Location: Northern Thailand
Dates: February, 2015 (Exact dates can not be guaranteed. Find out why here)
Application Deadline: September 10th, 2014
Project ID: THAILAND
ABOUT THE CHARITY
This charity is a social welfare organization with the focus on helping the disadvantaged people in Northern Thailand out of poverty, to improve the quality of their lives, and to enable a better future. Their main focus is children's projects and education, renewable energy and water, and community and social enterprise projects. They work in rural areas of Northern Thailand with a practical and grass root orientation. Through education and self-sustainability they help those in need so that they can help themselves.
Photographer/Videographer: Working in remote areas of Northern Thailand with the Karen people, the photographer and/or videographer will capture images and video on building awareness around numerous projects with the focus on children, community and water based initiatives.
- Experience in photo-documentary or photojournalism
- Committed to respecting and promoting human rights
- Respect to cultural sensitivity
- Excellent interpersonal and communications skills
- A tendency towards adventure travel
- Lodging and food will be very basic and on-site in remote villages. The volunteer needs to be very adaptable and be able to survive and endure in difficult tropical conditions.
- Experience in overseas development in the global south
- Speak Thai
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