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3 Feb 2020

Full-TimeJob Vacancy In Advocacy Forum,Job Vacancy For Human Right Officer,

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Job Description


Organization: Advocacy Forum


Position: Human Rights Officer


Province-1 Biratnagar-1

Province-2 Janakpur/Birgunj-1

Gandaki Province- Pokhara-1


Karnali Province-Surkhet-1


• Regular visit to government detention facilities, provide legal counseling to the detainees and provide legal assistance to the needy detainees,
• Interview and attend to victims and ensure systematic documentation and archiving of the cases of human rights violations and carry out the necessary intervention,
• Update and follow up of the past and ongoing cases, intact the data of detainees and the cases of human rights violations,
• Develop strategies for litigation of emblematic cases,
• Draft court cases and PILs and provide legal assistance to the indigent victims,
• Assist the project coordinator in planning, implementation of the project activities,
• Assist the project team in project-related publication and research works,
• Identify and liaise with concerned stakeholders and other human rights organization, and victims community,
• Provide logistical support during the trainings, stakeholders meeting including other office programs and activities,
• Develop the contents and modality of consultation, meetings with stakeholders.
• Represent Advocacy Forum-Nepalon various forums and meetings,
• Strengthen Advocacy Forum-Nepal’s relationship with other human rights community.


• Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 2 years relevant experience in human rights, rule of law, and litigation. Enthusiast fresher are also encouraged to apply.
• Proficient knowledge of national and international law related to Transitional Justice, prevention of torture, protection and promotion of human rights,
• Experience and a driven interest in research, report writing, and work on AF’s thematic issues,
• Familiarity with liaison and coordination with government authorities, national and international community, partner organizations, and stakeholders is an advantage,
• Adept command over written and spoken English and Nepali,
• Proficient computer skills,
• Aptitude in translating and editing legal documents(English to Nepali and vice versa),
• Capability to work under pressure in a diverse group,
• Flexible working hours.
• Committed to human rights issues.

Last date to apply: 5 February 2020


Interested and qualified candidates are encouraged to submit their CV along with a cover letter to: or drop the necessary credentials within 7 days of the publication of this vacancy announcement to the following address:

Human Resource Department

Advocacy Forum-Nepal

LamtingMarga, Baluwatar

P.O. Box: 21798

Only applicants who are short-listed will be contacted for the further selection process.

(Advocacy Forum-Nepal is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified women, persons with disability, and members from marginalized communities are encouraged to apply.)

Note : To apply please follow above instructions.

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