SRI is hiring an Advocacy Advisor


Sexual Rights Initiative, Geneva, Switzerland

The Sexual Rights Initiative (SRI) is hiring an Advocacy Advisor who will report to the Senior Representative of the SRI to the UN in Geneva.

Candidate Profile (Excerpt)

  • A minimum of 3 years experience in legal and policy analysis and advocacy on human rights, including reproductive and sexual rights issues
  • A degree in a related field such as: Human Rights; Political Science; Law; International Development; Public Health and Health Policy (an advanced degree would be considered an asset)
  • Strong knowledge of global and regional human rights mechanisms and instruments.
  • Knowledge of international agreements relevant to sexual and reproductive health and rights
  • Knowledge of relevant international organizations especially the United Nations and its specialized agencies
  • Strong understanding of and demonstrated commitment to reproductive and sexual rights and health
  • Experience working with government officials, particulary diplomats and foreign ministry officials
  • Preference will be given to applications from the Global South

Responsibilities (Excerpt)

  • Monitor events, developments and initiatives within the Geneva UN Human Rights mechanisms
  • Develop working relations and promote collaboration with UN agencies and other NGOs
  • support SRI’s work at the Human Rights Council, the Universal Periodic Review mechanism, the Treaty Monitoring Bodies, and Special Procedures
  • Serve as a secondary contact point for the SRI in Geneva
  • Assist with the design, planning and running of events in Geneva

To apply, please send cover letter, CV and 3 references to jobs@srigeneva.com with subject line “SRI Advocacy Advisor Application” by close of business on Tuesday 18 April, 2017.

For the detailed job description visit Sexual Rights Initiative.

There are no events to show for 2024.


There are currently no events in May


There are currently no events in June


There are currently no events in July


There are currently no events in August


There are currently no events in September


There are currently no events in October


There are currently no events in November