The Institute for the Investigation of Communist Crimes and the Memory of the Romanian Exile (IICCMER) announced the launch of its Volunteer and Mentorship Program for the Youth, organized during April – August 2016. The first module will have a duration of three months, after which new sessions will be organized

If you are under 26 years old and want to get involved in projects that can expand minds and change mentalities, we welcome your resume, together with the application form, at by April 30, 2016.

If you are among the 5 selected persons for our program, you will play a major part in the development of IICCMER and we will provide valuable resources for your own. Depending on our needs and your options, you will be able to become part of the various specialized structures within our organization. The work program will be of approximately 10 hours per week and your activities will consist of involvement in organizing events, concepts for promo campaigns, providing support for research, drafting texts, archiving, updating website content, photocopying, etc. You will benefit from logistic support, access to the library and the Institute’s databases.

You will have permanent guidance from a coordinator and the chance of improving your communication, time management, organizational and interpersonal skills, as well as the actual possibility of understanding the role of IICCMER in preserving the memory of the communist regime.

If you are interested in building a career in the field, volunteering with IICCMER can represent an extraordinary experience. The possibility of getting in contact with the internal work environment and the practical problems can be crucial in making a decision that can influence your future.

We look forward to having you in our team!

Applications can be sent at by April 30. The results will be published on May 3, 2016. Those selected based on their applications will be invited to an interview.