Human rights principles, monitoring, safety, and security 

The OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODIHR) has organised a regional training course on Human rights principles, monitoring, safety, and security for human rights defenders working at international borders in the Northern Mediterranean region. 

The 5-day¬†training will¬†cover¬†the topics of¬†human rights principles at international borders,¬†human rights monitoring and advocacy strategies,¬†screening and interviewing,¬†detention and return,¬†personal¬†safety and security of human rights defenders including¬†criminalization of human rights defenders, and¬†digital safety and¬†security.¬†The training takes place¬†on¬†06 – 10¬†March 2023¬†in¬†Greece, and the applicants¬†need to be based in¬†Cyprus, Greece, Italy, Malta, T√ľrkiye or Spain.¬†Applicants will be chosen¬†in a competitive selection procedure and the costs of¬†training materials, travel and full board accommodation will be covered by ODIHR.

If interested, please find the full call for applications here and complete the online application by 19 January 2023.