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Legal Officer, Europe – Maternity Cover
MINORITY RIGHTS GROUP INTERNATIONAL
Legal Officer, Europe
This is a part-time post (2.5 days), covering maternity leave for 9 months. To be based in London, Budapest or another suitable location to be agreed.
Salary: Grade C (£29, 049 -£33,138 per annum to be pro-rated to 2.5 days per week)
MRG is currently recruiting a part time Legal Officer to cover maternity leave for a specific project in Europe. This will involve working with civil society partners to foster greater and effective participation of Roma communities in Macedonia in decisions affecting their lives in order to reduce the discrimination they experience.
Working under the supervision of the Head of Legal based in our London office, this post will work to strengthen the capacity of Roma mediators, civil society organisations, the legal community and local and national authorities to address the discrimination faced by Roma communities in Macedonia, through a combination of capacity building, legal aid clinics, community networks, litigation and advocacy.
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