Overview

Country: Nicaragua
Location: Managua, Nicaragua
Project Length: 12 days

Dates: February to August 2019
Application Deadline: TBD
Project ID: 1904

ABOUT THE PROJECT PARTNER

This NGO is a registered Nicaraguan and Canadian Charity with the simple, ambitious mission of ‘Making Educational Possible’ for all children in Nicaragua and the world.
In Nicaragua, only 56% of children are able to graduate from the 6thgrade. This NGO’s vision is to see all children in school and finishing their primary education. They have simple, cost-effective programs to empower children to go to school and stay in school.

PROJECT DETAILS

The photographer will meet the NGO’s staff, photograph students, teachers, and community. He/she will also document delivery of school supply packages to partner school in Managua/Masaya area. As well, he/she will visit a school in mid-construction and photograph the construction crew at work and community volunteers, along with international volunteers. The photographer will also visit Leon area, and photograph teachers and ask about their stories and struggles. The NGO would like to use the photos for fundraising purposes, as well their impact reports, and social media.

QUALIFICATIONS

Essential

  • Proficient in photo-documentary/photojournalism

  • Experience using editing software (e.g. Photoshop, InDesign) 

  • Excellent interpersonal and communications skills

  • Open to new experiences 

 Desirable

  • Experience in overseas development and travelling in developing nations

  • Basic Spanish 

 

PROGRAM FEE

$ 2,094 USD

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