Organization: Bureau for Institutional Reform and Democracy
Closing date: 31 Jan 2016
BiRD is currently looking for an expert in the justice sector for the position of Senior (Para-)Legal Advisor for the following GIZ Justice Sector project in Zambia:
Civil Society Participation Programme (co-financed by EU „Programme for legal Empowerment and Enhanced Justice Delivery)“
The objective of the project is:
“Improve justice delivery for all, and enhance respect for, and protection and fulfilment of human rights”.
The project will focus on two expected result areas:
(1) Strengthened legal empowerment of rights-holders and access to legal assistance in civil and criminal cases with specific attention to the differentiated needs, situations and requirements of women, children and persons with disabilities; and
(2) Strengthened policy and institutional frameworks and coordination amongst stakeholders for efficient, effective and inclusive justice delivery.
Key tasks of the NLTE include:
Furthermore, given the prominent professional role it is essential that the long-term expert has either already been trained in Capacity WORKS, or undergoes training by a GIZ-accredited multiplier before the commencement of the project/programme.
How to apply:
Applications and updated CVs are accepted on a rolling basis and should be submitted before 31 January, 2016 to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please note that only excellent experts meeting most or all of the above criteria and having an excellent and verifiable track record will be considered.