- The University of Padova call for applications to its Model United Nations UPR simulation is now open!
- The Geneva Academy, in collaboration with UPR Info, has opened a call for particpation in the training on "The UPR and the UN Human Rights System: Raising the Bar on Accountability".
Deadline for Applications: 16 September 2019; With visa request: 12 August 2019
Internships at UPR Info
Internships are vital to UPR Info and we strive to provide a unique learning experience that fully engages interns in meaningful work. Reporting to the Programme Manager, interns at UPR Info are given significant responsibilities, including tasks to perform both independently and in cooperation with other team members.
We are currently recruiting for two positions:
- PR Info is now officially active on Instagram! Find us at the handle @UPR_Info. Come on over and follow us to learn about the different work of our team members, for deeper insight on our in-country work, and for updates on our other programmes! We look forward to interacting with you and sharing what we do through our expanded social media presence.
- On 10-11 April 2019, 67 participants joined the UPR submission workshop, co-organised by Bir Duino Kyrgyzstan, the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights’ (OHCHR) Regional Office for Central Asia (ROCA), the National Center against Torture (NPM), the Ombudsman of the Kyrgyz Republic and UPR Info in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan. The event brought together urban and rural human rights defenders from the seven regions of the country working on a broad scope of human rights issues.