Join the UAF A&P team

The Urgent Action Fund, Asia and Pacific team is a collaborative network of women and non-binary people working across Asia and the Pacific to support the resilience and resistance of movements led by women and non-binary activists and defenders. Find opportunities to join the UAF A&P team here.

Enabling Defenders Associate


Enabling Defenders Associate

Remote, Full-Time Position

We are seeking to recruit an Enabling Defenders Associate to work with the Enabling Defenders Facilitator to lead strategic support that enables women and non-binary human rights defender communities to be more aware, supportive and caring of their needs in times of risk and beyond.

This position is open to women and non-binary applicants from Asia or the Pacific regions. We encourage non-binary applicants, people with disabilities, and people from historically under-represented communities to apply. We will prioritise applications from East Asia and the Pacific.

Interested candidates please review the detailed application guidelines mentioned in the Terms of Reference and apply on or before 28 March 2023.

View application guidelines and Terms of Reference here

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