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Public organisation "Perm regional branch of the International historical-enlightenment charity and human rights society "Memorial"

Public organisation "Perm regional branch of the International historical-enlightenment charity and human rights society "Memorial"

Krupskoy, 40, 614070, Perm, Russian Federation

http://pmem.ru/ - +73422825442

description of organisation

Perm regional branch of the society "Memorial" was founded 12 December 1988. Today Perm "Memorial" counts more than three thoursand members, has 17 affiliates in different cities and regions of Perm krai. Perm "Memorial" is one of the largest public organisations in the region.

Main aims and directions of work of Perm "Memorial":
- commemoration and perpetuation of the memory of victims of totalitarian regime in the USSR;
- assistance in a complete and public rehabilitation of all victims of political repressions;
- restoration of historical truth about the crimes of stalinism, about illegal terroristic methods of ruling the state; studying their reasons and consequences; assistance in recognition of the crimes of stalinism against humans, creation and implementation of constructive solutions in social and legislative spheres, related to surmounting of totalitarian heritage, to creation of solid guarantees agains restoration of totalitarism;
- defending human rights in different spheres of social life;
- active involvement into democratic transformations, assistance in development of active citizenship and legal awareness of citizens , especially young generation.
- to engage young people in social and political activities, civil actions and protection of young people’s rights.
- to promote ideas of volunteering and peaceful conflict resolution

The projects we carry out on a regular basis:

VOLUNTEER SERVISES:
Volunteer service for elderly and lonely victims of the political repressions
Workcamps
Search expeditions “On the Memory Rivers”

HUMAN RIGHTS:
Workshops and seminars for the volunteers
Public campaigns
Protection of Rights of Soldiers and Conscripts

HISTORICAL AND EDUCATIONAL DIRECTION:
Exhibitions
Human Rights Education

This organisation holds a European Solidarity Corps Quality Label. The Quality Label certifies that the organisation is able to run projects in compliance with the principles and objectives of the European Solidarity Corps.

Scope Volunteering

Role Expiry date
Supporting31/12/2020
Host31/12/2020
PIC no: 923696663 | Last updated on 20/03/2019

Organisation topics

Human rights

Equality and non-discrimination

Citizenship and democratic participation