Created on Tuesday, 06 Sep 2016 16:04:46

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Paralegal Officer (Contract)

CVC is a registered charitable organization in Jamaica comprising a coalition of community leaders and non-governmental agencies providing services directly to and on behalf of Caribbean populations who are especially vulnerable to HIV infection. The organization has representatives from across the Caribbean, and works in, Antigua, Belize, Bahamas, Dominica, Jamaica, Haiti, the Dominican Republic, St. Lucia, Barbados, Grenada, Curaçao, Trinidad and Tobago, Guyana, Puerto Rico, St. Vincent, French Caribbean and Suriname. 

Through funding from the Robert Carr Network Fund (RCNF) CVC is seeking to strengthen its ability to improve access to Justice and to challenge discrimination and advance human rights of its constituent population groups through increased advocacy, improved policy monitoring and strategic litigation.  

Key Duties and Responsibilities

  • Working with key partners in documenting and reporting human rights abuses
  • Support complainants though interviewing , taking statements and referrals
  • Participating in legal advice sessions with pro-bono lawyers are
  • Drafting templates, information fact sheets, case-studies, briefings, report sheets on legal issues

Click here for a detailed TOR, Apply by Sept. 23, 2016

About the CVC

 

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Caribbean Vulnerable Communities (CVC) is a coalition of community leaders and non-governmental agencies providing services directly to and on behalf of Caribbean populations who are especially vulnerable to HIV infection or often forgotten in access to treatment and healthcare programmes.

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Contacts

For general information about the CVC, please contact us at:

  • info (@) cvccoalition.org
  • +876 631 7299
  • +876 631 7219
  • Suite #1 1D-1E Braemar Avenue
    Kingston 10
  • Jamaica
  • West Indies