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 Gerald Nagler Human Rights Traineeship is intended for lawyers at the beginning of their careers with a documented interest in human rights.

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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