Call For Applications: HRLN’s National Consultation On Violence And Discrimination Against Women

Call For Applications: HRLN’s National Consultation On Violence And Discrimination Against Women

Law students, young lawyers and social activists looking to work in the field of human rights and women's justice, are invited to apply for HRLN’s Centre for Constitutional Rights, India’s, National Consultation on Contemporary Developments in the Law Relating to Violence and Discrimination against Women.

The five-day training programme will be packed with sessions from some of the country’s most active human rights defenders, lawyers and civil society groups.

Dates: June 19-23, 2018

Place: Goa, India

Who should apply: Young lawyers, law students or social activist who intend to use the law to advance human rights, wish to work in the field of women’s justice and fight against violence and discrimination against women.

Selection process: Participants will be selected based on their application forms and their ability to demonstrate how they would apply the lessons of the Institute. Preference will be given to young lawyers and activists who wish to work in the field of human rights and belong to minority sections and SC/STs. Participants are required to stay for the duration of the course.

How to apply: Applications must be sent by May 15, 2018, and participants will be selected on the basis of these applications. To apply, click here. If you are unable to apply online, download the application form and e-mail the same, along with your CV to [email protected].

Travel: Mandatory arrival date for the course is Monday, June 18, 2018. Departure will be on June 24, 2018. Participants are responsible for incurring their travel costs to and from the institute.

Fees:




The fees for the five-day course will be Rs 10,000.  This covers the training, resource package, spartan accommodation and all meals. Breakfast, lunch and dinner will be available for all participants. Minorities, SC/ST and financially weak applicants may apply for concessions.







For the selected candidates, fees must be paid on or before Monday, April 23, 2018, through a mode communicated to them after the selection process is over.



For more details or questions, please write to [email protected] or [email protected].

For a tentative programme, click here.