Legal Advisor and Outreach – Team Lebanon (volunteer position)

Who we are

AsyLex is a Swiss non-profit organisation which supports asylum seekers in their procedure by providing free legal aid online. All activities are financed by donations and made possible by more than 150 volunteers in Switzerland, Greece, Italy, and Lebanon working for free.

What you will do

We are looking for volunteers to manage the Team Lebanon of our organization. Your key responsibilities will be:

  • Maintaining and establishing a network of partner organizations in Lebanon
  • Responding to requests from partner organizations
  • Advising and supporting clients in their legal matters in Lebanon (e.g., humanitarian visa, resettlement, social and medical support) and referring clients to partner organizations.

What we are looking for

You are currently based in Lebanon and ideally you have an academic background in law, political science, international relations or in a related field. Fluency in English is required, Arabic and any other language (for example French) is a plus. You have a profound interest in asylum and refugee issues and are passionate about helping people and assisting them in their legal matters- You love to take initiative, network and are reliable. If you are willing to support us in our cause as well as available at least 3 hours per week (work done remotely), we are looking forward to hearing from you (motivational letter and CV) at