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ICRC recruits Trainee for the Protection of the Civilian Population

ICRC is hiring a qualified Trainee for the Protection of the Civilian Population located in Switzerland.

He/She will work with the community-based protection advisor in supporting and orienting field delegations on integrating the CBP approach in their analysis and responses to affected populations.

Additionally the successful candidate will assist in the finalizing of guidelines and training materials on the ICRC CBP methodology and implementing the partnership with DRC on humanitarian mediation.

Also the successful candidate will work with the adviser on internal displacement to support field delegations in operationalizing the ICRC’s approach to internal displacement and strengthening the protection part of the response.

She/He will have a Master’s Degree (ideally in international humanitarian law, human rights, humanitarian action, international relations, gender studies, political or social sciences, etc.)

The successful applicant has a maximum one year work experience (2 years if it is supplemented with traineeships) after the last graduation, with an international organization or an NGO (particularly working on issues related to protection of civilian population and/or gender and diversity or sexual violence or community-based programming approaches or internal displacement).

To apply for this position fluency is required in French and English.

The deadline for this vacancy is 23. July 2018.

To apply please visit the official website

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