

Victim Services
http://www.safehorizon.org/page.php?nav=sb&page=resources#Domestic%20Violence%20and%20Dating%20Abuse
Links to international domestic violence resources.

Women's Groups
http://www.distel.ca/womlist/womlist.html
World directory of women's organizations divided by country. Contact information and brief descriptions of each organization are provided.

AFRICA

African Human Rights NGOs
http://www1.umn.edu/humanrts/africa/toc.htm
Extremely comprehensive site, with detailed organization information from a study conducted in 1994, however, the contact information may no longer be reliable.

The South African Legal Assistance Network (SALAN)
http://www.salan.org/
Site listing links to African NGOs as well as information, reports, and news about the activities conducted in the region.

ASIA-PACIFIC

Human Rights-related organizations in Nepal
http://www.hri.ca/partners/insec/Yb1992/Ch3.shtml
List of national non-profit organizations working in the area of human rights, providing detailed description of the organization and contact information.

NGOs in India
http://www.indianngos.com/
List of NGOs (including contact information and brief description of the organization) in India sorted by practice area; information on career opportunities.

UNIFEM East and Southeast Asia
http://www.unifem-eseasia.org/
Directory of organizations in East and South-East Asia working on elimination of violence against women.

Worldwide East Timor Human Rights Groups
http://www.etan.org/ifet/support.html
List of East Timor Support and Solidarity Groups Worldwide, arranged by name and country.

LATIN AMERICA

Columbian Communications Network
http://www.colnodo.apc.org/
A communications network that provides information for NGOs dedicated to community development; information is in English and Spanish.

Directories of NGOs in Central America
http://www.arias.or.cr/
List of recently published Directories of NGOs in Central America; information is in Spanish.

Human Rights in Mexico
http://www.redtdt.org.mx/
List of NGOs in Mexico, working in the area of human rights; information is in Spanish.

NGOs Against Corruption in Latin America
http://www.respondanet.com/
List of NGOs in Latin America focused on government reform and citizen participation; sorted by country and name; information is in English.

NGOs in Brazil
http://www.abong.org.br/
Comprehensive list of NGOs in Brazil; searches can be performed by name, region, or state of the Federation; information is in Portuguese.

Women's Rights in Latin America
http://www.derechos.org/nizkor/la/ong.html
List of national CLADEMs working for women's rights in 16 Latin American countries; information is in Spanish.

MIDDLE EAST

Human Rights Organizations in Arabian Countries
http://www.arablaw.com/
Links to international and national organizations working in the area of human rights in several Middle Eastern countries.

Middle East Children's Alliance
http://www.mecaforpeace.org/
List of recommended web links to Middle East NGOs focused on the welfare of Near Eastern Children.