Advocacy Assistant on voluntary basis with stipend

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Mobile Info Team

What we need: We are looking for our next volunteer Advocacy Assistant! Mobile Info Team is a Greece-based organisation that provides legal advice and information to people seeking asylum and refugees throughout Greece and as part of the Border Violence Monitoring Network - an independent Network of NGOs and associations mainly based in the Balkan regions and in Greece - monitors human rights violations at Europe’s borders and advocates to stop the violence exerted against people on the move.

We are seeking a dedicated, enthusiastic, compassionate individual with strong knowledge of human rights and issues affecting people-on-the-move.

Key responsibilities:

  • Undertake research and analysis for policy papers, UN submissions, research reports and media pieces

  • Assist in the management of social media to raise awareness on the situation in Greece

  • Assist with drafting advocacy materials

  • Quantitative and qualitative data collection, including tasking testimonies of border violence

  • Monitor the human rights situation in Greece

Essential skills/experience: Degree in a relevant field (law, human rights, refugee studies etc.); excellent writing skills; experience in research, policy or advocacy.

Desirable: Knowledge of push-backs and/or border violence; knowledge of the Common European Asylum System; knowledge of the Greek refugee context; social media experience; willing to relocate to Greece.

Commitment: We are looking for a commitment of at least 6 months starting around February 2022. A small monthly stipend will be offered.

How to apply: To apply, please send a cover letter and CV to contact@mobileinfoteam.org. Please indicate your availability and your consent to process your personal data.

For more information about our organization:

Website: https://www.mobileinfoteam.org/

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/mobileinfoteam/

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/mobileinfoteam/

We look forward to you joining the team!

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About Mobile Info Team

Location:

street: I. Koletti 19B, Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki 54627, GR

Mission Statement

RELIABLE INFORMATION IS SOMETIMES MORE VALUABLE THAN FOOD OR CLOTHES.

Description

The Mobile Info Team is a group of independent volunteers providing information to asylum seekers, migrants and refugees in Northern Greece. We assist families and individual asylum seekers by providing dedicated, long-term support during their asylum and family reunification cases. We research legal and political developments relevant to migrants in Greece and Europe, and disseminate information through our daily hotline and Facebook page ( www.facebook.com/ mobileinfoteam). We advocate for refugee rights and seek to keep asylum-seekers informed on an accessible platform.

Advocacy & Human Rights
Immigrants & Refugees
Justice & Legal

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

ThessalonikiThessaloniki, Greece

(40.64006,22.94442)
 

SKILLS

  • Advocacy
  • Research
  • Verbal / Written Communication

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 25
  • minimum commitment of 6 months required.

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