In order to work for Civil Rights Defenders, we expect that you 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 have no way to handle spontaneous applications or to save applications for future needs. Please keep track of vacancies below. Civil Rights Defenders is an international human rights organisation with headquarters in Sweden. We defend people’s civil and political rights and empower human rights defenders at risk worldwide.