Country Specialists are AIUSA volunteer leaders commissioned to serve as AIUSA's country experts and strategists. Note that these positions are unpaid volunteer positions, only AI related expenses are reimbursed. Country Specialists are selected on the basis of a combination of country expertise and experience, Amnesty International knowledge and human rights activist experience, and the organization's needs in that area. Candidates who have lived in the country and speak the language are preferred. In most cases, a minimum of a two-year commitment is requested. Though it is difficult to estimate the time commitment required of volunteers, it is estimated that the position averages ten hours per week. In the interest of avoiding any perception of political bias, Country Specialists may not be assigned to their country of birth, citizenship or naturalization.
Contact for further information: Phone: (202) 544-0200; Fax: (202) 546-7142; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Send resume and cover letter to: Amnesty International, 600 Pennsylvania Ave SE, Washington, DC 20003, Attn.: Cogroup Recruitment Office, #WWW-98. P