2013 Senior Indigenous Fellow Position
OHCHR, January 2013

The Indigenous Peoples and Minorities Section (IPMS) of the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) is seeking an indigenous person to fill the position of “Senior Fellow” for a duration of four months (1 May – 30 August 2013). The fellowship aims at giving the selected indigenous person an in-depth understanding of the international human rights system and mechanisms, especially those dealing with indigenous issues, and also allows him/her to develop an extensive contact network with OHCHR and other UN and NGOs staff in Geneva. The selected candidate will be entitled to a monthly stipend that will cover basic living expenses in Geneva, as well as return ticket and basic health insurance. Interested candidates should submit their applications by fax or by post to the IPMS at the OHCHR in Geneva by 15 February 2013. For queries and clarifications please contact: fellowship(at)ohchr.org. Further information …