Overview

Country: Paraguay
Location: Laguna Blanca, Paraguay
Dates: Flexible
Project Length: 10-14 days
Application Deadline: July 31st, 2016
Project ID: 1635_Paraguay

ABOUT THE CHARITY

This is a not-for-profit conservation organization that protects habitats and species in Paraguay through scientific research and community outreach. They also promote a responsible approach to reserve management where tourists contribute to social, scientific and conservation projects that are designed to have a positive impact on Paraguay.

PROJECT DETAILS

The volunteer would help create a new profile of this NGO as it currently runs. This will include helping to raise awareness of conservation issues facing Paraguay, documenting the training of young scientists from all over the world in biological fieldwork techniques, as well as helping to promote Eco-Leadership among young people in under-served Paraguayan communities.  

QUALIFICATIONS

 Desirable

  • Knowledge of Spanish is an asset
  • Experience in overseas development
  • Experience traveling abroad in developing nations

Essential

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

PROGRAM FEE

$1 500.00

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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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