Location: Kathmandu (Manohara, Jagritinagar, Godawari, Sindhupalchwok, Thamel, Pathibhara, Ramhiti)
Project Length: 14 days
Dates: Early September or after November 25, 2019
Project ID: 1995
Producer: Myroslava Stadnyk
ABOUT THE charity
Established in 1992, this NGO’s mission is to create violence-free homes and society where women and children can live a life of dignity. The organization is mainly focused in the area of safety, security and empowerment of the women and girls faced with different kinds of violence; they are also involved in the economic empowerment of the women in the non-formal area of economy. Their main activities/projects include: operation of shelters for gender-based violence and sexual violence survivors; organizing awareness against sexual and gender-based, as well as domestic violence; children shelters – which will be documented by the Associate during this project (in Manohara, Jagritinar, Godawari, Sindhupalchwok, Thamel, Pathibhara, Ramhiti).
Goal 5: Gender Equality
Goal 8: Decent Work and Economic Growth
Goal 16: Peace Justice and Strong Institutions
*PWB Camera Program Project
During the project, the Associate will be required to organize a workshop for the NGO’s team on photography and storytelling.
The images will be used for social media, presentations, other marketing materials and campaigns.
Storytelling - Must submit a minimum of one (1) original article, 800-1000 words upon completion of the project, to complement the images/footage of this assignment.
Teaching/workshop facilitator skills – PWB CAMERA PROGRAM PROJECT!
Proficient in photo-documentary/photojournalism
Experience using editing software (Photoshop, InDesign)
Excellent interpersonal and communications skills
Adaptable to new and different situations, flexible and patient
Respect to cultural sensitivity
Experience in overseas development and travelling abroad in developing nations
Understanding of the issues associated with gender-based and domestic violence.
Note: As per the NGO, you should expect approximately $390 out of pocket expenses based on your food and recreational preferences.
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