Latest from GCA


  • Deadline Extended: Mentoring Programme 2016

    Posted 3 February 2016

    The deadline for the GCA Mentoring Programme 2016 has been extended! If you know someone who might be interested, or that may make a good mentor – please forward the call! Here is your chance to reflect on your career and human rights!  You know that often it’s not the answers but the questions which make you grow. That’s what the GCA Mentoring Programme is about. It connects alumni one-on-one for support, advice and the exchange of fresh ideas. For more information click here. How to apply? Fill in the application form and send your CV to mentoring@globalcampusalumni.org. Deadline for applications: 14th February 2016. Application form Mentees 2016 Application form Mentors 2016

  • Call for Applications: GCA Mentoring Programme 2016!

    Posted 12 January 2016

    Here is your chance to reflect on your career and human rights!  You know that often it’s not the answers but the questions which make you grow. That’s what the GCA Mentoring Programme is about. It connects alumni one-on-one for support, advice and the exchange of fresh ideas. For more information click here. How to apply? Fill in the application form and send your CV to mentoring@globalcampusalumni.org. Deadline for applications: 1st February 2016. Application form Mentees 2016 Application form Mentors 2016

  • Call for Applications: GCA Mentoring Programme 2016!

    Posted 12 January 2016

    Here is your chance to reflect on your career and human rights!  You know that often it’s not the answers but the questions which make you grow. That’s what the GCA Mentoring Programme is about. It connects alumni one-on-one for support, advice and the exchange of fresh ideas. For more information click here. How to apply? Fill in the application form and send your CV to mentoring@globalcampusalumni.org. Deadline for applications: 1st February 2016. Application form Mentees 2016 Application form Mentors 2016

  • Feature: Europe or Death

    Posted 12 January 2016

    “Most get on the rubber boat thinking that they are going to die, but their desperation and determination are stronger than anything – ‘When you get on the boat it’s Europe or death'” Laura Pasquero (E.MAlumni 2006/7 and former Secretary General) currently works as Humanitarian Affairs Officer at MSF Sea rescue operation. Here is an article she has written about her experiences working with MSF on the Mediterranean shores in the last few months. Read full article

  • CfA: EIUC EU-UN Fellowship Programme 2016

    Posted 8 December 2015

    EIUC is offering to the E.MA graduates of the past 5 years, two positions as fellows in the framework of the EIUC Fellowship Programme. The Fellowship will start on Monday, 1 February 2016 and will end on Friday, 29 July 2016 (dates may vary depending on availability of delegations). The placement offices will be the European Union Delegations in Geneva and New York (one fellow for each office for the entire duration of the programme) where the fellows will assist the delegation in following the United Nations Human Rights Council and United Nations General Assembly and related bodies dealing with Human Rights. Interested candidates should send an updated cv (specifying the title of their E.MA Thesis) and one letter of motivation by Sunday, 13 December 2015 at 11 p.m. (CET) to lucia.fanicchi@eiuc.org. Click here for more information.

  • Call for applications: Facilitators for the E.MA Career Day 2016

    Posted 26 November 2015

    The E.MA Programme is once again offering an exciting opportunity for several E.MAlumni to return to the Lido to facilitate the annual EIUC/E.MAlumni Career Day. Career Day will take place on 29 January 2016 and focuses on providing current Masterini with guidance on potential career opportunities and professional advice in the field of human rights and democracy. Deadline for Application: Thursday, 10 December 2015. For more information click here.

  • Human Rights Defenders Custer 3-5 November 2015

    Posted 5 November 2015

    For the last few years Masteroni have been invited to teach the human rights defenders cluster in Venice. This year’s edition is currently taking place (from the 3-5 November 2015) and is a great opportunity to contribute to the E.MA programme. The Masteroni that have returned to Venice to teach this year’s cluster are: Giorgio Caracciolo (2004-5), Sanna Eriksson (2009-10) and Patrick Berg (2000-2001) as well as E.MAlumni Board Member Kersty McCourt who is coordinating the module. The human rights defender cluster looks at the role of HRDs and the current threats and challenges faced given the increasing restrictions on space for civil society. It also looks at case studies from our Masteroni’s own experience from Egypt, Ethiopia and many other countries. We are very excited about it and are sure that it’ll be a success!

  • Call for applications for the Master in Democratic Governance! Deadline 16th November

    Posted 5 November 2015

    Do you know anyone who is be interested in Decmocracy and Human Rights in the MENA region? The call for applications for the Master in Democratic Governance is still open! The deadline is the 16th of November! The Master in Democratic Governance is a unique programme designed to meet the needs of students, professionals and experts who want to specialise in the field of democratic governance and human rights with a focus on the Arab world, but also gain the practical experience needed to build or improve their career/research activities. For more information click here.

  • Cast your VOTE

    Posted 5 June 2015

    The General Assembly polls have just opened – All Active members are invited to cast their vote ASAP and by 7June 23:59 CET by clicking on this link *** Your vote is extremey important*** We look forward to your participation The E.MAlumni Board

  • We are hiring! Secretary General, GCA & E.Malumni

    Posted 26 May 2015

    We are accepting applications for the position of Secretary General for the GCA and the E.MAlumni Association. Passionate about human rights and building organisations and networks, you understand organisational development and international issues and debates around human rights. You are experienced at creating and implementing successful communication, outreach and fundraising strategies. A key focus of the network is career development and mentoring of human rights professionals – and to realise the potential of alumni across all regions. Read the full job description here

  • PRISMA Human Rights Photo Contest.

    Posted 24 May 2015

    The Global Campus of Master’s Programmes and Diplomas in Human Rights and Democratisation is pleased to announce the first edition of PRISMA Human Rights Photo Contest. The Photo Contest has just opened and will accept submissions through June 30 2015. For full information on teh context click here

  • Training seminar “Dublin III, two years on. Asylum seekers and refugees in the EU and beyond”

    Posted 20 April 2015

    Training seminar on “Dublin III, two years on. Asylum seekers and refugees in the EU and beyond” Two years into the enddorsement of the "Dublin III regulation", international protection provided by the EU to the increasing number of asylum seekers fleeing their countries is being challenged. The training programme shall provide lawyers and professionals involved in the implementation of asylum and refugee policies, with tools for better understanding and use of the relevant international and European legal instruments. Dates: 19-21 June 2015 Deadline for enrollment: 21 May 2015 Deadline for early bird enrolment: 25 April 2015 Location: Monastery of San Nicolò, Venice Lido (Italy) Training Responsibles: Paolo De Stefani Project Manager: Elisabetta Noli More information: http://eiuc.org/training-seminars/asylum-seekers-and-refugees/trainining.html

  • Electoral Observation Course – Sogn up before 5 April!

    Posted 23 March 2015

    EIUC Electoral Observation specialised training Open and legitimate elections are the indispensable foundation for sustainable development and an effective democracy and actions supporting the right to participate in genuine elections can play a major role in sustaining peace, security and conflict prevention. Support takes the form of electoral assistance projects and election observation missions. This requires skilled and trained observers. APPLY for this unique course and opportunity and take the first step towards your Election observation career. Full info available at: EIUC's website Deadline for applications: 5 April.

  • E.MA Fellow Vacancy

    Posted 20 February 2015

    Apply by 1 April 2015 VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT:E.MA Fellow in International Relations or law or philosophy 2015/2016 The European Inter-University Centre for Human Rights and Democratisation (EIUC) is looking to appoint a highly qualified individual as E.MA Fellow in Venice-Lido, Italy. The initial assignment is for the period between 1 May 2015 and 31 January 2016, with the possibility of renewal subject to performance and funding. Functions and tasks The E.MA Fellow will work as a member of the academic and administrative unit of the E.MA Programme under the supervision of the E.MA Programme Director. The position involves a combination of academic and administrative responsibilities connected with the E.MA Programme. Tasks will include the following: 1. To act as a continuous academic resource reference for students. This task can be further specified as follows: To assist students in developing their Master’s Thesis research proposals to be presented in view of the choice of the…

  • Career Day 2015

    Posted 19 February 2015

    Watch the interviews to our Alumni who took part in the Career Day 2015 in Venice!

  • GCA Mentoring Programme

    Posted 17 February 2015

    : Some places are still available for Mentees. Please see here how to register.

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