Overview

Country: Malawi
Location: Chikwawa, Malawi
Dates: Flexible
Project Length:  10-14 days
Application Deadline: July 31st, 2016
Project ID: 1617_Malawi

ABOUT THE CHARITY

This NGO’s mission is to alleviate poverty and create lasting change in vulnerable communities. They aim to promote community education through training and awareness programs on the following issues: gender equality, child marriage prevention, WASH, HIV/AIDS, youth development, governance and democracy.  

PROJECT DETAILS

The volunteer will accompany a project coordinator to a variety of different sites to take photos or video footage of the programs and portraits/interviews of the teachers, headmasters, students and community leaders. The main focus of the project will be to help increase community awareness on gender equality, gender based violence and child marriage.  - See more at: http://www.photographerswithoutborders.org/malawi#sthash.2e7d5dZH.dpuf

QUALIFICATIONS

 Desirable

  • Experience in overseas development
  • Experience traveling abroad in developing nations

Essential

  • Proficient in photography or videography
  • Willingness to immerse in local cultures
  • Respect to cultural sensitivities
  • Excellent interpersonal and communications skills
  • Open to new experiences 

PROGRAM FEE

$1500.00

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Important notes

The opportunities listed below are open to all of our member storytellers (photographers/videographers). 

A complete membership application includes your application form and your $25 application fee.

Photographers & videographers selected are responsible for fundraising their PWB Program Fee and other project-related costs. 

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