EC Terms of Reference - Promotion of Human Rights in Pakistan - Senior Human Rights expert / Training and Capacity Development Expert in Pakistan
The overall objective of the project is to support the continued efforts of the Government of Pakistan for the promotion of Human Rights, to further enhance the capacity of the federal and provincial institutions and to promote and create awareness of duty bearers and the general public in area of human rights by designing relevant actions under each result identified in the Terms of Reference in order to concretize the planned interventions under the programme "Promotion of Human Rights in Pakistan".
The aim of the assignment is to provide technical assistance in order to strengthen the institutional Human Rights framework in Pakistan as well as the capacity of key government ministries at federal and provincial level and independent commissions to promote, implement and monitor Human Rights in line with International Treaty obligations and awareness and knowledge on Human Rights through continuous training and communication.
The expert will be hired consultation and agreement with MOHR. The expert must hold a minimum Master’s degree in one or more of the following fields : Law, Public Administration, Social and Political Science, Business Administration, Development Administration, International Relations or Public Policy.
The expert will be based in Islamabad with occasional travel to the capital cities of the four provinces (Lahore, Karachi, Quetta and Peshawar).
General professional experience
Specific professional experience and skills
Professional experience and in depth understanding of the institutional landscape and policy framework in place for the promotion and protection of Human Rights in Pakistan.