Location: Thika, Kenya
Dates: September / October
Project Length: 14 days
Application Deadline: TBD
Project ID: 1851
ABOUT THE CHARITY
This organization offers pre-school, after school programs, and job readiness training for underprivileged families in Kenya. Since change happens at the community level, their programs not only engage children and youth, but also empower parents, driving change throughout the whole community.
The photographer (and videographer) will be introduced to the centre’s staff and volunteers, and will visit local villages, daycare and other key programs at the centre. The images will be used for their website and social media.
Experience in overseas development and travelling in developing nations
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.
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