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Online Internship Opportunity at Parichay, NRC Legal Aid Clinic, Assam| Apply by 6th Februaury 2022



About Parichay

Parichay is a collaborative legal aid clinic set up by law schools in India, to assist persons excluded from the National Register of Citizens in Assam. Persons excluded from the NRC in Assam have the right to file appeals before the Foreigners Tribunals against their exclusion. Parichay works with lawyers and paralegals to assist them through the appeals process. They also engage in documentation and research to generate a greater understanding of citizenship laws in India. The core areas of work are drafting appeals for filing before the Foreigners’ Tribunals, documentation of the NRC exercise, research into broader questions of human rights, and conducting training sessions for lawyers, paralegals, and students.

About the Internship

Interpreting and translating interviews, documents, exhibits, and extracts of case files from Assamese/Bengali to English and vice versa.Conducting research on case laws and legal questions revolving around citizenship, human rights, or constitutional law for cases before various Courts and for any other strategic litigation that Parichay may assist with.


Eligibility

Applicants should meet the 2 following conditions-

  • Assamese/Bengali oral and written communications skills

  • 5-year LL.B. degree/ 3-year LL.B. degree / LL.M. enrolled students.


How to Apply? Fill in the Google Form with your personal details, CV, and a statement of purpose of no more than 500 words.

Applicants will subsequently be contacted for undergoing a language translation test followed by an interview.


Other Details

  • Application link: https://lawc.to/uyEM3

  • Last date to apply: 6th February 2022

  • For queries, please email at contact@parichay.org.in

  • For official website, click here.

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