The Committee on Legal Affairs and Human Rights promotes the rule of law and defends human rights. It is also responsible for a variety of activities that make it the de facto legal adviser of the Parliamentary Assembly of Council of Europe's (PACE).
The Committee comprises 87 members and their alternates. It deals with a wide range of legal and human rights topics, appointing parliamentary rapporteurs mandated to prepare reports based on in situ research, hearings and exchanges of views with experts. This work culminates in resolutions and recommendations of the Parliamentary Assembly (PACE) addressed to member states and other Council of Europe bodies.
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The tasks and responsibilities of the STEP Trainee include inter alia:
- Conducting legal research;
- Report writing on legislation in the member countries
Human Rights - General
English - Fluent
French - Good
Please state in your application clearly what are your availabilities for this STEP Traineeship.