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Amnesty International Network Utrecht is looking for activist leaders

Amnesty International Network Utrecht is looking for activist leaders

Amnesty International is a democratic global movement of people who campaign for internationally recognized human rights to be respected and protected for everyone. Its power lays in the profound commitment and motivation of its members, who aspire to fight injustice through rapid and decisive action.

Amnesty International Network Utrecht is looking for activist leaders. Voluntary position, average of 4-7 hours per week

Amnesty International Network Utrecht (AINU) is a network in Utrecht where everyone can contribute to having a positive effect on the world through learning about and committing to the fight against human rights violations.

Who are you?

  • You are curious and connecting
  • You like to take responsibility 
  • You are capable of working project-based
  • You enjoy meeting and approaching new people
  • You know how to motivate people to fight for human rights
  • You are capable of creating a team of activists that want to campaign together

About the job

As an activist leader, your job consists mainly of following aspects:

1. Composing a team of activists

  • Recruiting activists 
  • Coaching your activists
  • Involving your team members in the execution of the campaign-specific actions
  • Contributing to the personal development of your activists 

2. Development and execution of a campaign/ action with your team

  • Developing actions on a local level to reach the goals you have designed with your team 
  • Responsible for the execution of events/actions

What does Amnesty offer you?

  • You will be part of a network with enthusiastic people that want to fight Human Rights injustice
  • You will be able to gain experience in campaigning with Amnesty
  • You will develop your knowledge and skills through training provided  by Amnesty
  • A lot of space for your ideas
  • Expense allowance 

Are you an activist leader and excited to set up a new local campaign with the Amnesty Network Utrecht?

Do not hesitate and send an email with your resume and motivation letter to info@ainu.amnesty.nl