Paid Internship Program

Overview The Ethiopian Human Rights Council (EHRCO) and Ethiopia Human Rights Project (EHRP), in collaboration with Civil Rights Defenders, organized paid Internship opportunities to emerging human rights defenders. The Internships provide individuals with valuable hands-on experience working with local human rights organizations. The Paid Internship last 4-5-months and consist of 20-hour work per week. Interns […]

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Survey on Human Rights Treatment in Closed Institutions of Ethiopia

Closed Institutions are those public institutions with maximum security and restricted access to the general public. These include prisons, juveniles, mental health institutions, orphanages, refugees and etc. Ethiopian Human Rights Project (EHRP) in association with the Swedish Civil Rights Defenders (CRD) run an online survey on to grasp perceptions toward human rights condition in these […]

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A Brief Stay Inside Amanuel Mental Hospital

Befekadu Hailu Amanuel Mental Hospital has been the only state-owned psychiatric facility in Ethiopia for decades. Kotebe General Hospital, which also has a psychiatric facility along with other services, has been established in 2017 and has few capacity of admission. Amanuel Mental Hospital, in contrary, has over 270 beds for both women and men patients. […]

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