• Organization TypeAssociation
  • Staff51-100
  • HeadquartersUnited States
  • Founded1878

American Bar Association Center for Human Rights

The Center for Human Rights addresses critical human rights issues, developing policy, projects, and educational initiatives to advance human rights both nationally and internationally. The Center aims to develop educational programs in the field of human rights; promote a greater understanding of and belief in the importance of human rights; collaborate with other ABA entities in the development and encouragement of human rights efforts, activities and programs; and assist in the development of appropriate ABA polices on human rights issues. Mission To develop educational programs in the field of human rights; promote a greater understanding of and belief in the importance of human rights; collaborate with other ABA entities in the development and encouragement of human rights efforts, activities and programs; and assist in the development of appropriate ABA polices on human rights issues. This mission serves the following objectives of ABA Goal IV. GOAL IV: ADVANCE THE RULE OF LAW. Objectives: 1. Increase public understanding of and respect for the rule of law, the legal process, and the role of the legal profession at home and throughout the world. 2. Hold governments accountable under law. 3. Work for just laws, including human rights, and a fair legal process. 5. Assure meaningful access to justice for all persons. 6. Preserve the independence of the legal profession and the judiciary.
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Careers

Job openings over the past year

Examples of past jobs

  • Request for Quotes: Attacks Against Human Rights Defenders American Bar Association Center for...
    United States
  • Request for Proposal: REPORT ON IMPACT OF INTERNET SHUTDOWNS ON HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENDERS IN SOUTH ASIA
    South Asia
  • Request for Quotes: Protection of Human Rights Defenders in Eastern Europe and Eurasia
    Eastern Europe
  • Request for Proposal: Working Group on Anti-Impunity Mechanisms in Latin America/Solicitud de...
    Latin America and Caribbean

Staff at American Bar Association Center for Human Rights have experience in

Sectors

  • human rights
  • civil society
  • torts / conflict resolution
  • project support
  • public

Countries

  • sudan
  • lebanon
  • united states
  • bahrain
  • tunisia

Skills

  • managerial experience
  • business development
  • international experience

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Company Offices

  • United States (headquarters)
  • Washington, DC
  • 1050 Connecticut Ave NW, Suite 400
  • District of Columbia 20036