Overview

Country:  Togo
Location: Lome, Togo
Dates: March/April 2016
Project Length: 14 days
Application Deadline:
Project ID: 1616_togo

ABOUT THE CHARITY

Since 2013, this NGO’s mission is to contribute to educating people from impoverished African communities. This NGO’s emphasis is on education, engagement and empowerment in local communities, and always with sustainability in mind. 

PROJECT DETAILS

This project would highlight this NGO’s efforts that continue to provide education to communities through their women’s empowerment, street children sport development, orphanage, and teaching projects. Our long term goal is to set up a youth development institute that will house over 50 vulnerable and homeless children and teach hundreds more. It will be run by locals who will be assisted by skilled volunteer teams, the center will consist of the following facilities: a modern farm,  hospital, quality separate housing units for homeless boys and girls, an elementary school, high school, a ‘’Learning Bus”, and a sports training center.

QUALIFICATIONS

 Desirable

  • Experience in overseas development
  • Experience travelling abroad in developing nations
  • Fluent in French

Essential

  •  Experience in photo-documentary or photojournalism
  •  Proficient in photography and videography 
  •  Respect to cultural sensitivity  as you will be working with vulnerable people on sensitive topics 
  •  Excellent interpersonal and communications skills 
  •  Adaptable to new and different situations, flexible and patient

PROGRAM FEE

$1500.00

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