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Our success over the years has been achieved with the help of many committed volunteers who contribute on average 17,000 hours per year. We can’t do it without you! There are many ways to get involved:

• Helping out with programs, particularly the annual International Human Rights Training Program in Montreal
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• Host a family dinner during the International Human Rights Training Program in Montréal

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Title:                         Office Manager
Location:                 Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Status:                       One-year contract, Full-time position with possibility of renewal

Application deadline:   April 7, 2017, 17h00

Equitas is seeking a full-time Office Manager to manage core organizational functions related to Board Governance, Human Resources and Internal Communications.

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EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: Program Officer, Francophone Africa

Title:                     Program Officer II, Francophone Africa
Terms:                  Full-time 12-month contract (maternity leave replacement)
Location:              Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Start Date:           May 8, 2017
Salary Scale:       48 000 $ – 63 000 $ (commensurate with experience) + benefits
Application deadline:    Wednesday, March 29, 2017, 16h00

Only applicants currently eligible to work in Canada can be considered.

Equitas is currently looking for a full-time Program Officer to join the Francophone Africa team. Reporting to the Director of Programs, she/he manages and implements the activities of our human rights education program in seven Francophone African countries (Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Côte d’Ivoire, DRC, Rwanda and Senegal), mainly working on the Prevention of Torture in the Francophonie project. She/he works with members of the Program and Education Units in the development, implementation and evaluation of program activities.

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OFFRE DE CONTRAT : Assistante/Assistant de programme, coordination d’évènement

Titre : Assistante ou Assistant de programme, coordination d’événement, Programme Canada 

Type d’emploi : Contrat, 15 jours entre 10 avril – 5 mai, avec possibilité de renouvellement

Lieu de travail : Montréal, Québec, Canada

Date de début : aussitôt que possible – les entrevues auront lieu entre le 3 et 5 avril

Date limite pour soumettre sa candidature : le 31 mars, 2017

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There are presently no internships on offer.

For more information on volunteering, jobs and internships: Pego Brennan at 514-954-0382 ext. 240 or

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