Council of Europe - Special Representative of the Secretary General on Migration and Refugees

TN-EI/42

DESCRIPTION OF THE STEP TRAINEESHIP PROVIDER

The Special Representative's objective is to collect and analyze information on the human rights situation of migrants and refugees in Europe.

WEBSITE

www.coe.int/migrants

TYPE OF THE STEP TRAINEESHIP PROVIDER

Intergovernmental Organisation

TRAINEESHIP TASKS

Assistance with the coordination of the Action Plan on Refugee and Migrant Children in Europe and with the implementation of the Action Plan’s projects;
- Assistance with the preparation of the Special Representative's fact-finding missions, by conducting background research and organising certain practical aspects of the mission.
- Research on migration-related topics.
- Drafting speeches and official letters (in both English and French).
- Monitoring of the ECtHR’s case-law and execution of judgments in the field of migration.
- Preparation of weekly statistical updates on the flows of migrants in CoE's Member States
- Participation in and reporting on several events.
- Translation of short texts from English into French.

ORGANISING ELSA GROUP

ELSA International

PLACE OF THE TRAINEESHIP

Strasbourg, France

EARLIEST START DATE

02/09/2019

LATEST END DATE

27/03/2020

MIN DURATION

2 month/s

MAX DURATION

5 month/s

REMUNERATION

unpaid

REQUIRED STUDY LEVEL

graduate - master

LEGAL SKILLS REQUIRED

Human Rights - General

LANGUAGE SKILLS REQUIRED

English - Fluent
AND
French - Good

NUMBER OF TRAINEES

1

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

- Applicants shall have knowledge of migration law, refugee law, children's rights and EU law.
- Please state in the application for which dates you are applying for.

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