Organization : Asia Pacific Forum on Women, Law and Development
Type : Nonprofits / องค์กรไม่แสวงหาผลกำไร
Date : 24 Aug 2017
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Deadline : 5 / September / 2017
Asia Pacific Forum on Women, Law and Development (APWLD) is currently inviting women with a commitment to feminist movement building and capacity to work in a demanding and energetic Secretariat (based in Chiang Mai, Thailand) for a 4 days voluntary position starting 2017.
Volunteers will work with APWLD staff and members to deliver the 3rd Asia Pacific Feminist Forum 2017 which constitutes a 4 day event bringing together 300 feminists from the Asia Pacific region along with global allies. APWLD is a regional network of women’s organisations and activists in Asia Pacific, committed to building feminist movements and advancing women’s rights.
Priority will be given to women from the Asia Pacific region but male applicants and those from outside the region may also be considered.
The volunteering position is for those who have a background in and/or interest in working with women’s human rights issues on a regional level.
Interested candidates need to be able to work within a team, work well under pressure and be able to handle multiple tasks. Desired qualities include written and oral communication skills in English, while knowledge of other languages from the Asia Pacific region is an advantage.
Volunteers will preferably attend the full four day Forum 6-9th September 2017. Commitment around the Forum may be flexible depending on the individual.
How you will be involved as a volunteer organising the 3rd Asia Pacific Feminist Forum:
APWLD accepts no responsibility for costs arising from accidents and/or illness incurred while volunteering with APWLD. APWLD is not able to cover travel costs but meals are provided throughout the Forum. APWLD are committed to supporting volunteer development.
Duration: 4 days 6-9th September 2017
Language: Skills in Asia Pacific languages other than English is an asset
How to apply?
If you are interested in applying as an APFF Volunteer please email email@example.com, using subject line ‘APFF Volunteer Application’ with a brief letter of interest that outlines the following:
Contact : firstname.lastname@example.org