In order to work for Civil Rights Defenders, we expect you to share our values, have a genuine interest in human rights and fundamental knowledge about the issues we work with. You should also have a degree in human rights, law, political science, international relations, journalism, communications or similar. Unfortunately we do not deal with spontaneous applications nor do we save applications for future requirements. Please keep track of the vacancies that are listed below. Civil Rights Defenders is an international human rights organisation with its headquarters in Stockholm, Sweden. We defend people’s civil and political rights and empower human rights defenders at risk worldwide.