Litigation Call for Proposals

NEW CALL! Feasibility studies on remedies for cultural rights abuses in the Middle East and North Africa region

Deadline: 30 July 2014, 9:00 pm GMT.

In the framework of the European Union (EU) funded regional programme “Media and Culture for Development in the Southern Mediterranean Region Programme”Minority Rights Group International (MRG), in partnership with the Prince Claus Fund for Culture and Development, the Civic Forum Institute Palestine, andAndalus Institute for Tolerance and Anti-Violence Studies, intends to investigate and assess the possibility of using legal remedies to tackle cultural rights abuses in the Southern Mediterranean Region.

We will fund up to seven qualified legal researchers or professionals to carry out a study of the feasibility of using legal remedies for abuses of cultural and other related human rights particularly affecting minorities.Each project will be in the range of €2,000-€3,000.

We welcome applications from civil society organisations, legal professionals, law firms and universities.

Check how to apply here.