Call for applications for the II CEE&CA BHR Academy is open! Apply before 14 July 2024!

20 czerwca, 2024

It is time for the II Central and Eastern Europe & Central Asia Summer Academy on Business and Human Rights (The CEE&CA Summer Academy)  that will take place over five working days between 25 September – 1 October, 2024

The II CEE&CA Summer Academy is open only to nationals/citizens of CEE & Central Asia countries. Full information about the Academy, incl. eligibility criteria and application process is available online at the CEE&CA Summer Academy website. Draft programme can be downloaded here.

Online application form is available here, however please note that its submission needs to be supplemented by sending CV and motivation statement to: ceeca-academy@pihrb.orgApply now!

The deadline for submitting applications extended till July 21st, 2024 (Sunday), 23:59 CEST. Applicants who submit their completed applications on time will be informed about the outcome of their selection process via email by July 29th, 2024.

The Participants of the Summer Academy will gain the knowledge, skills and competences that will allow them to support the implementation of the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights in their respective countries and companies, which will contribute to improvement in the respect for human rights in the context of business operations across the region. They will also gain the opportunity to become members of the CEE&CA BHR Association.

The course fee is set at 250 Euro however applicants from NGOs, academia, public administration and students can apply for the full fee waiver already at the application stage. In case of it being waived, the administration fee of 25 Euro will have to be paid, within 3 weeks of receiving confirmation of acceptance.

Please share information about the II CEE&CA BHR Summer Academy with all those who might  be interested in building their knowledge and skills in the Business and Human Rights area!

The CEE&CA Summer Academy is organized by the Polish Institute for Human Rights and Business (PIHRB) and the Ukrainian Yaroslav Mudryi National Law University in partnership with the Global Business Initiative on Human Rights and in collaboration with the CEECA Resource Hub, the CEE Business and Human Rights Association and the UNDP.

The Summer Academy 2024 is possible thanks to partial funding from Sigrid Rausing Trust funding and pro-bono engagement of PIHRB, YMNLU, GBI and other organizations.





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