OIDHR Advocacy School

ODIHR, the OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights, is organising its first Advocacy School on Gender and Politics to strengthen its engagement with civil society organisations and women’s movements in Central Europe, Eastern Europe and the South Caucasus. 

 

The school will bring together up to 25 young gender advocates to create a platform for exchange and capacity building. It will also look to develop practical advocacy campaigns on women’s political participation and gender equality in politics at national level.

The course will take place online from 13 to 17 July 2021, and the working language will be English. 

 

Who can participate

  • Participants should be up to 35 years old
  • Gender advocates, active members of women’s organisations, political foundations, mainstream human rights NGOs or non-formal civil society initiatives
  • Participants should be from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Estonia, Georgia, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Moldova, Poland, Romania, Russia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Ukraine.

 

How to apply

Applications should include basic personal data, a narrative CV (up to 500 words) and a cover letter (up to 800 words) highlighting the motivation and ideas on how the new knowledge and skills could be applied.

 

Deadline: 12 June 2021. 

 

Read more here.