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Senior Advocacy Officer, European Region of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Intersex Association, ILGA-Europe

Deadline for application: 25 November 2019

Job summary

ILGA-Europe are looking for a Senior Advocacy Officer to join their staff team based in Brussels.

Location: Brussels


The Senior Advocacy Officer will be actively contributing to ILGA-Europe’s advocacy work aimed at bringing legal, political and social change for LGBTI people across Europe, by working with European institutions to leverage their mechanisms for change, by setting benchmarks for national governments on LGBTI equality, by engaging with governments and civil society at national level to strengthen capacity to translate political commitments into concrete measures, and by acting as a thought-leader on strategic issues for the European LGBTI movement.

The tasks of Senior Advocacy Officer will include developing and implementing effective policy and advocacy strategies with regional institutions, government or other relevant actors to respond to priorities identified by the European LGBTI movement; monitoring of developments and assessing  opportunities  for  advocacy  of  human  rights  of  LGBT  people  at  European level, as well as set out strategies on how to seize these opportunities;  developing  and  implementing  capacity  building and peer learning   for policy-makers,  civil society and practitioners at European and national levels on implementation of political commitments into concrete measures; and developing strategic partnerships and coalitions with other NGOs and relevant actors.

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by eub2 -- last modified 06 November 2019