MANASA Centre for Development and Social Action (MANASA) invites applications for various vacancies for Misereor project. This document mentions all details regarding the current openings at MANASA. For more details about, MANASA, please visit – http://www.sichrem.org.
MANASA believes in affirmative action and encourages applications from women, LGBTIQ candidates, candidates from Dalit and Adivasi communities, religious and ethnic minorities, and persons with disability.
Type: Researchers (Monthly Stipend Rs. 20,000)
Posts: 18 (Eighteen) Across India
Locations: Respective state
This is a part time position wherein experienced grassroots activists will contribute towards protecting and strengthening constitutional values within their states in the framework of SDGs with special reference to SDG16.
The researchers supported through this research program are expected to document instances pertaining to SDG 16 in their respective states. The researchers will also closely associate and engage with SHRIs (State Human Rights Institutions) and legal aid authorities in their states. The researchers are expected to support the formation of networks towards realization of SDG 16.
The program will be for three years and the decision of continuity of researchers will be taken at the end of every six months based on an objective evaluation.
The researchers should have considerable experience in working with civil society organizations and social movements at the grassroots level in their respective states and should be willing to closely collaborate with civil society networks and groups, journalists, academics etc. They can be associated with various organizations, networks, and platforms but not as fulltime employees with the same.
Researchers based in the following states can apply or the SDG 16 research program: Andhra Pradesh, Bihar, Delhi, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jharkhand, Kerala, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Odisha, Punjab, Tamil Nadu and Uttarakhand.
Reading and writing the local languages in the state where the applicant is based is essential.
Please send your biodata / resume and a letter of reference to firstname.lastname@example.org latest by August 20, 2021. Please do clearly mention in the email subject ‘Fellowship Application-State-District’, for example, ‘Fellowship Application-Karnataka-Bangalore’. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
The first phase of research program will commence from September 1, 2021.