Call for Applications: LLM/MPhil in Human Rights and Democratisation in Africa (HRDA)
e LLM/MPhil in Human Rights and Democratisation in Africa (HRDA) is a prestigious one-year intensive course where 25-30 exceptional individuals spend six months in Pretoria and six months at one of the 12 partner universities all over Africa. They are taught by eminent lecturers in the field of human rights and undergo many practical training exercises. It is the only course of its kind in Africa.
LLM/MPhil (HRDA) – Eligibility criteria
• Law students (LLM option): A degree allowing access to the legal profession
• Non-law students (MPhil option): An Honours degree in a discipline relevant to human rights and democratisation
Applicants must have excellent academic credentials and demonstrate human rights experience or interest. Women, as well as members of minority groups such as indigenous people, LGBTI persons and persons with
disabilities, are particularly encouraged to apply.
Deadline for applications: 31 July 2021
Apply online: www.chr.up.ac.za/hrda
Call for Applications: MPhil in Insolvency and Business Rescue
The Master of Philosophy (MPhil) in Insolvency and Business Rescue at the University of Pretoria is designed for professionals who want to attain an advanced degree while continuing to work at their respective organisations.
Although many individuals in the programme have academic credentials in law, the programme is also appropriate if your education and/or experience may be in any commerce disciplines or in sciences and engineering with the relevant experience in the field insolvency or turnaround management.
Deadline for applications: 31 March 2021
Apply online: www.up.ac.za/apply
Animal Law Reform South Africa – Executive Director
Animal Law Reform South Africa (ALRSA) is the first animal law non-profit organisation in South Africa. It is a start-up organisation that seeks to utilise the law to advance the interests of animals, humans and the environment. ALRSA is seeking a dynamic executive director to develop and lead the organisation and its institutional footprint and drive animal law efforts in South Africa.
Deadline for applications: 9 April 2021
Full description and information: ALRSA Executive Director Position