Overview

Country:  India
Location:   Kolluru
Dates:  June 2-15 2019
Project Length: 10 - 14 days
Project ID: 1902
Producer: Myroslava Stadnyk

ABOUT THE charity

This NGO’s mission is to enable every person, equip leaders, and establish self-sustaining communities. We achieve this through a 4-phase approach: clean water, education, affordable medical care, and women empowerment. The NGO provides drinking water, educates on the importance of hand washing, provides affordable education through their International School, provides equal access to basic affordable medical care, and empowers women to be business entrepreneurs and girls to go to school.

PROJECT DETAILS

The photographer will be introduced to the NGO’s staff, visit their school, as well as the Soap Women program. He/she will conduct staff interviews, visit water well sites, engage with students in classrooms. The images will be used to demonstrate the NGO’s impact via social media, newsletter, website, and presentations.

QUALIFICATIONS

Essential

  • Proficient in photo-documentary/photojournalism  

  • Excellent interpersonal and communications skills 

  • Open to new experiences 

  • Storytelling - Must submit a minimum of one (1) article 800-1000 words upon completion of the project, to complement the images/footage of this assignment.

 Desirable

  • Experience in overseas development and travelling in developing nations 

 

PROGRAM FEE

$2,910

Note: As per the NGO, you should expect approximately $320 out of pocket expenses based on your food and recreational preferences.  

Click here to learn about what program fees cover.


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