About Amnesty International Dundalk Group
We campaign for a world where human rights are enjoyed by all. In the local group we work to promote human rights, locally and internationally, through various events including our annual art competition and monthly letter writing actions
The Dundalk Group of Amnesty International would like to extend a call for new members.
Our group has been based in Dundalk for over 20 years and has worked on many landmark human rights cases / issues. We work to promote and highlights human rights locally and internationally through various events and actions.
Volunteers will be asked to assist with various tasks, such as helping to deliver a very successful primary schools poster competition, exhibition in Oriel Gaol in December and letter writing to petition governments. The group meets on the second Monday of every month (Sept-May) in Dundalk.
Maybe you have some skills which could help the group and our human rights work, if you have some time to spare and think this might be something you'd be interested in, get in touch, we would love to hear from you!
What's required for this position
Each group member brings different skills and experiences to the organisation and we welcome anyone who has some time to spare and has an interest in human rights.
- Advocacy/ Lobbyist
- Arts/ Music/ Drama
- Community Development/ Social work
- Personable Skills
Level of English required for this role:
Times and commitment required for this role
Minimum time commitment: Flexible
Location of volunteering opportunity:
Community Room, Tesco Extra Dundalk, Co. Louth
Also available in these counties
Screening details for this role:
Volunteers will be provided with the following supports:
- Support/ advice/ recognition
Is this opportunity suitable for groups/teams of volunteers?
Benefits you will receive as a volunteer
You will gain experience volunteering with the largest NGO in the world. You will help promote and support human rights work locally and internationally. On occasions you will have the opportunity to attend special events.