Gerald Nagler Human Rights Traineeship

Gerald and Nazli
Nazli Pirayehgar and Gerald Nagler. Nazli was the first lawyer to join the Gerald Nagler Human Rights Traineeship.

The traineeship is made possible thanks to the generous support provided by the founder and honorary chair of Civil Rights Defenders, Gerald Nagler.

It is a one-year program at the Civil Rights Defenders head office in Stockholm. Please note that the traineeship requires you to be able to speak and write Swedish fluently.

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The application period for 2022 is closed. If you want to know more about the traineeship, please contact us at

Read more about our previous trainees