Volunteer at Belarusian Human Rights House

Deadline: 20 September 2013
Open to: people with active civic stand in life, who are ready to dedicate their time and efforts to volunteering
Benefits: possibility of self-realization and participation in interesting Belarusian and international projects, seminars and lectures, as well as opportunities to get new useful contacts, knowledge and experience

Description

The Barys Zvozskau Belarusian Human Rights House calls for people with active civic stand in life, who are ready to dedicate their time and efforts to volunteering, who are interested in gaining experience and knowledge, as well as meeting new people, to join a team of volunteer trainees.

The Barys Zvozskau Belarusian Human Rights House works in exile in Vilnius, Lithuania, since 2007 and helps human rights defenders in their work. The house organises trainings and provides space and facilities for different activities and events (seminars, schools, trainings, conferences) to human rights defenders, NGOs, journalists, students, teachers and researchers.

The main areas of the volunteer help will be: 

  • helping in organizing and holding activities
  • technical assistance for the processing of documents and information
  • analytical work;
  • journalistic work during specific events (for photojournalists);
  • developing of creative ideas
  • other types of assistance – depending on the wishes, abilities and opportunities.

Benefits

It should be noted that the work of trainees is based on the interest and enthusiasm, and is not paid. However, these type of activities provides volunteers with the possibility of self-realization and participation in interesting Belarusian and international projects, seminars and lectures, as well as opportunities to get new useful contacts, knowledge and experience.

Application

All interested should send CV and cover letter to [email protected] by 20 September 2013.

Send all questions to [email protected] More details are available at the official website HERE.

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