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The Youth Initiative for Human Rights – Kosovo (YIHR KS), with the support of Civil Right Defenders is holding the secondAnti-Discrimination Law Training, which will take place from 7th – 9th of December 2012.

Information about the Training:

The Anti-discrimination Law Training is part of YIHR KS’ Human Rights Program, which intends to deepen the knowledge of law students, trainee lawyers, lawyers or NGO practitioners in this field of applicable international conventions and national legislation.

The training will offer in-depth knowledge of all anti-discrimination legal measures applicable in Kosovo including international conventions, national legislation, case law, as well as offering practical skills through workshops and a legal moot. It will also provide participants with a range of practical skills such as developing legal arguments, making verbal and written submissions and defending a discrimination case.


Applicants are required to either be a law students, graduates of law or practitioners, have an interest in Human Rights Law and in particular Anti-Discrimination Law. Additionally, in order to be successful applicants are required to demonstrate that they intend to practice in these areas of the law.

Knowledge of the English Language (spoken, written and of legal terminology) would be an asset.

Application and selection process:

Interested applicants are required to submit their CV and a short paragraph (up to 350 words) detailing their motivation to attend the training to:

Subject Heading:
Anti-Discrimination Law Training

Deadline for submitting applications: 1st of December 2012

Only suitable candidates will be contacted.