Opportunity: Human Rights Reports Editor/Consultant Position
Amhara Association of America (AAA) is a civic organization based in the United States with members throughout North America with a mission to Inform, Organize, and Empower Amharas in North America to stand together and support the Amhara Movement in our native land Ethiopia. AAA undertakes several activities to achieve this mission, including:
Organize Amharas in America as a strong and vibrant community capable of contributing to the Amhara people in Ethiopia.
Partner with like-minded Ethiopian organizations in the U.S., Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and Ethiopia to educate the international community on Amhara issues.
Engage members of congress, the U.S. State Department, human rights organizations, and the media about the plights of Amharas in Ethiopia and propose policies for Ethiopia to end atrocities and move Ethiopia towards real democracy and stability.
Provide financial assistance to Amharas in Ethiopia impacted by targeted attacks.
AAA has been leading Amhara's advocacy effort in the United States and beyond since its establishment in 2016. As atrocities against Amharas continue unabated, AAA is seeking a consultant to serve as an editor for its human rights reports. The Human Rights Reports Editor/ Consultant ensures reports' accuracy, clarity, and quality on human rights abuses and violations. The editor works with a team of writers to ensure that reports adhere to international human rights standards and guidelines. The editor must have excellent editorial skills, be knowledgeable about international human rights law, and have strong attention to detail.
Edit and proofread reports on human rights abuses and violations for accuracy, clarity, and quality.